A fellow step-mum recently prompted me to look back on our first overnight with monster, its very easy now to forget that we haven’t always
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.
Up until oh about 4 years ago, I was very focused on my career, I had aspirations to travel and work abroad and I definitely
It definitely sounds strange but one of the things I didn’t expect in the early days (the unexpected list is an enormous one) was that
The little monsters birthday cake has become something of a drama in our house – I enjoy baking and will occasionally attempt a bit of