“I Hate Triangles!”

What is it about my step-girls that makes me realize I’m not a spring chicken anymore? First,¬†like every time I’m in the car with the girls it never fails that some great song comes on, taking me back to college or high school. I’m jammin’. And then some used-to-be-cute voice pipes up, “Geez, this is…

Melting My Heart

We have the younger of the two girls this weekend. I missed seeing the girls on their last weekend with us so I was ready for some stepmom time! My heart has gone Awwww! several times so far. Friday night after dinner when she grabbed my arm and held tight as we walked back to…

Dear Jade

Dear Jade, I’m afraid I hurt your feelings last weekend and I don’t get to see you ’til next¬†weekend to talk about it. A flash of sadness in your eyes–that’s what keeps going through my head. We were all a little scattered and busy, weren’t we? Your dad and I had to work on Saturday…