Free Date Ideas You’ll Actually Enjoy

Do you prioritize date night with your man? Is it non-negotiable on the calendar? Or does it come last (or close to last) on the list of things to get done? It's imperative that we nurture our relationships ...

Healthy Co-Parenting Begins with a Healthy You

Are you ready for all of the drama to END? For this stepmomming life to be EASIER and more enjoyable? The healthy relationships you crave are not out of reach, but they do begin with you! Before you can drea...

It’s 2019! What a Year We’ve Had!

Happy new year, Mama! What an incredible journey we've been on in the last 365 days! Did you know that today marks 1 year since I officially launched the Stepmomming brand?! I'd love to reflect on some of...

Tips and Tricks for Writing Second Marriage Vows

For many, planning a second wedding can come with mixed emotions -- especially for those who already planned a big wedding the first time around. However, finding love a second time is a beautiful thing that sh...

Getting Ready for the Holidays in a Blended Family

Things get SO complicated around the holidays in a blended family. When are you visiting your family? His? When will you have your stepchild(ren)? Do you get a gift for the ex? Her husband? Their children? ...

19 Things to Stop Worrying About in 2019

Stepmomming ain't easy. Can I get an amen? This life is tough stuff. But I've found that it's exponentially MORE difficult if you don't have the right frame of mind. When you can look past some of the sit...

Celebrating New Year’s Eve with Kids

New Year's Eve is all about celebrating the new year coming. A display of excitement and hope that the next year will be joyful and better than the last. (Can I get an amen?) Celebrating New Year's Eve with Ki...

Why This Stepmom is Crazy For Blended Family Christmas

Christmas Lights, Christmas Trees, and Christmas Carols: the holiday hits every sense at once. The sound of bells ringing and familiar tunes is literally music to my ears, the smell of vanilla cookies and everg...