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It's not a competition

Funny thing about having various struggles in life; a person can find themselves in a competition they didn’t even know existed. No one wins any real prize. 518 more words

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Stepping Up

I get it now. Being a parent is tough.

But being a step-parent? That’s a different kind of tough.

Disclaimer: I know how unbelievably blessed I am. 613 more words


The Countdown is On

Today marks 24 days until my Fiance and I tie the knot. I honestly cannot wait to marry this man. As hard as the last 4 years have been I am the happiest I have ever been and wouldn’t change it for the world. 500 more words

But that's what I've always done.

I told my therapist that I started the blog. She told me I needed to write down my thoughts and feelings so I could process things. 726 more words

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Step- Parenting: Recharging your Batteries

It wasn’t until I met my partner and his daughter that I realised just how important it is to take time out for yourself.
Being a step- parent figure is incredibly hard, especially if your partner’s children aren’t as welcoming of you as you would like. 1,310 more words


In the beginning...

Life at the moment is pretty good. The boys are, for the most part, relatively easy-going kids. Sure there’s the ‘two Fs’ to contend with on a daily basis (fighting and farting), but the general vibe in the house is a good one. 644 more words


MY job as mom.

There are a lot of titles I carry as a mom.

  1. President: My husband might argue this point a little, but even he phones and clears things with me before planning things.
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