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Advice From an Adult Stepkid

Advice From an Adult Stepkid

Advice from an Adult Stepkid   Whether you are joining a family with young stepchildren or adult stepchildren, there will be challenges. Both situations are extremely unique, on one hand, if your stepchild is young they may be more open to accepting you since they may not fully understand and have the same emotions as an older stepchild.  On the…

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New Year’s Resolutions I Wish My Stepmom Had

New Year’s Resolutions I Wish My Stepmom Had

New Year’s Resolutions I Wish My Stepmom Had At the end of one year and into the beginning of the next, so many of us make New Year’s resolutions. These goals are normally self-improvement based, like eating healthy, exercising and getting organized. We have a proposal, how about this year we make our resolutions just a little bit more meaningful in…

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Understanding Your Adult Stepchildren

Understanding Your Adult Stepchildren

The day Bernard and I became empty nesters was a pivotal moment in our stepfamily life. We were excited to start our new adventure as a couple now that our children and stepchildren were responsible adults. We soon came to realize that stepparenting challenges are never completely over. Just like so many stepmoms I’ve worked with, one of our major…

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Understanding Children’s Temperaments

Understanding Children’s Temperaments

  Image | Lynzy & Co. Have you ever wondered why children of the same parents act and behave in stark contrast to one another or why two children growing under the same conditions have different responses to situations? Interestingly, everyone acts the way they do for specific reasons. These reasons are generally referred to as temperaments. Temperament is a…

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Tips To Becoming A Better Stepmom

Tips To Becoming A Better Stepmom

  Image| @stephaniehanna Весоmіng а stерmоthеr саn undоubtеdlу bе оnе оf thе mоst сhаllеngіng, уеt rеwаrdіng, ехреrіеnсеs іn а wоmаn’s lіfе.  Еvеrу fаmіlу’s сіrсumstаnсеs аrе сеrtаіnlу dіffеrеnt іn sоmе wауs. Тhеrе аrе numеrоus unсоntrоllаblе fасtоrs, whісh wіll іnеvіtаblу еffесt уоur rеlаtіоnshір wіth уоur stерсhіldrеn, lіkе: whеthеr thе сhіldrеn hаvе а lіvіng bіоlоgісаl mоthеr; whеthеr thеу hаvе аnу соntасt wіth thеіr…

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