Summer is Coming!

I could be partial because I am a summer baby! Gemini baby with the Air as my element all day long; but Summer has this trifecta thing going on; you see it has the Weather, Food and the Vacations. Let's start with the vacations. It's pretty cool because the kiddos are out of school so … Continue reading Summer is Coming!

Life of a Step Mom: How to handle Mother’s Day like a Boss!

Roses. Reserved tables at her favorite restaurant. Maybe a home cooked meal. Her favorite perfume, scarf, shoes or handbag. From homemade gifts to expensive ones to any gestures in between, Mother's Day is a very special day to celebrate Moms. For a step mom it is also a day you share; not just with all … Continue reading Life of a Step Mom: How to handle Mother’s Day like a Boss!

Life of a Step Mom: When Meeting the Ex catches you a Case!!!

I was having a cup of coffee with a group of women one day; when one of the ladies hadn't shown up. I called and texted but no answer. When I got home, I checked her social media pages; which to give you a hint; Face Book had just come online. I decided to reach … Continue reading Life of a Step Mom: When Meeting the Ex catches you a Case!!!

Life of a Step Mom: Creating Your Bond without the Dad.

I am unsure where the concept came from in regards to step moms being just the wife of the husband who is the dad. Sounds very Vulcan if you ask me. I mean logic; yes; a step mom is the wife of a dad. The issue is that the step mom is also the new … Continue reading Life of a Step Mom: Creating Your Bond without the Dad.

Life of a Step Mom: Bake and Bond!

You have just stumbled on the secret magic formula of bonding with your step child. Yes that's correct! Baking. One baking session and you will become Super Step Mom. You won't believe how simple it will be. So that's the blog! Get to baking. Okay Okay. Maybe it isn't that magical. It might not even … Continue reading Life of a Step Mom: Bake and Bond!

Life of a Step Mom: Sports and your Support.

Early mornings to out of town meets. When I became a Step Mom my life expanded a little into the sports world with my newly gained daughter Uni. Prior to becoming her Step Mom I had already started to share the gymnastics practices on Saturdays with my husband when she was went us. Part of … Continue reading Life of a Step Mom: Sports and your Support.

Life of a Step Mom: I am not the Friend.

" I just want to be their friend" . I have heard this from stepparents countless times. I have even heard this from parents. I personally have always found it strange for any adult to want to be friends with a child. Now the definition for friend is a person whom one knows and with … Continue reading Life of a Step Mom: I am not the Friend.