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Overcoming the Urge to Overcompensate During Our Custodial Time

Overcoming the Urge to Overcompensate During Our Custodial Time

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ByMia WisinskiSep 26, 20236 min read

I’m a recovering “overcompensator” when it comes to spending time with my stepdaughter. When she was younger, I used to…

What No One Tells You About Becoming a Stepmom

What No One Tells You About Becoming a Stepmom

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ByKristen SkilesMar 7, 20235 min read

I was a child of divorce at two years old and grew up with different stepparents throughout the years. So…

When You Feel Jealous of the Ex and Their Life Before You

When You Feel Jealous of the Ex and Their Life Before You

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ByKristen SkilesFeb 7, 20234 min read

It felt like my then-boyfriend (now-husband) lived an entire life before he met me. He had joined the military, married,…

23 Things to Stop Worrying About in 2023

23 Things to Stop Worrying About in 2023

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ByKristen SkilesDec 19, 202212 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…

8 Must-Listen Podcasts for Stepmoms

8 Must-Listen Podcasts for Stepmoms

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ByKristen SkilesDec 13, 20224 min read

It’s no secret that podcasts are really popular right now, but have you tried searching for podcasts for stepmoms?! There…

5 Habits for a Happy Stepmom Life

5 Habits for a Happy Stepmom Life

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ByKristen SkilesMay 26, 20225 min read

Stepmom life is no joke, y’all. It’s a balancing act of others’ expectations, personal limitations, and unique stepfamily factors. Love…

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