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Christmas Baking

It is that time of year again and the baking has already begun!! Sylvia and I both like to bake our special treats for Christmas. She has students and co-workers that she gives these baked goods to and I have staff and friends I like to share with. 435 more words



Any step-parent out there will tell you. It is difficult to parent a kid who you barely have time with let alone bond with. My step-daughter is coming for the holidays and to be honest I’m kind of anxious. 568 more words



Dear Charlie James,

Tomorrow, you turn seven.

We don’t get to see you on Mondays, so we celebrated you today with food (you requested roast chicken with pigs in blankets and then Nanny made you the most delicious chocolate birthday cake), board games, presents and lots of family time. 227 more words


How To Live Life As A Blended Family

This is an online interview I did with 55 year old Annie. I hope her story can inspire those who are just starting out living as a blended family. 2,955 more words

Serious Stories

83 Days

Thanksgiving tomorrow. What am I most thankful for? My daughter. She is my whole entire world and I love her more than I ever knew I was capable of loving any living thing. 906 more words


The wicked step-mother that that never had a chance

I’m a mom of 3. Two biological sons and one step-daughter. There’s another step-daughter out there, but I don’t get to know her. Not everyone gets offered the chance to be a step-parent when there are children around from previous relationships. 1,216 more words



If you work in any type of place that deals with kids, or if you are a parent, you will be able to understand better than those who don’t. 137 more words