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Will Britney's Fiance Jason Be A Good Step-Dad?

Posted 12.16.2011 | Divorce

Britney Spears is engaged to her former manager Jason Trawick, the couple confirmed Friday. Spears has two children from her previous marriage to ...

There's No "Half" In "Family"

Eric Payne | Posted 01.30.2012 | Black Voices
Eric Payne

I recently happened upon some paperwork from my son's high school. Seeing my blended family in black and white letters threw me for a loop. The descriptions of us were clinical, anesthetized, devoid of love.

How I Fell In Love With My Stepdaughter

Strollerderby | Posted 05.25.2011 | Divorce

Although we had gone to school together from 1980 to 1987, I hadn't laid eyes on Caroline for nearly a decade. That is before I randomly bumped into h...

Dealing With The Ex-Wife: 7 Steps To Step-Mom Success

Posted 05.25.2011 | Divorce

Story courtesy of Babble By C.J. Parker You've finally found the One. He's kind, loving and comes with some delightful freckle-faced baggage: a darl...

The Holidays: How Stepfamilies Can Be Happier

Wednesday Martin | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Wednesday Martin

Stepfamilies often experience extraordinary stress as the holidays--with their pressure cooker of "family" expectations--get underway. So, let go of the Three Big Myths of Stepfamily life.

Not So Brady: 4 Rules For Staying Together When You Remarry With Kids

Therese Borchard | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Therese Borchard

It's worth investigating what makes a real Brady family tick because approximately half of all marriages in the US each year are remarriages for one or both partners and 65 percent of them involve children from a previous relationships.

Stepfamilies To Uncle Sam: Learn To Count!

Wednesday Martin | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Wednesday Martin

We're hearing a lot about the new U.S. Census these days and many might wonder what, precisely, is at stake. For stepfamilies, the answer is: quite a bit.