A last wish, a willing heart, and a little time together have bonded my blended family.
Why stepparents need to respect physical boundaries
I wanted to fix my stepson’s problems. But I had to accept that they weren’t my problems to fix. It took some time for me to realize this. Here are some truths I have learned about letting go.
Develop consistency in your day-to-day activities, especially during the chaos of joint custody.
Make a holiday visitation plan that works.
Get insights into your relationships as you adjust to your new role as a stepmother.
Help your kids as they change homes and re-establish routines during the school year.
When it comes to showing affection, let your stepchild set the pace.