Different from a biological parent, a major thrust of being a stepparent is to be an adult friend to your stepchildren on some level.
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The chance of a rebound relationship having long-term potential is slim; you need time to heal from your breakup so that you don’t bring baggage into a new relationship.
To help your kids adjust to your new long-distance relationship, focus on the quality of your contact, reassure them of your love and devotion, and connect with them regularly.
Be sure to establish an open dialogue with your teen so they can discuss the stresses in their life and brainstorm solutions with you.
If you are divorced, the holidays can be an emotional, lonely time of year, especially for kids. Here are tips to help your kids thrive during the holidays.
Adult children of divorce are not doomed to repeat the mistakes of their parents. You can get the love you want by adopting healthy relationship strategies.
Infidelity doesn’t always end a marriage but it will shatter your view of your relationship. Here are 8 signs you’re headed for divorce after infidelity.
There are plenty of things a divorced dad can do to protect his daughter from the damaging effects of long-term conflict during and after divorce. A divorced dad can empower his daughter with a willingness to put her interests first by using these strategies.
Relationship conflict will happen, but that doesn’t have to lead to a breakup. Dealing effectively with disagreements can make your partnership stronger.
Co-parenting with a narcissistic ex-spouse can bring many challenges. Learn the eight ways to deal with a narcissistic ex when there are children involved.