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Subscription Boxes and Self-Care

Stepmoms, how often do you spoil or indulge yourself? If your answer is not very often, then it’s time you changed that! I have my own guilty pleasure and that happens to be subscription boxes! I get Birchboxes, Sparkle Hustle Grow boxes, and FabFitFun seasonal boxes. I love trying new things, especially things that I

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Stepmom Stories: Rhea Blasko

Meet Rhea Blasko Interior Designer/Antique Dealer/Owner of Opal Interiors LLC What is your story? How did you become a stepmom? Jake and my cousin, Paul, have been best friends since high school, and after college they ended up living in Arizona. Every year, Paul came home for Popcorn Fest and one year he talked Jake

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The Stepmom Project Workshop Series

OCTOBER WORKSHOP SERIES This 3-session program will provide three things every stepmom needs: knowledge, strategies, and support for navigating your stepmother role.  Topics include: stepfamily dynamics, discipline, and effective communication strategies.  Space is limited to six participants.  Presented by Elizabeth Mosaidis, Stepfamily Foundation Certified Coach and the author of The Stepmom Project. Dates: Wednesdays October

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3 Basic Improv Techniques to Improve Stepfamily Communication

Ask any stepmom: what is one of the biggest challenges of your stepmom role? I’m willing to wager that most of them will mention communication. Communication with their husband about their stepchildren. Communication with their stepchildren. Communication with the biological mother.  As you can imagine, any techniques that can improve communication within these complex relationships

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