January 6, 2018

Sister Stepmom: When You Feel Like an Outsider

Laura, I feel like I’m standing outside of my house, holding my child’s hand, looking in the window. My child and I are on the exterior […]
June 16, 2017

When Someone You Love is Divorcing

This week New Your Times best-selling Christian author, Lysa Terkeurst , announced that she is divorcing. I read many Facebook posts responding to her announcement stating,  […]
December 14, 2016

Forgiveness: What it Is—What it Isn’t

by Laura Petherbridge Angela knew she need to forgive Leslie but she didn’t know how. After all, Leslie had betrayed their friendship by sharing conversations that […]
November 29, 2016

Where is the “Pause” Button?

“Laura, my life is so busy and hectic. I feel stressful all the time,” the woman stated. “Between the demands at my job, transporting the kids, laundry or […]
August 15, 2016

Stepmom Living: The Things I Did RIGHT!

A few years ago my husband and I attended his son’s 40th birthday party. It’s hard to believe he was only eleven when Steve and I married. […]