The nuclear family has been dissolved and makes space for the blended family. It’s a common finding that many parents get divorced and remarry and then accept the children of their new spouse into their lives.
The best step-parents will leave the most memories in a child’s lifetime. It’s up to the parent and their new spouse to ensure they make the most memorable memories together.
Open communication lines must be established right from the start. Here are some tips on how to make sure your new spouse is the best step parent ever.
Should an argument come about, do not choose sides. Your child and their new step-parent should learn to respectfully fix it themselves.
Whatever you do, don’t compromise on respect then you will see what a blessing a step-parent can be.