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Learning Together

You know the old saying..."A couple that prays together, stays together?" Well, the same can apply … [Read More...]



Empowered Coparenting

"Children are NOT possessions."  I have to say, I love the quote above. It is so relevant for … [Read More...]

The Modern Kitchen


Quick & Easy Chicken Sausage Fettuccine

Need help in a hurry?  Noreen's Kitchen has exactly what you are looking for.  Spring has sprung … [Read More...]

Love and Marriage


Addictive, Zealous, Passionate Marriage

The adjectives that I used in the title of this post come a dime a dozen when talking about what … [Read More...]

The Nest


What Are You Thankful For?

Today, we want to extend a very Happy Thanksgiving to all of our readers.  We know how busy living … [Read More...]

Renew You


Happy Holidays from Diane and Kela!!

Excuse the extremely fuzzy picture, but sometimes this is just who we are!  Kela and I can be … [Read More...]



Splitsville for Michael Strahan & Nicole Murphy

Darn it, darn it, darn it!  Well readers, unfortunately one of TMF's favorite stepcouples is calling it quits.  Yes, that's right, Michael Strahan and Nicole Murphy have amicably decided to split and we here at Today's Modern Family couldn't be … [Read More...]


Alicia Keys’ Family Vacation….Including the EX?

Alica Keys, Swizz Beatz, their children and his EX all vacationed together in Hawaii recently according to Yahoo News. Personally, living daily in a stepfamily myself, I understand the thought process of those like Alicia Keys and Jada Pinkett-Smith … [Read More...]


Elizabeth Smart’s “My Story” GIRL POWER!

Although Elizabeth Smart isn't on the top of the social media feeds today, as I was sitting here thinking of women who ROCK and women who empower others, I thought of Elizabeth.  I have often thought about Elizabeth Smart and her tragic but amazing … [Read More...]


Stepmom Denise Richards Releasing Custody of Charlie Sheen’s Kids?

Okay, where have I been lately on my celebrity news?  Pushing late night pencils at the law firm has me all behind and I don't like it! Geesh, I had no idea that Denise Richards had been awarded custody of Brooke Muller and Charlie Sheen's twin boys … [Read More...]


Kelly Clarkson Digs on Being a New Soon-to-Be Stepmom reported the following story on Kelly Clarkson and Brandon Blackstock's upcoming wedding and her future stepmom journey.  I would say that Kelly, like many other stepparents, don't realize in the beginning the depth of dynamics that are … [Read More...]