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. […]
August 2, 2016

Stepfamily Living: What’s A “Hill to Die On”?

“I can’t get my stepkids to eat healthy foods,” a stepmom shared. “When they are at their mom’s house they eat fast food and stuff filled […]
June 29, 2016

Overcoming Stepmom Shame

“Laura, I was so excited to attend the stepmom retreat and meet other stepmoms. That was until I got to the registration desk,” three- year-stepmom, Joselyn […]
June 15, 2016

Stepdads and Father’s Day

My parents divorced when I was eight years old. Several years afterward my mom dated a man she met at work. I liked him right away. […]
June 13, 2016

The Smart Stepmom—Who is She?

“I wish I had learned this stepfamily stuff before I got remarried,” the stepmom shared. “I assumed it wouldn’t be much different than a first marriage. […]