Mother’s Day. I’ve been pretty lucky with these three. But last year, my youngest stepson forgot completely… ouch. But many stepmoms are not very lucky and dread it. Some stepmoms see it as that awkward day barreling down on them like a freight train, weeks in advance. They bow their heads and shuffle their feet … More What Stepmoms Want on Mother’s Day.
How many times have you felt overwhelmed and repeated: “But I have to…. I have to do this, and I have to do that.” What if we changed “I have to”, to “I get to!“ Check out my video to see how these three words will transform your way of thinking. Check out my Instagram: @wickedstep_mom … More 3 Words that will change your day for the better! (2:44 minute video.)
I’m not a biological mom. I am a full-time stepmom. Those of my friends who are biomoms tell me that I am having the same experiences that they have with their kids; the same feelings of being overwhelmed, familiar frustrations, chores, and obligations. I believe that’s true. Those who are biological moms do share many of … More The Difference Between Biological Moms and Stepmoms.
Mamas! The kids are home and you will need a break. Here are a few tips to keep you chilled out through all the festivities! Merry Christmas/Happy Holidays everyone! ~Maddie (Instagram: @wickedstep_mom) xo If you’re a fan of non-fiction/memoirs, you can check out my book and eBook here: Not a Fairy … More The Kids are on Holidays. Three Tips to keep Moms going! (One and half minute Video!)
August’s Step-Mom of the Month is… Alexandra! Alexandra’s message to me was honest and raw: “I think waking up every day; and deciding to stand for wholeness, goodness, and love, instead of submitting to the darkness, the hatred, the stress and never ending worry, is my greatest accomplishment.” What stepparent can’t relate to that statement? … More August’s Step-Mom of the Month!
July’s Step-Mom of the Month is…. Ashley! “A family that plays together, stays together.” Stepmom Ashley and her husband Jesse have used this motto in their home for years. While many of us struggle with our role as a stepparent, it’s good to know that there are success stories out there. I know, I know, … More July’s Step-Mom of the Month!