Divorce

Five Things I Wish I Would Have Done Differently When My Ex Started Dating Again, Raise Magazine
Five Things I Wish I Would Have Done Differently When My Ex Started Dating Again
I have been the crazy ex-wife and let me tell you, it's not a good…
Single Mom Stories: Lily Bekmezian, Raise Magazine
Single Mom Stories: Lily Bekmezian
My main objective is to raise independent little women. Lily Bekmezian is a single mama…
Interview with Jaime Pressly, Raise Magazine
In Conversation With Jaime Pressly
“My greatest accomplishment in life is going to be that I made three wonderful human…
3 Tips To Prevent Losing Yourself In Your New Stepmom Role, RAISE
3 Tips To Prevent Losing Yourself In Your New Stepmom Role
Just like the name suggests, being a 'step'mom requires taking steps to enter your new…
When You Don’t Have A Dad To Walk You Down The Aisle, Raise Magazine
When You Don’t Have A Dad To Walk You Down The Aisle
When every media outlet and blog is showing pictures of a dad weepily walking his…
My Sons’ Adoption and NICU Experience Left Me With Lifelong Anxiety That Destroyed My Marriage, Raise Magazine
My Sons’ Adoption and NICU Experience Left Me With Lifelong Anxiety That Destroyed My Marriage
Twenty years later, I still battle depression and anxiety, because I can’t seem to let…
The Caser For Single Parenting, Raise Magazine
The Case For Single Parenting
If you are someone out there who wants to be a mother, but don’t, at…
The Stepparadox, Raise Magazine
The Stepparadox
The fact that my son calls both my ex and my husband, “Dad,” fills everyone…
My Best Advice For New Stepmoms, Raise Magazine.
My Best Advice For New Stepmoms
As a new stepparent, much, if not all, of your life now revolves around the…
Building Holiday Traditions As A Blended Family, Raise Magazine
Building Holiday Traditions As A Blended Family
As a step parent, you spend so much time participating in already established traditions that…