Step Parents Adopting: The First Years

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Form Step Parent Bond with Child

L.R. asks from Tampa

I met my husband 3 years ago and he was a single parent to Jeffrey who was 5 at the time. My husband was quickly introduced to single parenthood when Jeffrey's mom p...


Seeking Step Moms

S.B. asks from Seattle

Are there any step mom's out there who are having a hard time with their step children or feel their husband is not blending well with your children? Or know how to b...


Am I a Bad Parent?

M.U. asks from Rockford

I have a 7 year old step son who is defiant and showing alot of problem signs. My husband and I just got married and right away we got custody of his 7 year old son...


My 5 Yr Old Stepson

D.B. asks from Louisville

How do I decipline him? Only helpful responses Please!!! He has a chromosome disorder, not sure how that effects him, he has not yet been evaluated at clinic yet....


Disappearing Daddy

K.G. asks from Pittsburgh

I am a single mother of a 6 year old, wonderful, little boy. I have raised him on my own since he was born. I work full time (plus some), just bought a house for us, ...


Son Doesn't Know Real Dad.

B.W. asks from Eugene

My husband and I have a wonderful marriage with 3 beautiful children. He is the best father to these kids, although not their biological, he would give them the world...