"What a hard question.
I have six kids
He has one
There is a rule... A) Step parent may not spank the kids of the others.
That is the only rule.
Time out, grounding, yelling, etc... that is fine.
Spanking is not. Now.. I will spank my kids but…"
"I am looking forward to the responses on this one, because I might be walking into this one. Though I would hate it.. I am curious the best way to handle it.
I know this teaches me to be a better bio-mom, should it ever come up."
"Great advice Carol. We are making a list of "What concerns do we have?".... and things we need to keep in mind.
That list goes out to each other today and we will think on it until next Friday and see what we can figure out. It should be…"
"Hello everyone. I am a mom of six, and stepping into being a step mom of another son. Between us we will be a household of 7 children, 2 adults, and so far, one day and two doves.
This is all VERY brand new for me... and for him as well! Looking…"
When I met my hubby I knew he had a daughter. But it never clicked until I actually met her. She was 4 years old, and I was scared to death of her. Now 8, turning 15, we have our ups & downs, I love her! How do you work your blended family?!See More
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