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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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Why Scary is Good…

Tomorrow I’m trying something that is completely out of my comfort zone. I really want to do it, but it also terrifies me.  I went back and forth on whether I should actually sign up and finally registered for it last night. Some of you might scoff, but the thing that brings a pit of

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The Best Father’s Day Gift

Father’s Day is coming up soon, and if you’re anything like me, you’ve been thinking about what to have your stepchildren get for their dad, especially if he is the guy who has everything.  If that is the case, I think it’s best to go the homemade route and make something personal for those guys

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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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