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 […]
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 9, 2016

Why Can’t I Say-NO? Part 2

  Why Can’t I Say—NO? Part 1 If you are still questioning whether you are a people pleaser, here are a few questions that might help. […]
June 7, 2016

Why Can’t I Say—NO? Part 1

Several years into my second marriage I discovered that some of my marital problems had nothing to do with my husband, Steve, or his kids. I […]