Parenting, Blended Families and more
parenting and blended family parenting have their own rewards and special,
unique gifts. But along the way, the adjustments and obstacles can be
challenging, lonely, or test the limits of relationships. As children
in blended families, we often bring our own memories or issues along
with us when we begin families of our own.
are at a critical time when many family "types" need to be
understood, accepted, respected and supported. Perhaps you have a story
about parenting a child alone, same-gender parenting, growing up in
a blended household, adapting to yours, mine and ours. Your words may
help others understand from the inside out. Your story may shed light
on how to cope or deal with problems at hand. We need to speak out for
our children's future.
invite you to submit
your story here. Please indicate if you would like us to use
your first name. Without your permission we will not include your name
and your story will be anonymous. We ask that you not mention names
or places if the situation may be damaging to others. We will edit for
grammar and spelling if necessary and send you the link for review.
Remember to send us a title for your story.