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StepMom Magazine May 2020StepMom Magazine is a monthly online publication for any woman who dates, lives with or is married to someone with kids.

Each issue is a downloadable, printer-friendly PDF you can enjoy reading anytime, anywhere. Text-only versions for iBooks, Android and Kindle are included with all issues dated 2019 and beyond.

When you subscribe, you’ll also become a member of our private, online support group. Here, you can talk privately with other stepmoms about the issues that concern you most.

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
FEATURES
Stepmom ‘Outsiders’

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

Mudder’s Day
5 Tips for Stepmoms Who Hate Mother’s Day
BY MARY T. KELLY, MA

DEPARTMENTS
THRIVING STEPMOMS
Dear Stepmom, You Matter!
4 Tips for Flourishing This Month
BY MEG BURTON TUDMAN, MBA

STEPMOM MEMOIRS
Blood Ties
StepMom Sneak Peek Into ‘The Good Widow’
BY JENNIFER KATZ, PhD

SUCCESS STORIES
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

EXPERT ADVICE
Stepmoms, Stress & Tension
5 Tips for Coping—During a Crisis
BY LIANA PALMERIO-MCIVOR, RP

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ON THE COVER: Rochelle Emerson
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