Q. What's one piece of advice you'd give to moms who are about to become part of a blended family?
A. The rewards are great, but step parenting is a great deal of work. Andrew Carnegie said “Anything in life worth having is worth working for.” In fact, the work is spiritual and internal. Drop the notion of “being first” and other ego-related desires. Understand that your job is to be a compassionate witness to this family that you are joining. ... Read More