Have you set your New Year's resolutions? If you're like [...]
I've jumped full-heartedly into loving my stepchildren, but that doesn't mean our blended family has been all been sunshine and unicorns. One of the difficulties in our blended family involves co-parenting.
For blended families, there is an added dynamic to our relationships and love for each other: choice.
I had always wanted to try a cooking class at Sur La Table. Then we took one to make croissants. Here's my review.
Planning a week in Paris and need help figuring out what to do? Here is the best itinerary you can find for a great overview of the City of Lights!
Travel with kids can be tricky. In my many years of travel, I've visited six continents, dozens of countries and about three-quarters of the states in the U.S. But since becoming a stepmom, I've had to learn how to do it with kids.
Why do we feel the need for everything to be just so during the holiday season? Isn't there just as much beauty in life's imperfections? We should be counting our blessings instead.
If you're like me, some of the hardest Christmas gifts [...]
The holidays can be a challenging time for blended families, especially for the kids. So it's important for a new family to establish some customs that everyone can look forward to each year.
Kids are already hardwired to be and to do good, but the adults in their lives must nurture these instincts. And it’s never too early! If kids grow up seeing volunteer work as a normal part of adult life, they’ll be more likely to take it on willingly and consistently.