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21 Things to Stop Worrying About in 2021

21 Things to Stop Worrying About in 2021

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ByKristenDecember 11, 202011 min read

Stepmomming ain’t easy. Can I get an amen? This life is tough stuff. But I’ve found that it’s exponentially MORE…

The Most Important Question to Ask in a Second Marriage

The Most Important Question to Ask in a Second Marriage

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ByKristenApril 24, 20206 min read

Fighting with the ex. Dealing with your stepchildren’s loyalty binds. Financial implications of child support. When one of you is…

Second Wife Syndrome: Comparison is the Killer of Joy

Second Wife Syndrome: Comparison is the Killer of Joy

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ByKristenJanuary 10, 20205 min read

Have you vacationed there with her? Was that your picnic basket you used as a family? Is that somewhere you…

Everything I Needed to Know about Dating a Man with Kids

Everything I Needed to Know about Dating a Man with Kids

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ByAshleyJune 25, 20197 min read

Be honest… dating a man with kids seems intriguing at first. Even when your friends tell you that you’re crazy,…

My Biggest Second Wife Insecurity

My Biggest Second Wife Insecurity

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ByAshleyFebruary 26, 20195 min read

My early days as a future stepmom were spent in a classic holding pattern: desperately waiting for my boyfriend’s divorce…

HELP! My In-Laws Won’t Stop Talking to The Ex!

HELP! My In-Laws Won’t Stop Talking to The Ex!

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ByAshleyFebruary 8, 20196 min read

Disclaimer: This article is not intended for abusive familial relationships. This article is written for stepmoms who feel undermined simply…

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