The April 2018 issue is HERE! This super-sized edition features 51 information-packed pages on topics including:
→ Advice for coping with infertility
→ Parental Alienation help from Amy J.L. Baker, PhD
→ How to deal with second wife syndrome and ex-wife drama
→ Guidelines for full-time stepmoms on guarding your heart
→ Strategies for getting kids to help with household chores
→ Help navigating your relationship with your mother-in-law
→ And much more!
Here’s the full list of what’s inside this month:
THE APRIL 2018 ISSUE | TABLE OF CONTENTS:
The Childless Stepmom
6 Ways to Cope With Infertility
BY KELLY PALMQUIST, MSW
Strategies for Stepping Up Without Getting Your Heart Stomped on
BY BRENDA SNYDER, LCSW
Expert Advice on Parental Alienation
Amy J. L. Baker, PhD, Speaks With StepMom Magazine
BY KRISTEN WILKINSON, PSYD
Your Mother-in-Law and His Ex
Are They Too Close for Comfort?
BY CLAUDETTE CHENEVERT
Do You Copy, Stepmom?
How to Get Your Point Across: The Do’s and Don’ts
BY MARY T. KELLY, MA
IN EVERY ISSUE
ON THE COVER
LETTER FROM THE PUBLISHER
What I Think About … Potholes and Promises
FROM THE ARCHIVES
This Time Last Year
REAL STEPMOMS. REAL STORIES.
Being First Is the Worst!
Embracing My Role as Second Wife and Stepmom
BY KRISTEN SKILES, MBA
Stepmoms, Partners and Broken Trust
Why Would He Hide That From Me?
BY RACHELLE KATZ, EDD, LMFT
WORDS OF WISDOM
Addicted to Love—and Drama
The Stuff Soap Operas Are Made of
BY NINA PHILLIPS
Childhood Dreams, Revisited
Being Childless But Still Finding Joy
BY LAURA S. MILAM, MED
Spring Cleaning—at Any Age!
Getting Your Stepkids to Help With Household Chores
BY JESSICA LEON, PHD, LCSW
Stepmoms & Rare Gems
Find Acceptance by Beginning With Yourself
BY CHRISTINA ROACH, LMHC
All or Nothing Moments
Could My Instant Family Slip Through My Hands Like Sand?
BY TRACI MORENO, PSYD