Elizabeth Mosaidis was featured in the Most Inspiring Stories section of Voyage Phoenix Magazine. She shared her story of how she started The Stepmom Project. Read the complete story here!
In stepfamilies, we encounter times when we need to break bad news to someone- could be our children, stepchildren, or our spouse. Maybe we need to move to a new city or change the parenting schedule. No one likes to be the bearer of bad news, but how can we feel comfortable breaking bad news
“It’s not the load that breaks you down; it’s the way you carry it.” -Lou Holtz, American football player and coach One of the most common issues stepmoms have is overcoming overload. I’ve found that stepmoms are overwhelmed with trying to balance their stepmom role with their work life and social commitments. It’s impossible to
“If you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change.” -Wayne Dyer Considerable research has been done on the power of gratitude. We know that expressing gratitude has numerous benefits, such as reducing stress and improving sleep. In fact, according to a survey conducted by Janice Kaplan, author of
I was one of 98 women across the United States selected to take part in an incredible Maxx You Project Changing Room Experience through T.J. Maxx. The project is all about embracing change and supporting others through change. In my essay submission, I wrote about the changes I went through when I got married and
As stepmoms, it is inevitable that we’re going to be criticized. Our stepchildren’s mom may call our decisions into question, our stepchildren may criticize our cooking skills, or just the way we run our household in general. Even other parents on the soccer team can be critical of what we do or don’t do. Everyone
Elizabeth Mosaidis was featured in the September issue of Ranchers’ Roundup. Elizabeth shared her stepmom story, and discussed her services to support stepfamilies. She also talked about the fun event she coordinated with JesterZ Improv in honor of National Stepfamily Day. You can see her introduction to the show here. Read all about her below!
A BIG thank you to everyone who joined us at JesterZ Improv for Stepfamily Appreciation Night, a fun night of laughter to honor stepfamilies for National Stepfamily Day! As you know, being part of a stepfamily requires a great sense of humor, and sometimes you just have to laugh at some of the situations that you
National Stepfamily Day is a nationally and an internationally recognized holiday that is celebrated on September 16th each year. It’s a time for stepfamilies to get together and celebrate being part of a stepfamily. Christy Tusing-Borgeld is the founder of National Stepfamily Day and you can read the inspiring story of how she started it
When you think of conflict, what images immediately come to mind? Do you have a positive image of conflict, or do you picture frustrated people yelling at each other? Many people today have a negative view of conflict, and they try to avoid it at all costs. In fact, conflict avoidance is the primary stumbling