Blended Family Issues

Let's talk about the issues that arrise as part of a blended family.
haint79's picture

Blending family soon, defiant daughter

I will try to make a very long story as short as possible.

stepmomcrisis 80's picture

Defiant 13 year old stepson and DH in denial.... PLEASE HELP ME

We have had custody of my DH's children for the past 9 years. He had a 21S, 19D and 13S, the older ones have already moved out and started their own life but my 13SS still lives with us.

brighteyes's picture

Husbands daughter of 22 has moved in and I am seriously considering a divorce Pls help

This is my second marriage and I have been with my husband for 7 years, married for 5.5 His daughter of 22 has recently moved in with us. She is a massive manipulator.

Java_Junkie's picture


Love the SD12 like my own, she's sweet and very helpful, really great.


ohiodoc's picture

Blended finances

My wife has 4 kids from previous (ages 22,20,16,16). We have a 6 year old together. For the past 4 years she did not work. I funded everything.

Kammie's picture

Standing Alone

Let me see if I can keep this brief. I met my husband five years ago. I have 2 of my own children, he has two children from a previous marriage, and we have one together.

cornishmaid72's picture

How often should my partner see his DD?

Just wanting to get some advice on how often my partner should be seeing his DD.

Nikkinackle's picture

Dating widower for a year whom has a 14 yr daughter and his mother in law lives with them.

I have been dating a widower for a yr that has a 14 yr old daughter and his passed wife's mother lives with him. So confused, never been in this situation.

Am stepmom's picture

Spouse does not uphold me in front of his kids

Barf! I'm a stepmom of a 14 year old 13 year old and 10 year old. All of them were abused by their mom and we recently got sole legal and physical custody and all the kids moved in with us.

youngnewmom's picture

stepmom before becoming mummy

i've been together with my boyfriend for 3 years, have known ss since he was 4. he is now 8. we also have a babygirl who is a yearold.