Nice, successful, decent people who find themselves single at this time in their life.
She’s a much better writer than we have on the guy’s side of things!
But how do you deal with this situation when you don't have any children of your own?
Here is Scott’s guest post that gives us a glance at the transition from single guy to married guy with step kids, and all the wonderful things that can happen if you are open-minded, have insight into what the kids are going through, and just give it time. But if you keep in mind what the kids went through, you will have a better understanding and be a great step parent.
Step Parenting – From Frustration to Love by Scott Trick Almost a year ago I went from being single to married with two step kids. Frustration One of the frustrations a step parent can experience is the fact that the step child does not know how to act in public with his or her new step parent.
For example, when at home everyone gets along and does activities together, but in public the child may ignore the step parent and keep a distance.
After time, the child will feel more and more comfortable and frustration will lessen.
Determining Whether to Continue Your Relationship Interacting with Your Significant Other Building a Relationship with His Children Community Q&A So you've met the man of your dreams..he's got kids.