Stepparenting

My Child's Stepmom

Things I Wish I Could Tell My Child’s Stepmom

As far as divorced moms go, you'd probably consider me a lucky one. It's easy to take one look at our blended family - my daughter's father, stepmom, stepdad, and I, see how we all get along now and co-parent s...

Lessons Learned When I Embraced my Role as Second Wife

Coming into my role as a second wife to the love of my life was no easy feat. It's as if everywhere I turned there was another reminder of his former life, of the woman he loved before me. It was inescapable, perpetual torture. I wanted to surprise his mom...

Become a Co-parenting Champion!

Are you ready to stop fighting... and start CO-parenting? Whether you're divorced or separated from your child's mother or father, or marrying into a family with children, working together with the other parent...

The Harsh Realities of Stepparenting

My mother-in-law is a wonderful, caring, nurturing woman. She would give you the shirt off her back in a heartbeat. To boot, she's never met a stranger - can you imagine what kind of love that means for those of us in her family? Indescribable. But one day sh...