Yes, He’s my kid too!

Unfortunately there are times when people feel they have the right to correct you when you count your stepchild as "my kid". It's one of those annoying realities that comes with the package of being a Stepmom. This sometimes happens when you are the one speaking. For example, you are…

I don’t feel guilty!

Today while dropping my kindergartener off at school, I surrendered to the television in our van. I’ve been trying to stay away from electronic devices as much as possible for the kids and trying to get them to play with toys, outside or just listen to music in the car.…

The Greatest Gift

It was the night before my birthday and we were all gathered around in the living room winding down the day and starting our bedtime routines. Beginning with the youngest and working our way up the line with snuggles in the rocking chair, stories, 3 songs, hugs and kisses. Our…