What to wear to Easter brunch!
Easter means a lot to so many people. If you’re religious, this is a very sacred time of observance for you. If you’re a kid, you’re looking forward to a visit from the […]
Travelling with Kids: Plane Survival
By Preferred Pineapple
“Ladies and gentlemen, can we have your attention, please! The captain has turned on the fasten seat belt sign. If you haven’t already done so, plea […]
sarahp wrote a new post, Lessons with the Yogi Lama: Mindful Mother’s Day Tips! 5 days ago
Mindful Mother’s Day Tips
To begin with, I want to thank my family and friends (new and elder) around the world for such an incredible response to my first blog, “Being a team with biomom. If you missed it, you c […]
Healthy School Lunch Recipe
I frequently receive requests to share photos of my children’s school lunches. I appreciate the fact that moms/stepmoms can run out of lunch item ideas, and can easily get caught u […]
Are you Guilty of Financial Infidelity?
Have you ever hid a purchase from your partner or bought something out of spite? I hate to say it, but you’ve committed financial infidelity. The issue isn’t in these big o […]
Forget pastels, go dark this Spring and rock navy blue!
Spring has sprung, you can smell it in the air! Days are getting longer, warmer, and the energy is shifting! You’re motivated to clean up your winter […]
Blessings in your Blending: From Prison to Freedom
By: Kristie Carpenter
The Blended Family Mom
Are you in prison? Does it feel like you have lost freedoms? Do you feel like you want to escape?
Being in a […]
Nourishing Quinoa Salad Recipe!
This nourishing quinoa salad recipe is wonderful, because it’s light, yet filling, delicious and filled with nutrients. It can be served as a side dish alongside any meal, or i […]
sarahp wrote a new post, You don’t want to miss doing these 3 things each day! 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Pick three: Monthly Round-Up with Sarah Paterson!
This month I wanted to talk about learning to be a little more unbalanced. Yes, I just said that.
I want to be unbalanced.
Wondering who would ever tell […]
sarahp wrote a new post, Co-parenting and Coming Out by The Babbling Blonde 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Co-parenting and Coming Out
By: Beth McDonough
As stepfamilies are formed and begin to create new branches along our family trees, the roots of which usually belong to our stepkids, these branches […]
Such great contributor articles recently, loving all the insight!
@sarahpaterson and I couldn’t be more thrilled!
3 spring trends you already own!
Spring has sprung! The weather might not be screaming spring right now but we cannot wait for the new season. What better way to get your head in the spring game than to start […]
Travelling with Kids: Appeasing All Ages
Today’s modern and diverse family is busy, to say the least. Am I right?! That’s why it is so important to carve out some quality time together to reboot and ree […]
sarahp wrote a new post, How to be a team with biomom- Lessons with The Yogi Lama 1 month ago
Lessons with the Yogi Lama: How to be a team with biomom
Hello. Guten Tag from Germany, Social Stepmom Readers!
This might sound too good to be true but I am one of the rare unicorns orbiting in the stepmom […]
Making crafts with kids is such a great bonding experience. Yeah, there’s a bit of mess but kids love mess and the trick is that you get to control what kind of mess you guys make! If you’re looking to […]
By: Anna de Acosta
The Family Photo Shoot Dilemma – “Ours” Photos
I’m a part-time stepmom, and my stepkids come over every second weekend.
We just had our first “ours” baby, and […]
When Adult Stepchildren Stop Coming Over
By Claudette Chenevert
Have you ever felt as if your adult stepchildren have been ignoring you lately? It seems that whenever you call and leave a message, it takes […]
Blessings in Your Blendings: His Kids, Your Kids
A soon-to-be stepmom contacted me and asked for some tips on how to mix her partners kids and her kids together in a new family unit. Here is a part of her note to […]
I’m dealing with child support payments and it has caused a tremendous amount of stress – how should I deal with it?
“I’m so sick of making money for other people”.
If you’re with someone that is paying for c […]
The Only Clothes You NEED to Pack on Your Holiday!
Whether you’re a fashionista or not, we have all fallen victim to the stresses of deciding which clothes to pack for a holiday! Don’t over complicate it, and […]
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