May 22, 2018

Stepmoms Without Biological Children

“My house is full of people, and I’m lonelier than I’ve ever been in my life,” stepmom Amelia shared. “I thought marrying a man with kids […]
May 7, 2018

A Mother’s Day Survival Guide for Stepmoms

“Laura, I’m a stepmom who doesn’t have biological children. Mother’s Day is extremely hard for me. Would it be okay if I just stay home, eat […]
March 5, 2018

Stepfamilies: When the Parent Doesn’t Parent (Part 2)

WOW!! Part one of this topic sure got the fur flying, and inflamed some stepmoms. So before reading Part 2, let me set the stage for […]
February 13, 2018

Lent: What is It?

Since I was raised Catholic I’m very familiar with Lenten tradition. I have a young life full of creamed cod fish, and Friday fish frys, to […]
December 29, 2017

I Married a Man With Kids: What Was I Thinking?

When planning our blended family wedding my husband, Steve, and I decided that Christmas would be the ideal season. Our pastor would definitely be available, the […]