blended · Divorce · Modern Family · Motherhood · parenthood · Relationships · Stepparent


The Serenity prayer is often used and known in support groups. At the decline of my marriage I went to a handful of Gambler's Anonymous meetings with my husband. He would attend the meetings and I went the next room over for Gam-Anon meetings. The one we attended was the basement of a church and… Continue reading Abundance


Sea Spray

It really stinks to have Match and I both raise children with other adults that are emotionally abusive. I wish I could define it differently. Yet, she is just a toxic relationship who maligns us. Match's Ex has emotional peaks and valleys that are hard to keep up with and they drive a lot of… Continue reading Sea Spray

Motherhood · parenthood · Relationships


Dear Girls, There are different seasons to this life. Some will have problem upon problem, heartache upon heartache, simply heaped upon you until you can hardly bear it. Yet, still more will come. I hope you remember to remind yourself that even though it feels that way-- you are actually in the middle of bearing… Continue reading Gardens