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Stepmom Community

Join our stepmom community! You’ll find us on Meetup at East Valley Stepmoms.  We have a variety of monthly events, such as having dinner, grabbing a coffee, or trying out something new.  Request to join our group via Meetup, and you’ll find out about all of our events! If you can’t join us in person,

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Avoiding Stepmom Burnout

Do you ever feel like commitments, responsibilities, tasks and chores get piled on you endlessly?  Do you feel like if one more thing gets added to your plate you might break? Do you feel like there is no end in sight and you might break from all of the pressure?  I think we all end

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Making Quality Time a Priority

Are you getting enough quality time with your husband?  Do you have regular date nights? Do you have time to talk to each other after the children go to bed?  Of course, we’d like to answer “yes!” to all of these questions, but the reality is that it can be a struggle to get that

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Inspiration

We love this quote by Patanjali: When you are inspired by some great purpose, some extraordinary project, all your thoughts break their bonds: your mind transcends limitations, your consciousness expands in every direction, and you find yourself in a new, great, and wonderful world.  Dormant forces, faculties, and talents become alive, and you discover yourself

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One Foot in Front of the Other

It’s the beginning of the new year and, as we know, the new year brings resolutions.  Usually, resolutions are well-meaning goals that we set to generate positive changes in our lives.  I say usually because this year I’m being haunted by a decision that I made last year at this same time. This decision is

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New Year, New Start

Ahhh, the beginning of the new year.  A fresh start, a clean slate, a new beginning.  Forget about last year—that’s old news! Everything is new and different now. New and different? Wait a second…not so fast! We’re so used to the frenetic lifestyle that has become a trademark of our times that we automatically catapult

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