Topics: LITA Blog
Countless stepmoms can’t understand why their partner’s ex refuses to acknowledge them or treat them with basic human decency. They continually ask “Why does my husband’s ex-wife hate me? I’ve never done anything to her.”
And the truth is, not all exes who act out are high-conflict. Some just have a hard time adjusting to a new reality that includes a stepmom. So here is a list of the most common reasons your husband’s ex acts like she hates you.
1. She doesn’t hate you, she hates what you represent: The failure of her marriage, the break up of her family, the woman her ex-husband became a better man for, the fear that she might have ruined her child’s life by not being able to make the marriage work.