A Career Girl's Guide to Becoming a Stepmom: Expert Advice from Other Stepmoms on How to Juggle Your Job, Your Marriage, and Your New Stepkids
By Jacquelyn B. Fletcher
From ways to keep your own professional schedule while entering a new family life to wanting to have a baby of your own, Fletcher answers questions and gives advice to the career woman becoming a stepmom.
Posted: 02/08/2008 11:05 AM EST more »
By Elaine Fantle Shimberg
This insightful guide offers solid solutions and includes real-life stories from families who’ve been through the adjustment process, which often includes dealing with family communication, juggling households and finding adult time.
Posted: 02/08/2008 11:16 AM EST more »
By Jeannette Lofas
Lofas offers strategies for developing and implementing a positive vision for your family system by gaining respect and teaching manners, among other principles.
Posted: 02/08/2008 11:09 AM EST more »
By Carl E. Pickhardt, Ph.D.
Becoming a stepfather doesn’t need to be difficult. You just need to avoid wishful thinking and replace it with realistic thoughts. By using this guide, you can learn how to make life-long relationships with your new children and deal with the fights that will occur along the way.
Posted: 02/08/2008 11:12 AM EST more »
By Susan Wisdom and Jennifer Green
The authors, along with real-life stepcouples, provide practical advice and strategies on how to maintain a fulfilling marriage while trying to blend two families together. From learning flexibility to managing expectations, this book covers all common concerns.
Posted: 02/08/2008 11:18 AM EST more »
By Cherie Burns
Burns, a stepmother herself, helps women understand the dynamics and potential conflicts of their new role, such as discipline and guilt.
Posted: 02/08/2008 11:03 AM EST more »