STEP-PARENTING

 

HOW TO SURVIVE STEP-PARENTING

Here are 10 Steps to help being a great step-parent.

 


  1. 1.Be involved, not detached, as a step-parent.

  2. 2.Begin by being a friend to your step-children.

  3. 3.Let your relationship proceed at the children’s pace.

  4. 4.Plan special tines and experiences with your step-children.

  5. 5.Present a united front with your spouse.

  6. 6.Give your step-children the gift of limits.

  7. 7.Use clear and explicit rules to establish limits.

  8. 8.Let Step-Children participate in making the rules.

  9. 9.Encourage openness about feelings.

  10. 10.Maintain your sense of humor.