Tran·si·tion Day /tranˈziSH(ə)n dā/ noun the process or period of change experienced by a blended family when the kids either go to or return from their stay at the other parent’s house. ex) “Wednesday is our transition day, their mom drops them at school and we pick them up.” Two of our three older kids split […]
“Being a stepparent is a lot like being a substitute teacher. You have all of the responsibility and none of the authority or respect.” –QOTD by my husband, the biological parent of my three step kids, after a challenging week.
When I met my stepdaughter she was the youngest of three, parents recently divorced. Within a few short years she became the middle of seven children across two families living in two homes with two sets of parents, and, as she puts it, “two of everything.” She misses someone all the time. “When I’m at […]