We still have the same stressors. We still disagree about the same things. But these communication strategies have completely transformed how we do married life!
When I think of our first year of marriage, I don’t think of it as our “honeymoon stage” I think of it as our “adjustment stage”
Feel insecure about being the second wife? Wish you experienced those “firsts” with your husband. You NEED to read this!
Packing for our blended family questions - I’m answering all of your questions about how we navigate our stepfamily dynamics while going on vacation!
Want a good relationship with your husband’s ex-wife, but she hates your guts? Here’s what I think you should do!
I hate to be the one to break this to you, I really really do…
and what I did to turn my passion project, into a business!
I refuse to allow my daughter to live her life according to a week-on-week-off access schedule. It's just not going to happen.
I truly believe confidence breeds success, but the truth is, so many of us struggle with being confident. But the good news is, “faking it until your make it” seems to be just as effective!
Your comment was a wonderful reminder of why I have chosen to be so open about life as a stepmom in the first place.
and become the expert on your OWN life!
I wish I could go back and walk down that isle as the woman I am today. The woman who knows that being his second doesn't mean that our firsts are any less important.
Stuck for a father’s day gift this year? You won’t regret this one!
I want to let women know that they aren't alone in their struggles and their insecurities - so that they're not ashamed for feeling the way they feel. This is real, this is common, we need to stop feeling ashamed.
With summer holidays comes changes in routine and changes in schedules and for blended families co-parenting, this can sometimes cause some extra complications.
Seriously. Please take a few minutes and help me out here… It’s for both of us!
I never thought I could love someone and be annoyed by someone so much at the same time, but I guess that basically sums up marriage! Kidding… well not really!
It’s okay to get in a bad place from time to time. Ruts are natural. They happen to everyone. Just don’t pack up and stay there.
I can picture the outraged looks on your faces as you read the title of the post, but just hear me out!
You asked, so I answered: All things discipline, appointments, first right of refusal.
the moral of the story is, you just need to let time do it’s thing!
I knew that taking my makeup off with a baby wipe at the end of the day wasn't going to cut it anymore. If I wanted to get the glow back, it was time to get serious about my skin care routine...
Your Mother's Day celebration (or lack there of) does NOT define the level of love and appreciation that your stepchildren have for you. It just doesn't
It's important to get the conversation going - because if people don't start openly talking about it, women will continue to feel the way that I've been feeling - and it's a really sh*tty way to feel!
We overthink, we overanalyze and sometimes loose sight of what it's really about.
Do these 7 things to set yourself up for a success "week-on" with your stepkids (and I'm not just talking about chores and groceries)
Became all Moms have closets that look like this... right?!
You're always asking where I get Reese's clothes... so here you go!