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Interview on Stepfamily Central

Published by Wednesday Martin
Talking through stepfamily dynamics with Rachelle Katz...
Talking through stepfamily dynamics with Rachelle Katz...

Dr. Rachelle Katz has a new radio show on Stepfamily Central and I was lucky to be her first guest. We talked about the word "blended" and the need for public support for and a public education campaign about what stepfamilies are really like. Hope you will have a listen...


Radio Show for Women with Stepkids Monday Sept 22

Published by Wednesday Martin
Tune in, call in, listen in....
Tune in, call in, listen in....

Hope you will tune in to hear me speak with Susan Swanson on her radio show "On Step" today, Monday Sept 22, at 2 pm EST. We'll discuss YOUR issues and concerns!


Stepmom Roundtable hosted by Co-Parenting 101

Published by Wednesday Martin
Nothing a little tea and social support can't fix..
Nothing a little tea and social support can't fix..

Deesha Philyaw, co-founder with her ex-husband Mike of Co-Parenting 101, recently interviewed me, and then conducted a stepmom roundtable discussion with some of the stepfamily bloggers you may know and love, including Heather Hetchler of CafeSmom.com and Bridgett Lemos-Norman of In the Blender. I sound a lot like Minnie Mouse in the interview — what's new? can I have a voice coach, please? — but I think you'll really like hearing these other women talk about their lives married to men with children!


Co-Parenting On CBS Early Show Wednesday September 15

Published by Wednesday Martin
When it's not like this, everyone benefits...
When it's not like this, everyone benefits...


My friend Deesha Philyaw and her Co-Parenting Radio co-hosts will be featured on CBS's Early Show Wednesday a.m. Divorce and remarriage with children plus stepparenting on national news — how do you like that? Have a look:


Susan Swanson's Radio Show on Relationships — Monday July 5!

Published by Wednesday Martin
Not just another pretty face — Susan Swanson really gets it
Not just another pretty face — Susan Swanson really gets it

Sure, it's a long holiday weekend. BBQs, fireworks...and for some of us in stepfamilies, stress. "Coming together" can be fraught when it's a yours, mine, and ours situation as in a remarriage or repartnership with kids. That's why Susan Swanson's Monday July 5 radio show is so timely. Check out the list of upcoming shows too. Susan is the founder of the Stepfamily Center of Los Angeles, a gifted and experienced therapist — and has walked the stepmother walk!