children, family, step parenting

A guide to becoming a step parent and weekend parent.

Ok, I am by no means an expert on parenting and this is just my view but for anyone that is seeing someone with children, you might find my steps useful if you find this whole new experience a little daunting. Firstly: take you time to meeting your partners children. I met my step children… Continue reading A guide to becoming a step parent and weekend parent.

family, step parenting

The different beats of parenting.

I see lots of blogs about motherhood to babies and toddlers but not many for teenagers and especially those for mums that don't live with their kids, how do you raise kids that don't live with you full time? How do you deal with different parenting styles to those of your ex partners? It's a… Continue reading The different beats of parenting.

family, step parenting

Becoming a step parent

Step parenting is not easy, you come into this ready made family who have bonds from before they were born and it's hard to try and find a place to 'fit in', these kids have known their parents their whole lives and the parents have loved that child or children since the pregnancy test showed… Continue reading Becoming a step parent