[coparent]ing

Would you rather be right or happy?

Tell Me, Stepmom: Would You Rather be Right or Happy?

So often I see stepmoms calling moms horrendous names, and I see equally horrifying things from moms about stepmoms or the children’s fathers. It makes my stomach churn.Not because they don’t deserve it. No...

Building Confidence after Divorce

Going through a divorce can really put your self-esteem through a loop. Whether you wanted the divorce or not, either way you'll be battling some pretty confusing emotions. You might be wondering why you weren'...

Dear Rude Co-parent, It’s not me. It’s you.

This morning, I pulled into my parking spot at work, and I judged my parking based on the distance away from the car next to me, as I always do. When I opened my door, I realized that I was really far from the ...
My Child's Stepmom

Things I Wish I Could Tell My Child’s Stepmom

As far as divorced moms go, you'd probably consider me a lucky one. It's easy to take one look at our blended family - my daughter's father, stepmom, stepdad, and I, see how we all get along now and co-parent s...