Book Step Coupling
Review of The Friendship Factor.
The couple is the foundation of the blendedfamily.
Stepcoupling: Creating and Sustaining a Strong Marriage in Today’s Blended Family
by Jennifer Green
First comes a couple, the most important relationship in a blended family.This book focuses on the stepcouple as the foundation of the stepfamily. That foundation must be kept strong and loving.
First comes the couple. It is the foundation of your stepfamily and is the most important relationship you have.
Marriage never comes easy but stepcouples must navigate some tough terrain that first marriages do not have to travel.
This book focuses on the stepcouple. Knowing the strong and unified stepcouple can resolve all other challenges, is the first step in building a successful blended family.
Different parenting styles, finances, relationships with ex-spouses, legal matters, and children’s issues chisel away at the marriage’s foundation if you don’t keep that marriage your first priority.
Green stresses making “us” time for talking, problem-solving, and weekends away. She convinces that you must enjoy your marriage and constantly renew and strengthen your bond as a couple as a foundation for your family.
This is a good book for anyone in or even contemplating remarriage. Let this invaluable remarriage manual help you make your stepcouple the foundation of a strong, happy, and successful stepfamily.
CyberParent Recommended Reading for More Information: Introducing the StepParents’ Web StepParent Web Directory Q & A Series Blended Family Blended or Blender? New Stepparent: Now What? Stepkin: An Evolution What Is a Single Stepparent? Building Kinship Short and Long-Term Visitation Second Marriages with Children Both Are Non-Custody Parents Six Common Stepfamily Conflicts Thanks, Mike! Doggy-Blue
One Non-Custody Parent/Spouse Has Visitation Rights
Stepparents Seek Advice from Other Stepparents.
Stepfathers: A fact of life in America today.
Time-out: An Effective Discipline for Stepfamilies.
Multiple page series of letters about stepparenting from CyberParent surfers.
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