How blended families should plan and prepare for a new baby

Getting ready for the arrival of a new baby is an exciting time, but it can be tricky if your family is a blended family. If you have other children already, it will always be difficult to add a new sibling to a family, but it might be useful to get prepared ahead of time so that …

How to Choose the Right Car for Your Blended Family

It’s easy to make some decisions. And especially when the outcome is inconsequential. It doesn’t really matter what you have for dinner this evening — if you don’t really fancy the choice you’ll have a chance to correct things tomorrow. But there are some decisions that can stick with you. For example, the big purchases. …

4 Tips to help you keep your kids safe

When it comes to parenting one of the most terrifying things is that you will be unable to keep your kids safe. There are so many different things that can hurt or damage or impact your children. We see the news of children being snatched, children getting hurt, we see neglect in the form of …

How to get your family through the summer holidays

There are two feelings you can usually have towards the summer holidays, those are excitement and dread. You could be happy to be spending six whole weeks with your children, or dreading the amount of money that is about to be spent. Remember, children don’t expect to be taken out each and every day of …

4 Things They Don’t Warn You About Before You Get Pregnant

If you have just found out you are expecting a beautiful bundle of joy, firstly, congratulations! Secondly, tere may be some things on the way that you are least expecting and not at all prepared for. That’s why we wanted to bring you this article that will give you some pointers and advice. Take a …

How to Create a Memorable Bar/Bat Mitzvah for Your Child

Families come in all types, and that’s something that we celebrate here on Step into Parenting. We also like to celebrate our differences culturally and also when it comes to religion. Which is why today we have a post for our Jewish readers or those who want to learn more about the rite of passage …

4 Helpful Tips for Co-Parenting After a Divorce

Going through a divorce can be one of the most challenging experiences a family can go through. When children are involved, things can become even more complicated. It is essential to put your children first during this time and work together as co-parents to make the transition as smooth as possible for them. Here are …

4 Beginner DIY Furniture Ideas For Your Kid’s Room

Whether you have a new child on the way, or you just want to spruce up your current child’s bedroom, there are some great DIY furniture opportunities waiting around the corner. We know that being part of a blended family brings more complications than a traditional family set up would, so today we wanted to …

How to get your blended family ready for the arrival of a new baby

When you’re expecting a new baby you’re bound to be feeling a million different emotions all at once, especially if your baby will be an addition to a blended family. When you add to a blended family you need to be even more aware of the delicate needs of the children already in the family. …