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Transition Day Was The Worst

Back and forth.  Back and forth.  Our little (aka HJ) transitions back and forth between two households twice per week.  Our parenting agreement allows for her to be with each parent every week (except for some holidays where we practice a week on/week off arrangement).   718 more words

Fraser Valley

Too Good to be True

Well, we knew it wouldn’t last. She needs money and if her favourite ATM won’t give it to her, she’s going to stop letting the kids go to sports until she gets what she wants. 581 more words

PART 1 "FAMILY" - I've stopped talking to them again!

Its been about maybe 2 months or more since I haven’t spoken to anyone in my side of the family.
I manage to reach out to my Grandmother because the country she’s living in, is going through some extremely terrible weather.  665 more words


A Step-mom Navigating Mother's Day

This really felt like my first Mother’s Day. When I got home from work on Friday, Reegan gave me a gift he made for me at school. 412 more words

Step life

Cinderella. Snow white. Happily n’ever after. Enchanted. Tangled. The Parent Trap.

A list of films and they all have something in common….Wicked Stepmothers! Really!

I didn’t realise this until I found myself as a wicked Stepmother. 145 more words


Child Support Exasperation & Other Comedies

I tell you, my ex was $3,500 in the hole on child support before I finally took him to court. The judge did not like him one bit. 262 more words


Being A Step Parent

Being a step parent is a scary thing, even just the prospect of it can be scary!

I have always known Brian had a daughter, right from when we met long before he was my boyfriend, and it was never an issue for me. 504 more words