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Stop Cain and Abel From Entering Your Family- Have Family Meetings with Kids

Family meetings are an excellent tool to listen to both sides of a sibling argument. They provide a safe arena where you can impose rules about each person taking a turn to express his or her viewpoint. Continue reading

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What is a sibling?

Exactly what is a sibling. This seems so basic- we always think we know what a brother or sister is . Continue reading

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Are Your Blood, Half and Step Siblings in an Endless War ?

If you are Generation X and your parents were divorced- you might point your finger at your baby boomer parents – how they approached marriage and family relationships. Continue reading

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What are the Alarm Bells When Visiting Aging Parents Over Holidays?

But you and your sibling may have some nasty parental surprises on the holidays to prompt you to rethink the endless sibling cut off. Continue reading

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Sisters- The Most Golden Siblings

My daughter Jill just spent her third weekend down here in LA, where I have moved to help Jill’s sister Kali with her new twin boys, Dylan and Liam. This trip Jill stayed up all night (along with granddad Pete) so the parents could sleep the night. She helped them conceive a Google calendar for twin care for July, when we will move back to Santa Cruz. Continue reading

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Dad King Lear Creates Nasty Sibling Rivalry

King Lear, a Shakespearean drama about an sibling rivalry around an aging retiring king and two of his daughter scheming against a third. Continue reading

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Baby Boomers Face Midlife Sibling Misery

Are you a baby boomer facing midlife sibling issues? Do you have client’s who end up in your office with middle aged brother and sister dilemna? Baby boomers http://www.youtube.com/my_videos_edit?ns=1&video_id=x6xcz46egdA&next=%2Fmy_videos in their fifties and sixties can find themselves thrown together with … Continue reading

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