who is my real parent
It is not uncommon for a stepparent to be seen as a child’s birth parent when he or she has cared for the child since the child was very young. ...
new baby in stepfamily
In many stepfamilies ‘mine’ and ‘yours’ are soon joined by ‘ours’ as a new baby of the new couple arrives. Babies ...
getting to know your stepchild
How do you build a relationship with your own children? We don’t always start with that rush of affection or have an instant bond. Even when we ...

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