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Meet Co-Parenting Champions: Jamie and Elizabeth

There are few generalizations that I actually agree with, especially when it comes to shared parenting and stepfamilies, but there are a few I will absolutely defend to my grave. 1. No 2 blended families are...

50+ Pumpkin Recipes: Happy Fall Y’all

It's no longer 90 degrees here in Texas which can only mean one thing... It's pumpkin spice season! I am so stinking excited, you guys! I have a couple of go-to recipes. Like a DIY Starbucks Pumpkin Spic...

Anxiety: A Stepmom’s Kryptonite

Tight chest. Lump in throat. Catastrophic thoughts. Worry. Nausea. Feelings of anger, sadness, confusion, frustration, all at once. Sound familiar? It does to me too. Everyone’s experience with anxiety, whet...

The BEST TV Shows with Nontraditional Families

If you know me personally, you know I’m a TV junkie… and I love it all! From comedy, to drama, and even the shows made for kids… if it has even a little bit of a story line, I’m all in! As we are fighting da...

The Perfect Lunchbox Surprise: Unicorn Sandwiches

I love packing sweet surprises in my little one's lunchbox. I always include a note on her napkin with either a joke, a confidence-building reminder, or a funny drawing. Occasionally, a favorite snack or ...

5 Foolproof Tips for Adjusting to a Quiet House

My husband is a police officer. He would correct me and say, “Police Sergeant.” If you’ve ever known a police officer, you know their schedules can be pretty unpredictable. After being in a Monday through Fr...