Are You an Open-Faced Sandwich?

Are You an Open-Faced Sandwich?

Being part of the sandwich generation can be incredibly stressful.  The sandwich generation is individuals with a living parent who is 65 or older and they’re also raising a child under the age of 18 or supporting an adult child.  I was speaking with a friend a while...
Get Over It

Get Over It

Get over it. Written by There are different ways that can be said.  One way it’s said is “get over it already” with annoyance and anger.  Clearly that’s not ok. Then there’s the “kind” tone – said with good intentions.  Sounds innocent and caring.  Right? ...
can you be a stepmom and childless?

can you be a stepmom and childless?

Can You Be a Stepmom and Childless? Written by Someone once told me that if she had stepkids, she would consider them her own.   It’s not uncommon these days for people to decide that they know how they would feel and act in someone else’s shoes without ever actually...