The February 2016 issue of StepMom Magazine is HERE!
In this month’s edition, we address lots of different sources of struggle and frustration.
Are you having trouble making time for sex? Read Wednesday Martin’s tips for “Getting It On!” (p. 11). Got a mini-wife in your midst? Mary Kelly helps you remedy that situation on p. 16. Think you “should” have mastered this gig already? Christina Roach sets you straight on p. 32. Rachelle Katz even weighs in—on thorny Valentine’s surprises (p. 5).
Most importantly, The February 2016 issue of StepMom Magazine offers advice on how to work together with your partner to keep your relationship strong for the long haul!
THE FEBRUARY 2016 ISSUE | TABLE OF CONTENTS
Getting It On
Sex and the Woman With Stepkids
BY WEDNESDAY MARTIN, PHD
A Stepmom’s Guide to Dealing With His Dominating Daughter
BY MARY T. KELLY, MA
Tips for Making It Work
BY TRISHA LADOGNA
Stepmoms Who Give Too Much
4 Signs You’re Pushing Yourself Down the Path of Martyrdom
BY CLAUDETTE CHENEVERT
What I Think About … Love and Frustration
Stepmom Q&A: Valentine’s Day Drama
When Dad Sends You (and His Daughter!) Roses
BY RACHELLE KATZ, EDD, LMFT
The Most Loving Moment a Dad Can Have
How My Daughter Helped Me Realize That My Children Need Me
BY JOEL SCHWARTZBERG
Basic Child Support
How Many “Add-Ons” Should Dad Have to Pay?
BY LARA R. BADAIN, ESQ
THE LOOKING GLASS
Our Monthly Roundup of News, Events, Reviews and More
Give “Should” Statements, Perfection and Hamster Wheels the Boot
BY CHRISTINA ROACH, LMHC, NCC, DCC
ON THE TIPPING POINT
Children of Divorce
Wanting–and Being Wary of—Love
BY MS. TAKEN
WORDS OF WISDOM
… Is Not a Stepmom Job Requirement
BY BRENDA SNYDER, LCSW
REAL STEPMOMS. REAL STORIES.
Whitney Nicely East