What Works Wednesday: Love Between StepMom and BioMom

It has been a little while since I have written a post about Jess and I.  For those of you who don’t know Jess at Not The Average Mama is my kids Stepmom, other Mom as I like to call it.  No steps in this family! Anyway, it was a real rough go between Jess and […]

Making Time For Me: 1 Important Thing

I made time for myself in a lot of ways this week, as per usual.  Though, I am going to focus on just one! Last Friday afternoon after I left work, my stomach started turning.  I was sick last Sunday. Then my son James on Tuesday, my daughter Jordan on Wednesday, then their stepmom on […]

Thankful Thursday: 2/16

While I was at the gym this morning I started thinking about what I am Thankful for this week!!  I came up with a myriad of things and realized how very lucky I am.  Then that also became something to be thankful for ! How Lucky I Am My in-laws.  On Sunday Paul and I […]

Making Time For Me in 12 ways

I like reflecting back on all the ways that I made time for me over the past week.  It is nice to check in and make sure that I took some time to do things that I love, enjoy and appreciate! Organizing/Cleaning: I know what you are thinking…how could this possibly make its way on […]

7 Ways I Made Time for ME

How did I make time for myself in the first week of January?  Let me count the ways. To start I made time to blog every day so far.  I pulled myself away from my busy life long enough to post every day.  During the week this isn’t that hard, I just wake up early. […]

FBF: Hello from the Outside

I Love this post.  I still Love this song too.  I don’t care what you say, it isn’t whiny and it isn’t pining after a lover.  It is self-reflection at its finest.  When I hear the words they strike me right to my core.  I still cry sometimes.  The tears are all happy.  A song […]

5 Rules to This Co-Parenting Thing — A Thomas Point of View

This is a follow-up post to my 3 Truths About Co-Parenting. I, along with many others struggle when trying to find a balance with child-rearing and dealing with our exes so I wanted to share my 5 Rules for co-parenting. This is not an inclusive list and please understand that one size doesn’t fit all. […]

What Do You Think About…Moving Forward?

My friend Jess over at Not The Average Mama sent this screen shot to me yesterday!!  For those of you who don’t know, Jess the stepmom to 2 of my children.  She is married to my ex-husband.  Due to the nature of how our relationship started, we were both VERY slow to warm up to each […]