Early on in my stepfamily life I wanted to get on well with everyone, be happy, be energetic and be everyone’s friend – especially the children. For me, the desire to be accepted by them was significant. My stepchildren were then 3 and 9. The desire to be accepted wasRead More →

In our house, thunder has a variety of meanings. Some not as good as others, but that is another story. Either way, I am not a fan of thunder. Recently, some heavy thunder visited our area along with rain and lightning. I was beginning to understand how Noah felt duringRead More →

Having baby shower games is not merely a way of ‘killing time’ during the celebration. In fact, there are many reasons behind having this type of activity during showers. Even though some people consider the said event as a solemn celebration for a received blessing, which is the baby, itRead More →

With the divorce and remarriage rate so high these days, there is a good chance that you just might find yourself a step parent. I’d like to offer some tips on being a step parent: Always remember that the child already has both a mom and a dad. Depending onRead More →