Second Wife

5 Hard Truths Every Stepmom Wants Her Husband to Know

This article first appeared on stepqueen.com and has been reprinted here with permission. It is without a doubt that I can tell you this: being a stepmom has been one of the most challenging, most confusing,...

The Honeymoon Stage of Being a Stepmom

People often refer to a new romantic relationship as being in the “honeymoon phase.” This basically means it is all rainbows and butterflies. When you are in the honeymoon phase of a relationship, there isn’t a...

3 MUST-HAVES for a Long, Healthy, Successful Marriage

Not a day goes by where I don’t hear someone, whether it be a colleague, a relative, or a person on social media, complain about his or her partner. From how lazy he is, how disrespectful she is, or how annoyin...
Dear Husband Love Your Second Wife

Dear Husband. Love, Your Second Wife.

Dear Husband. Love, Your Second Wife. Dear Husband, You know me; writing is my ultimate source of relief. I do it with my heart in my hand, and I wonder if you will ever understand, even if it’s written lit...
Blended Family Marriage Tips | Stepmomming blog

5 Best Blended Family Marriage Tips for Beginners

So… you married a man with kids. Now what?! While you were dating, you may have thought that marriage would be a breeze. Maybe you weren’t very involved with the kids, with negotiations with their Mom, or wi...

5 Stages of Grieving your Husband’s Vasectomy

So, you’re dating a man with kids. Things are going well, and you start to envision a future with him. One night at dinner, you ask him if he is interested in having more kids, confident his answer will be an e...