For the first few years of my relationship with my partner and Monster, I (intentionally and willingly) made almost everything about them, they were pretty
Monsters birthday has always been a weird day in our family, especially for my other half. Previous arrangements have been unsuccessful and I spent a
The brief – “Hulk in a Fast Car”…
As it’s St. Valentines day – a celebration of love and affection, I decided to dedicate this post to all the men who make being
I wasn’t intending on a New Year post at all this year, but as always the dawn of a new year has got me thinking
Never make a promise you can’t keep, a broken promise makes a lie. I’m a big believer in the words above, and the most important
Ask any stepmum about their most stressful time of year and I’m confident the vast majority will mention two things; Step kids birthdays….. and…… Christmas
I love my stepson – it was once a choice to try but now it is as natural to me as I imagine his own fathers love for him is, and I certainly couldn’t decide to stop.
Most imperfect (read: all) ‘blended families’ will inevitably go through tough times where grown up issues or emotions have an impact on our little ones.