The May 2016 issue of StepMom Magazine is HERE!
The fact that you’re reading this proves how dedicated you
are to improving yourself, your relationships and your stepfamily. That makes you special. We hope you’ll read the articles in this month’s edition and take each word to heart. Here are some of the issues we address this month:
* why your stepkids might not acknowledge you on Mother’s Day
* how to bridge the gap between you and your stepdaughter
* why his ex might resent you and what you can do about it
* understanding your relationship with the ex
* what to do if you don’t love your stepkids
* dealing with dad and how he disciplines (or doesn’t!)
Here’s what’s inside if you subscribe:
THE MAY 2016 ISSUE | TABLE OF CONTENTS
Stepmoms and Mother’s Day
7 Reasons Stepkids Snub Us on the Mother of All Holidays
BY TRISHA LADOGNA, GDP
Stepmoms and Ex-Wives
5 Relationship Paradigms: Which Do You Choose?
BY BRENDA SNYDER, LCSW
Taming the Mommy Tiger
Why Letting Your Stepkids Call You “Mom” Fuels His Ex’s Resentment (And What You Can Do About It!)
BY WEDNESDAY MARTIN, PHD
Stepmoms and Stepdaughters Connecting
Use Conversation to Bridge the Gap Between You
BY CLAUDETTE CHENEVERT
A Tribute to Stepmoms
BY HEATHER HETCHLER, MA
What I Think About … What Other People Think
Doesn’t Your Partner Know His Kids Are Lazy?
A New Approach to Getting Your Stepkids’ Help (With Less Conflict)
BY JOEL SCHWARTZBERG
MYTHS AND MISCONCEPTIONS
A Stepmom’s Roadmap to Surviving the Day
BY CHRISTINA ROACH, LMHC, NCC, DCC
“The Ex Is a Bad Parent!”
Why Courts Can’t—and Won’t—Intervene
BY LARA R. BADAIN, ESQ
THE LOOKING GLASS
Our Monthly Roundup of News, Events, Reviews and More
What’s Love Got to Do With It?
Reacting to Your Partner’s Demands to Love His Kids
BY MARY T. KELLY, MA
REAL STEPMOMS. REAL STORIES.