I Am a Stepmother and a Wife

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 25 People

    Dear Stepmothers, I need some help.

    My husband and I have been married for 10 months, making me a stepmother to his 6 and 8 year old daughters. We have all been living together as a family for just over two years. Over this time, I have grown to love the girls and I know they love me too. However, my husband...
    ac02 ac02
    26-30, F
    1 Response Sep 9, 2015

    Sometimes Being a Stepmom Is Not So Thankless Afterall...

    Yesterday all the schoolchildren were busy finishing up their Mother's Day projects at school. My girl came home and showed me what she made for her biomom then asked me if she could play in the mud for a while. So while she changed clothes, I made her a little mud puddle then...
    gottabeih gottabeih
    22-25, F
    1 Response May 9, 2009

    Private Stepmom Support Group! :)

    MISSION: The Enlightened Stepmothers' Group is here to help alleviate pain, reduce stress, and help you better relate and understand your situation and role as a Stepmother. We work towards having a healthy, well-functioning stepfamily! :) We are The Sisterhood of Stepmothers...
    EnlightenedStepmoms EnlightenedStepmoms
    41-45, F
    Aug 28, 2009

    Miss My Stepdaughter

    5 years ago I met the most wonderful guy ever. I graduated, and moved to Ohio to be with him. He came to be a package deal- which I knew. I went through his long and messy divorce and custody battle with him. A year later we got married and I am now a stepmother at the age of 24...
    heylady heylady
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Sep 22, 2008

    Who Made You King Of Anything?

    Yesterday my husband came home and told me which of his 6 kids were coming home for Thanksgiving. Again. I knew some were probably coming and I wasn't thrilled but they are his kids so what can I do. The problem here is that the oldest 4 are so cold told me and my kids. It makes...
    NotSoPerfect777 NotSoPerfect777
    41-45, F
    Nov 8, 2013
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