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Ten Tips About Succeeding as a Step Grandparent Over The Holidays

Being a step grandparent is about love and action – not blood. So here are some tips about putting that love into action . Continue reading

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Step Siblings on Thanksgiving-aging remarried parents

Late-life remarriage can bring challenges to your existing stepbrother or sister relationship through these almost menopausal stepparents and stepsiblings. You and your on hand siblings may be feel like punching each other, like the midlife Super Mario Brothers 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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Are You a Blood Brotheror Fictive Sisters?

What is a sibling besides blood, half’s and steps? We have adopted siblings, foster siblings, even something called fictive siblings, like a blood brother. Fictive siblings are accepted into a family through custom or just plain choice. So being a … Continue reading

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Do you have an “ I Hate You Story “ about your stepsiblings?

Those stepsiblings who entered your life when Mom divorced Dad and married again, destroying your warm family nest, are there at Mom’s birthday. You are still angry at them for ruining your family, draining away your parent’s love, even though … Continue reading

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