About the Autjor
Karon Phillips Goodman is a freelance journalist who frequently writes on stepfamily issues. She edits an online newsletter, "The Stepparenting Journey," and writes a monthly column, “The Stepmom’s Sideroom,” on Momscape.com. She also has been a contributor to Bride Again magazine. Karon’s work has appeared in Woman’s Day, Writer’s Digest, The Writing Parent, Women’s Circle, and many other publications and websites.
Karon is the author of a best-selling e-book for stepmothers, "It’s Not My Stepkids--It’s Their Mom!" (EquiLibrium Press) plus two e-books for children and two other books. She has been a stepmother since 1996. She lives with her husband, son, and (often) two stepsons.