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Limiting Beliefs Stepfamily Magazine Article

How Limiting Beliefs Complicate the Stepfamily Dynamic & What to Do to Change Them

About Limiting Beliefs When I was young, I was often told to “stop whining”, “stop crying” or “be quiet, you are making too much noise.” I was supposed to be seen, but not heard. I wasn’t allowed to express myself, so…

Food Cultures and Step-Families

Being a stepparent is a journey. When I started on my stepmom journey, I was struggling. All kinds of things were an issue for me: loss of privacy, noise, dealing with the kid’s mom – this all on top of moving, a new job, and a new marriage.…