INSPIRATION + MOTIVATION

Being a Step Mom is the most rewarding, heartbreaking, thrilling and powerless title to have in the parenting world, but we will never give up our crowns. We need to stay positive and lean on each other for support. Together we can figure out how to trudge through the worst days. Being a Step Mom can be a lonely, you may not have close friends that can relate to your situation – but here you do. Please take a moment and read through some motivating reads to keep you focused on the bright positive side of being a Step Mom.

DON’T…

“Ego says, “Once everything falls into place, I’ll feel peace.”  Spirit says, “Find your peace, and then everything will fall into place.”  Marianne Williamson As a Step Parent it often feels like you are at war, filled with strategic planning to achieve victory.  Did you ever play the board game Risk in your family?  So […]

Continue Reading 0

What Is A Momo?

A sneak peek of my new book! My journey in life has been long and winding like most peoples I am sure, but nothing has been more adventurous than being a Step Mom.  The title came with a lot of trials and tribulations, but every night I laid my head down I was inspired to […]

Continue Reading 2

SUPPORT YOUR MAN

A happy Wife is a happy life, but a happy man is how our love began. A strong woman lifts her husband up and puts him on a pedestal.  It isn’t hard work and you won’t even break a sweat – I promise!  We fell in love with a guy.  That silly grin, those sparkly […]

Continue Reading 0

FINDING TIME TO BREATHE

You have to take care of yourself…before you can take care of others… If you are a Mom, more than likely you are giving a small piece of yourself to your entire household everyday.  Eventually though, if you just keep pouring your soul into everyone else around you, the day will come when you have […]

Continue Reading 1

A STEP MOTHERS RIPPLES…

ALONE A BRANCH IS EASILY BROKEN.  TOGETHER, BUNDLED INTO A BUNCH IT IS NEAR IMPOSSIBLE… Lately I have received several messages from Step Mothers that are at their wits end.  I sense their desperation and I hear their pain through their words.  We ALL have been there.  These are ladies that are not giving in […]

Continue Reading 0

YOU’VE GOT THIS!

You’ve stepped up to the base.  Now let it go and swing for the fences! I did an interview today with our local newspaper.  I was contacted about how difficult it can be raising a child with special needs.  About how a support group could really conquer feeling alone in the journey we face.  As […]

Continue Reading 6
Motherhood is a choice you make everyday...

MOTHERHOOD

Thank you for being such great Mothers.  You all are such an inspiration. We have all seen her.  The women that is bouncing a newborn over her shoulder as spit up trickles down her back.  Her  two year old is screaming and rolling about on the floor because well because sometimes they just do.  While […]

Continue Reading 0

LIFE IS LIKE ICE CREAM…

Tomorrow we can eat broccoli… Today we eat Ice Cream! Life as a whole can be very heavy and hard.  Both parents and children are pulled in ten different directions with activities as well as emotions.  We get so spun around that we don’t even know which direction is up anymore.  When I am feeling […]

Continue Reading 4