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!
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.
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.
I can remember when I was young, around 7 or 8, of my times down my Granny Joyce house in McNab, Arkansas. McNab with the population of 65, was the first place I can remember feeling authentically free. In McNab, right off a main highway road on vast acres where three homes. There was the brick home … Continue reading McNab Arkansas: My first experience of feeling free!
" 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.
My family calls me Martha Stewart . I am that person that loves making memories. I love it all; making homemade desserts and food to hot chocolate. I love playing Holiday music while the decorations are being put up. I am the one that's always grabbing a camera to freeze in time one moment of … Continue reading Life of a Step Mom: Holiday Seasons