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Thrive in the Midst of Stepparenting

In the real world of stepparenting, marriage often comes in fourth place—after kids, stepkids, ex-spouse feuds, and mere survival. And

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HOW TO ACCEPT YOUR STEPKIDS’ MOM

How to Accept Your Stepkids’ Mom

Roger and I had been married three months when his ex-wife emailed him to figure out plans for Christmas. When

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Marriage Ghost Busting

Ghost Busting

Terri’s first husband had an affair. She came home one day to discover he had packed his stuff and moved

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Learning to Speak Marriage Again

I have magic feel-good fingernails. I know this because my late husband, David, told me so.  Every time I scratched

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Lessons Learned — The Hard Way

As a divorced man now happily remarried, I learned some hard lessons about marriage from the mistakes I made the

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