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Stepmom Magazine July 2019StepMom 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.

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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 JULY 2019 ISSUE | TABLE OF CONTENTS

FEATURES
Stepmoms, Pit Bulls and Spotlights
Interview Exclusive With Instagram Sensation Dianne Scott
BY BRENDA OCKUN

Stepmoms & R.E.S.P.E.C.T.
Help Your Stepfamily Give—and Get—More of It
BY CLAUDETTE CHENEVERT

Stepkid Transition Days
Why They Suck and 5 Ways to Simplify Them
BY MARY T. KELLY, MA

Smells Like Teen Spirit
4 Tips for Stepmoms Living With Teenagers
BY KRISTA GIOVARA

Trippin’ With Stepkids
Make Your Summer Vacation Less Stressful
BY KAREN BONNELL, MS

DEPARTMENTS
WORDS OF WISDOM
The Wounded Stepmom
Stepkids, Resentment and Reality
BY LAURA PETHERBRIDGE

EXPERT ADVICE
Let It Go, Stepmom
Healing Requires More Than a Disney Song
BY TRACI MORENO, PSYD

EXPERT ADVICE
Biological Outsiders
Stepmoms & the Cassandra Complex
BY SUSAN LANCASTER, PGDIP

MYTHS & MISCONCEPTIONS
Double Standards for Stepmoms
“I’ll Take Common Contradictions for $800, Alex!”
BY LAURA L. MACK

IN EVERY ISSUE
ON THE COVER
Dianne Scott

LETTER FROM THE PUBLISHER
What I Want You to Know

FROM THE ARCHIVES
This Time Last Year

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