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Second Half Stepfamilies

2017-02-03T11:17:29-07:00By |Categories: Marriage|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Most people are very surprised to learn that adult stepfamilies (those that are formed in the second-half of life and include adult stepchildren) have just as many transitions as stepfamilies with younger children. Some of the [...]

How To Cook a Stepfamily: Part Three

2017-02-03T11:17:30-07:00By |Categories: Step Family Parenting|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Previously, we looked at 5 different stepfamily parenting styles and introduced the crockpot method.  Today we finish off the series with some practical ideas for family activities that can help with stepfamily integration. [...]

How To Cook a Stepfamily: Part Two

2017-02-03T11:17:30-07:00By |Categories: Step Family Parenting|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Whether we realize it or not, stepfamilies likely assume a specific integration style. By that, I mean a set of assumptions about how a stepfamily 'ought' to come together. I like to use cooking as [...]