Blended Family Issues

Let's talk about the issues that arrise as part of a blended family.
momof4plus2's picture

Playing sides?

Do you find yourself always talking you own children's side whenever there is an issue? Or would you say you are honestly fair with each situation? I feel like no matter what SO takes SS's side.

momof4plus2's picture

What game are you playing

My SS13 never acknowledges my 10 month baby like doesn't say hi or ask to hold him will walk right by like he isn't even there. ok whatever.

3dolls1lilguy's picture

x-posted to my not so dear sd

To my not so dear sd,You have brought more frustration, drama, tears, and feelings of loss into my life than anyone else.

momof4plus2's picture

no feelings

I feel awful and some of my friends even think its weird... but I have no feelings at all for my SS's. ive been in their lives since they were 2 and 7 and I just feel no connection.

lcarley's picture

Social Media for Elementary Children?

Ok, I am no stranger to social media, and know that there is great risk if not used correctly. I have a SD9 and SS7 who have been given access to instagram and facebook by their mother.

memomof3's picture

New Here...need to Vent and need advice....PLEASE!!!

A little background. Me and my 3 kids (ages 15, 12, and Cool moved into my boyfriends house this late summer/fall. He is the fer of two children, ages 16 and 13.

WTFamIdoing's picture

Hiding Medication

I'm new and in search of some answers. My SD8 has ADHD, at least that is all she's been diagnosed with but her behavior is AWFUL.

cpitts28's picture

SD is little Miss "take over" and "never does any wrong" while my kids get in trouble for NOTHING

I am new to this site, but I am so glad I found somewhere to VENT where someone might understand how I feel. My SD is 14 and just moved in with us.

oopsididitagain's picture

Big blowout

Hi. Its me, SO, my bio, his bio, and our bio. During the holidays, my bs and sd had a physical fight for the first time. They're the same age and generally get along well.No one was hurt.

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So here's a new twist or fuel to the fire that is shortening the life span of this relationship: