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Parenting: Some Maintenance Required

So, the last blogpost I wrote was on 13 December….in 2013. Why? Its not because I haven’t been able to think of any insightful things to write about. 1,235 more words


SINGLE MOM CONFESSIONS #4 (Please Don't Forget Who was Here First!!)

You knew that this time would come. You are no longer with your child’s father, and you have decided to co-parent to the best of your ability. 962 more words

How to Cope With a Difficult Ex-Spouse

We found this insightful article on stepparentingwithgrace.com and thought we would share it:

I’m addressing a question today I received from a reader. How do you cope as a stepmom when you’re dealing with a biological mom who is belittling to you and doesn’t want you in her children’s lives? 498 more words

Dramatic Exits - A True Story Part Three and Final

      So the drinking binges at Margaret and Doug’s house continued and my sister and I continued to resent them. Once, I wanted to send mom a rose with a note on my birthday but I was living in the city at that time and it was going to cost too much to have it delivered. 670 more words

Dramatic Exits - A True Story Part Two

     Margaret got her new house and though it didn’t seem much larger than the old one, I’m sure getting away from the memories of the old house was a relief. 933 more words