You are welcome to exit my life, at any given moment. The door is always open for you to do so. Rarely will I hold it for you as you exit, or lock it behind you, but I will most assuredly not prevent you from walking out of it. Your life, if you choose to have me in it, will get easier once you understand I am who I am. And, I love her. I love what I fight for, what I believe in, and who I believe in. And, if you're in my life that includes you.
Earlier this week if you follow my Facebook page, you'll remember my posting about some educated and experience stepmother's in this world have very firm ideas of where the line is drawn in parenting. In The Erin Experiment, a blog post written in 2010 she writes: "Regardless of if the Bio-Mom is a [...]