The Best Thing a Father Can Do For His Children is to Love Their Stepmother 

I've seen this quote circling the internet, "The best thing a father can do for his daughter is to love their mother." Every time I read it I add, or stepmother. Dads, the way you love your partner sets the tone for the way your children respect their stepmother. Your actions speak more to your ...

It’s the Simple Things. Reflections From Our Family Vacation

Being on vacation for a week with my husband and stepdaughters, allowed me the chance to reflect on life. These opportunities allow us to regroup, relax, bond, and have some fun. My husband and I want our children to learn to unwind, embrace these moments, and appreciate spending time together having adventures as a family. ...

Facebook Live Video Link

Nacho Mom, Jennifer Zelman and I teamed up to discuss boundaries. Click the link to watch.  Video Link Here's a roadmap you can use to setting boundaries in your life.  Click here to check out the Stepmom Warrior- Stepfamily Lifeline Services.

Stepmom Warrior Support Group 

If you're interested in joining Stepmom Warrior Support Group (SWSG), email me at stepmomwarrior@gmail.com and let me know you're interested in joining the SWSG. Click here to check out the Stepmom Warrior- Stepfamily Lifeline Services.

Thank You for All You Do. Happy Father’s Day to My Husband 

You are one of a kind. You are valued. Every day I am grateful for your presence and for all that you do for us. You bring so much love into our lives. My heart is filled when I watch the girls laugh and smile as you tickle them. My heart is filled when you ...

Finding Balance in Stepfamily Life

Finding balance in stepfamily life can be a challenge. In fact you can't search for balance, you have to create it. It's important to evaluate how much time you need for yourself, with your partner, and with your family. If you feel balanced then I applaud you. It is not easy to balance it all. ...

Don’t Be a Nag! Healthy Communication is Key to a Happy Marriage- From My Husband’s Perspective 

I asked my husband to dispense some wisdom from the male perspective regarding advice he’d give to other stepfamily couples. His first statement was, “don’t be a nag!” According to http://dictionary.com, nag is defined: to annoy by persistent faultfinding, complaints, or demands. Dr. Markman said, “nagging is the enemy of love, if allowed to persist.” ...

Stepmoms…Are You Ready to Work on Your S#*t?

Get clear on what you want. Make a plan. Work on that shit. This is the process my coaching clients and I use to make improvements in their life. If you're ready to work on your shit, click here to access my Stepmom Warrior- Stepfamily Lifeline Services.

“Keep the Fights Clean and the Sex Dirty.” How to Fight Fair in Your Relationship 

Having disagreements in your relationship is inevitable. In fact it's healthy to fight. But it's how you fight that really matters. Fighting fair allows you and your partner an opportunity to gain strength, make growth, learn about each other, express vulnerabilities, and improve your relationship. Tips to Fighting Fair: 1. Identify the Problem: Identify the ...

Happy Stepmother’s Day!

Wishing all of my fellow stepmoms a Happy Stepmother's Day! I honor all of you for all you do in your "mothering" role. Stepmotherhood is rewarding and challenging. Somedays you feel overwhelmed with love and other days you feel forgotten. Somedays you have it all figured out and other days you feel crazy. It brings out ...

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