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BUILDING RAPPORT WITH A STEPCHILD WHO DISLIKES YOU

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BUILDING RAPPORT WITH A STEPCHILD WHO DISLIKES YOU

I was surprised to read that over 40% of married couples with children in the United States right now involve at least one child from a previous relationship. That means that over 40% of married couples are probably working hard to become a harmonious blended family. While every stepmother wants to waltz into a happy household, every stepparent relationship doesn’t always get off to an awesome start.  Building Rapport with Your Stepchild Don’t go into the situation with unrealistic expectations. Instead, focus on small steps to strengthen your relationship with your stepchild. Small things, like paying attention to what cereal...

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