StepMom Magazine is a monthly online publication for any woman who dates, lives with or is married to someone with kids.
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If you’ve ever heard, “You knew he had kids!” or wondered why things are harder than you thought they’d be, StepMom Magazine is for you!
THE MAY 2020 ISSUE | TABLE OF CONTENTS
What It Means & What to Do About It
BY RON L. DEAL, MMFT
Failure to Launch
Why Your Stepkids Still Live at Home
BY LAURA PETHERBRIDGE
Is Your Partner’s Ex a Narcissist?
Before You Ask Google, Read This!
BY BRITTANY LYNCH, BSCN
Your Teenage Stepkids
Advice and Information for Navigating the Tough Years
BY CLAUDETTE CHENEVERT
5 Tips for Stepmoms Who Hate Mother’s Day
BY MARY T. KELLY, MA
Dear Stepmom, You Matter!
4 Tips for Flourishing This Month
BY MEG BURTON TUDMAN, MBA
StepMom Sneak Peek Into ‘The Good Widow’
BY JENNIFER KATZ, PhD
No Rest for the ‘Wicked’
How Two Full-Time Stepmoms Make It Work
BY LAURA L. MACK
LIFE AFTER DIVORCE
Parenting Never Ends
How to Deal With Adult-ish Children
BY KRISTA L. GIOVARA
Stepmoms, Stress & Tension
5 Tips for Coping—During a Crisis
BY LIANA PALMERIO-MCIVOR, RP
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