Monthly Archive: October 2015


Relational Aggression

It’s difficult to imagine a stepmother being the victim of bullying, particularly by her stepchildren.  Relational aggression is a form of bullying used most often by females.  It can happen to girls in grade...


10 Stepmonster Myths We Need to Bust Now

written by Wednesday Martin, PhD. MYTH #1: STEPMOTHERS ARE WICKED. THEY ARE TOUGHER ON THEIR STEPCHILDREN THAN MOTHERS ARE TOWARD THEIR OWN CHILDREN. Not so, studies show, and they are not stricter disciplinarians. This...


High Hopes

Just what makes that little old ant Think he’ll move that rubber tree plant Anyone knows an ant, can’t Move a rubber tree plant But he’s got high hopes, he’s got high hopes He’s...