Being a StepMum – The Older Years

Being a StepMum – The Older Years

Last year I wrote a post about being a StepMum (or Dad), and my views on it.  If you missed the post you can read it here.  I was so surprised at just how many comments I received on this, also on social media and direct messages. I thought I would do an updated version, now my boys are officially men, one is 21 and the other just turned 18, I find this part very hard to get used too, especially for the younger one. These two boys, have had…

My Week – 22/05/16

My Week – 22/05/16

It is that time again for my weekly post, and an update on what has been happening in the StressedMum household. We had problems with our car this week, luckily I was not driving and my Husband was with me, we had a nice pretty picture of a car in red, which I had never seen before, come up on our dashboard.  Luckily he knew what it was and after a quick google said it was easy to fix, so he ordered the part and it did not take him…

Being a Stepmum

Being a Stepmum

I saw this the other day and thought it quite apt.     When I met my now husband, I did not have children, we had both been in long term relationships, and he had two boys.  One of the first things he said to me not long after we had got together was, I have two kids, they come first and if you don’t like it, then we can’t be together.  That just made me love him even more.  It showed that he was an amazing Dad who loved…