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 OCTOBER 2019 ISSUE | TABLE OF CONTENTS
#ForcedAffection and Your Stepkids
What to Do When Your Partner Wants You to Hug ‘Em
BY MARY T. KELLY, MA
Mothers, Daughters & Stepmoms
What Makes Our Relationships With Other Women So … Complicated?
BY CLAUDETTE CHENEVERT
Loving Them Like Your Own
4 Things for Stepmoms to Consider
BY KELLY PALMQUIST, MSW
Things You Can’t Say or Do—in Mixed Company
BY KYLIE MCGREGOR
Your Conscience Is Trying to Tell You Something
BY TRACI MORENO, PsyD
His & Hers Duplex
The Side-by-Side Stepfamily
BY MARCI MCPHEE
Your Wise Self
The Answers You Seek Are Within
BY MEG BURTON TUDMAN
A Tale of Two Stepmothers
Fortune, Fate and Unrequited Stepfamily Ties
BY SANDI BEN-DOV, MEd
LIFE AFTER DIVORCE
Stepfamilies & Favoritism
Life Truly Isn’t Fair
BY KRISTA GIOVARA
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LETTER FROM THE PUBLISHER
What I Want You to Know
FROM THE ARCHIVES
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