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What Not to Say

What Not to Say

Avoid these 12 phrases when you’re a stepparent.

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Blend, Bond, Repeat

Blend, Bond, Repeat

Establishing rituals as a blended family can help the transition...

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Keep the Spark

Keep the Spark

Having kids and all the responsibilities that go along with...

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Step Into Their Shoes

Step Into Their Shoes

As a new stepparent, you've got some questions, a few worries...

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Wills for Blended Families

Wills for Blended Families

Being specific in your will can ease the mind of your blended...

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