Stepfamilies

November 12, 2018

Stepmoming the Motherless Child

Recently, at a stepmom event I observed the large number of full time stepmoms. These are women who have their stepkids full time, and mom is […]
June 11, 2018

Stepfamilies and Father’s Day

My husband never even gets a call or a card from his kids on Father’s Day,” the stepmom shared. “He tries to pretend it doesn’t matter, […]
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 28, 2018

Why Don’t My Stepkids Like Me?

“I try so hard to be a good stepmom, but nothing I do seems to make a difference,” stepmom Lisa wept. “No matter how many times […]