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The Pink Aisle

When I met my husband,Gregg,  he was a 34-year-old divorcé with no children. Despite having no desire whatsoever on my part to even date, much less get married again, within hours of meeting we were talking about getting married. 1,102 more words



Got home tonight with the kids, and the ex and his fiancé were home in their apartment.

Thing 4 immediately wanted to go meet Baby (that’s the nickname his dad gave her). 121 more words

Divorce Life

The Fam

I am the oldest child. We have an ecellectic family.  Here’s how it goes:

My mother had five children, my father had five children. I am the oldest of seven.

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Personal Story

Child of defacto spouse = step-child in family provision claim

In today’s society, it’s not uncommon for someone to refer to their defacto partner’s child as their own.  They are often just as close to them, if not even closer, than their own, biological children. 420 more words


DIY (Don't Injur Yourself)

Don’t get me wrong, I thought I could stay away from it for a while, I thought I could resist the urge of trying it out but I finally fell victim – to Pinterest. 481 more words


A thousand violins begin to play.

I’m not quite sure why, because I’m sure he didn’t play the same song over and over for hours, this song always reminds me of my dad (step-dad). 645 more words


Calling all step and half relatives

A while back I posted about becoming an Instant Dad, and earlier this week I saw an image that summed things up pretty well for me: 243 more words

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