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Category: Stepmom

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When Stepmom Becomes Grandma…or Not

Stepmoms are typically on a first-name basis with their stepkids–but should their “step” grandkids follow suit?  When I...

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Who comes first–your kids or your spouse?

Who comes first–your kids or your spouse? Ask any couple this question and odds are they’d insist hands-down, their spouse...

Not-Equal

Equal vs. Fair

Equal isn’t always fair. And what’s fair isn’t always equal. Do you agree? My husband is taking his two oldest children...

peacock feather

What doesn’t kill you…

What do peacocks and stepmoms have in common?  Back in the spring, my stepmom support group got together. It’s always a welcome...

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Hardest Job in the World

Do you think being a mom is the hardest job in the world? I would argue that being a stepmom is the hardest job on earth because it comes...

ChristmasinJuly

Christmas in July

When you think back to your childhood, what is the most cherished tradition your family shared? For the past three years, I’ve been...