of customers would recommend this product to a friend.
Dana3 Stars Out Of 5Not for both parents bringing in kidsNovember 26, 2014DanaQuality: 5Value: 5Meets Expectations: 2I thought this book would be geared towards blended families, but it seems to me that it is for a child-less mom marrying a man with children. The principles can be applied to two families blending, but it is a stretch for those hurting to be able to do this.
It is great and eye-opening for the child-less woman....
Maggie5 Stars Out Of 5Read this before considering remarriage w/ kids!January 2, 2014MaggieQuality: 5Value: 5Meets Expectations: 5This book tells the whole truth of the challenges specific to step families. A must read before you say 'I do' that will also be helpful if you already have remarried.
reviewer5 Stars Out Of 5March 28, 2011reviewerQuality: 5Value: 4Meets Expectations: 5It was for my wife, she asked for it, I got it and she is very happy with it.
Step in VAWinchester, VAAge: 45-54Gender: female5 Stars Out Of 5Amazing BookMarch 28, 2011Step in VAWinchester, VAAge: 45-54Gender: femaleQuality: 5Value: 5Meets Expectations: 5Being a step mom at 47 and never having children has been trialsome, but through the understanding of this book I have been able to release alot of burdens that I have been carrying. Boundaries are a huge asset to being an effective step mom, but knowledge of the loyalty no matter what deepens my faith and trust that they love me under all the pain whether they say it or not. Actions speak louder than words in step parenting.
MadameSulphur, LAAge: 25-34Gender: female3 Stars Out Of 5Did not fit the mould!January 7, 2011MadameSulphur, LAAge: 25-34Gender: femaleQuality: 3Value: 4Meets Expectations: 2I have an entirely different stepmom "situation" than those two that were covered in the book. I am a woman raising the child of an absent biological mother and twins who don't remember their parents really being together because they were two when the split happened. It did give good "general" advise, but I did not get the deeper understanding of my own situation that I was seeking...