Another Q+A On Our Blended Family Life

Another Q+A On Our Blended Family Life

Here is the latest Q+A where I answer your questions on starting your own stepmom blog, meal planning during your time with the kids, how to support your stepkids with transition day and what to do if your stepkids won't come to you when they are upset! 

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CHANGES ARE COMING: Same same, with a little bit of different

CHANGES ARE COMING: Same same, with a little bit of different

Over the past few months I've been contemplating the future of this blog. Since I have made the commitment to be completely transparent with all of you, today I thought I'd give you a little update on the direction I am going to take.  Because well... this blog is as much for you as it is for me. 

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Who knew the SAHM Stigma is actually a real thing? 5 Absurd Things Other Women Have Said To Me About Being A Stay-At-Home-Mom

Who knew the SAHM Stigma is actually a real thing? 5 Absurd Things Other Women Have Said To Me About Being A Stay-At-Home-Mom

I've made it no secret that every now and then, I am blown away by some of the things that come out of people’s mouths! The things that people have said about my role as a stay-at-home-mom/stepmom, working-at-home-mom… however you want to categorize me on any particular day, is no exception. 

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Why We Celebrate Valentine's Day... And Think You Should Too!

Why We Celebrate Valentine's Day... And Think You Should Too!

You're probably getting sick of me saying that when you're relationship is at it's best, you're better parents, step-parents and just all around happier people... But it is the TRUTH ...As bust parents we should be take ANY opportunity we can to model a loving relationships! (This is especially true when there is a second marriage involved, because well, as we know the children's perception of a "happily ever after" is mostly likely a little tainted!)

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It's my first Q+A!

It's my first Q+A!

Over the past few weeks I've received a boatload of questions from you! So I thought I'd switch things up a bit and do a little Q+A! I'm covering everything from from what my husband REALLY thinks about my blog, to what I think about stepkids calling their stepmoms Mom, to how to deal with high conflict ex-wives to whether we are planning on having another baby!

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I Was All FUNKED Up: The 4 Things I Did To Get My Groove Back

I Was All FUNKED Up: The 4 Things I Did To Get My Groove Back

I write this blog because I want to be real, and talk about the things that most people won't. 
I've made a commitment to myself, and to you, to be be real, authentic and straight up. I"m not one to pretend like I have it together all of the time. In fact, I don't care who you are, I don't think everyone can be on their A game 24/7. I think we're all susceptible to funks here and there. 

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Skipping School, Skipping Work & Hitting The Slopes

Skipping School, Skipping Work & Hitting The Slopes

Family and friends often make comments about how we are "always on the go". It's true. We are.

We LOVE to jet-set off for a weekend, go up to cottage country, get away from the hustle bustle of everyday life, get some fresh air and just unwind. To say we are a pretty active family is an understatement. My husband and I have a "work hard/play hard" mentality and all about experiences and making memories! 

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