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I'm trying

The hardest part of being a housewife and mother is the lack of recognition. You work non stop all day every day and no one notices. 192 more words


There's a teenager living in my house!

I had just got used to all the worries that come with parenting a baby/toddler (Is he still breathing? Oh my god, has he swallowed my medicine?) when the teenage stepson suddenly appeared in my house bringing a whole new host of concerns. 204 more words


Being the Evil Step Mother

GamerGirl is hubs daughter, she was only 2 1/2 when we started dating. Hubs and GUS mother (well call her PB) had broken up before anyone knew she was pregnant. 645 more words


A few words from the step-parenting front.

I couldn’t write yesterday. I was so defeated by my weekend, and so depressed about the reason why; nothing else presented itself as even an option. 608 more words

Blessed And Possessed


After a long night in the ER with my stepdaughter. Turns out she was only dehydrated from the mono. So they fixed her up and center on her way. 51 more words


My top is about to blow.

I am really trying to keep it together. My wife is in the hospital with brain cancer and viral meningitis. And now I am here in the ER with my step daughter. 178 more words


Driving Lessons.

As a step-mom, you have to be careful not to overstep your boundaries with the real mom; life is a constant negotiation, with strategic planning taking place around many things. 1,049 more words

Writing As Therapy