The first in our Stepmothers and the Law series – how to find the right legal advice for your family.
The first of two fathers speaks out about his experience of parental alienation.
Parental alienation is now being seen as a form of family violence, but do we have the capacity to recognise it and stamp it out?
Hurrah and huzzah! It’s time to get the bunting out. A bit of Royal news which doesn’t involve sex scandals, the lavish spending of our […]
Oh mum guilt. Stepmum guilt. How I loathe thee. Why is a woman’s worth still so tied up in how consumed she is by her […]
My stepdaughter has the whole shebang – a stepsister, a half brother, a stepmother and a stepfather. Two parents who love her to pieces. Two […]
What is Parental Responsibility and how does it apply to stepmothers?
The inspiration behind the blog, stepmoms and stepmums, and a huge welcome to the tribe.
Change starts at home. Some ideas of how stepmothers can start, or continue to, raise anti-racist children and combat racial bias within their families.
Harnessing Aunty Flo.
How to maintain some emotional distance with your partner’s ex when you realise that you don’t hate her as much as you thought.
Coping with infidelity at the beginning of your relationship – where you were The Other Woman. The importance of grieving, accepting and moving on.
How Stepmum In Stilettos Uses the Title and Why You Are Welcome Here There is opinion out there that a woman only becomes a stepmother […]
Bringing a monster back down to Earth – we’ve all been there.
Rough starts as a stepmother are common, but there are some things you can do now to make your future life easier. For those who are made to feel like an outsider.
It’s easy when you know how.