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Are Female Siblings Violent Towards Brothers?

Researchers have found that while women are more likely to use physical aggression during disagreements, parents frequently are more upset by male aggression than female belligerence. This is true even when the abusive acts are identical (e.g., boys throwing objects during a fight is seen as a more serious transgression than girls throwing objects during a fight). Continue reading

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PTSD Sibling Post Holiday Therapy Needed?Take This Test.

If the main villain in the family tragedy is a sibling or step sibling – here’s a post holiday quiz to see if you need help. Continue reading

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Are You An Estranged Sibling and Want to Change That?

Did you plan NOT spend Thanksgiving with your sibling & wonder why ? Find out if you are a “listless” sibling – don’t see your sibling very much- or at all -and don’t know why. Continue reading

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Dreading Thanksgiving With Your Sibling?

I am looking for midlife sibling stories involving the fast approaching holidays. Are you a step sibling who has been invited to your stepmother’s house for turkey day and planning to down several cocktails to endure the meal? 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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Raise Kids on Good Sibiling Rules- Not Silent Bad Ones

What we have learned from our midlife “I Hate You” stories is that not saying family rules out loud can be lethal to a sibling relationship. Rules have to be fair, yet they can’t be silent. Continue reading

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Sibling Rivalry Delivered With New baby-Ways to a Safe Birth

If a new baby arrives, all the older siblings, who are no longer that special baby ,probably don’t feel very feel there’s enough love to spread around in the overflowing family nest. Continue reading

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