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Meditation Tips for Stepmoms

With the unique demands of the stepmom role, it’s common for stepmoms to experience stress and anxiety. As a way to manage this stress and anxiety, meditation and mindfulness classes have gained in popularity recently. Sarah Ortolf, who is a Usui Reiki Master/Teacher and Karuna Reiki® II Certified, teaches meditation and mindfulness classes in Scottsdale, Arizona. She offers

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Stepmom Stories: Jonelle Jones

Meet Jonelle Jones Designer & Owner of Haute Wanda and Designer for StepMom Magazine Stepchildren: 4 Stepkiddos – (almost) 15 yr. old girl Kaylee, (almost) 10 yr. old boy Nathyn, (almost) 13 yr. old boy Jacob, and 11 yr. old girl Madison… (*side note: three of them have birthdays in the next several weeks –

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The Stepmom Project Workshop Series

JANUARY 2018 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

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Stepmoms: Let it Go

Stepmoms, do you struggle with resentment over issues that keep popping up? Or maybe you’re feeling bitter about how your stepchildren treated you in the past?  As painful as these experiences might have been, it doesn’t serve you to carry around bitterness, resentment, and anger. Those feelings will weigh you down and affect your emotional

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