Blended Families

Is your blended family, not blending?...

2015-02-05

Dont worry, get them to bond instead of blend!! Think about it, how many people have a close relationship without bonding on some level. It becomes difficult, if not impossible to ...

In Defense Of Buying Your Child's Love...

2014-11-11

For the record, we live in an affluent community and he isn't the first kid his age to have a cell phone, or even the first to have an iPhone4S. He wanted one because it's the cool...

20 Lies Divorced People Tell Themselves...

2014-10-27

Part of coping with divorce is sometimes telling ourselves things that will soothe our pain and anxiety, ease our fears and make us feel better about our situation, our decisions a...

Warning signs of an abusive person...

2013-10-30

This is a list of behaviors that are seen in people who abuse their partners. The first four behaviors (past abuse, threats of violence, breaking objects and any force during an ar...

GB's Guesthouse Port Elizabeth...

2013-06-22

GB's Guesthouse Port Elizabeth is situated in a quiet street, we offer 7 single or double rooms, 2 garden apartments, an executive apartment and a 3-bedroom family house. All wi...

Loving Someone Else's Child...

2013-05-08

If I was asked what I felt the most difficult challenge of being a nontraditional parent was, I would undoubtedly say, "Loving someone else's child." This comes from my short time ...

Do you think that step parents should be able to force step ch...

2011-08-22

Do you know what the Children's Act say about children being forced to call a step parent mom or dad? If not, read this today......

Adjustment Tips for Blended Families...

2011-08-16

Lots of change takes place in a child‘s life when their parents‘ divorce and remarry/enter into a new relationship and it is often difficult for them to cope with this effectiv...

Yours, mine, ours - finding the balance...

2011-08-01

Many blended families can consist of four, five or more children i.e. yours, your partners and the child / children you share. Often these children are of varying ages, different g...

Introducing a new baby...

2011-08-01

Social science and research offers very little information on this subject – the effects of a new baby in a nuclear family is widely studied but here is almost no attention given...

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