Stepfamilies

November 29, 2017

Stepfamilies and the “Perfect Christmas”

Stepparents frequently work very hard to make the holidays special for their stepkids. Magazines, TVand store displays reveal how the “perfect” holiday should materialize for our […]
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. […]