Step-Parenting

4 Simple Tips to Keep Kids Busy on Long Car Rides

We write a lot about car rides on this site because being in the car as a family was something that we did a lot as a blended family who lived far away from each other. Our car rides were usually 3+ hours long on occassion and even if yours aren’t nearly as long, we …

Blended Families Step-Parenting

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. …

Step-Parenting

Wise Financial Decisions to Make for Your Children

The vast majority of parents do what they can to plan for their kid’s future. Sure, your little one might take a completely different life plan to the one you thought they might and you can’t have any control over this. But you can make some wise decisions in their early years to best prepare …

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How to Support Your Child Through Their School Sporting Career

As a parent, it’s essential to know how to support your child through their school sporting career. This can be a challenging time for both the child and the parents, but with the right support system in place, it can be a very rewarding experience for everyone involved. This blog post will discuss some tips …

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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 …

Blended Families Holidays Step-Parenting

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 …

Step-Parenting

Simple Steps To Help You Take Care Of Your Family Car

Your car contributes massively towards your daily family life, as it allows you to maintain the freedom and independence to travel to any destination with your children, safely. However, it’s vital that you take the opportunity to look after your car if you want to reduce the risks and stay out of harm’s way while …

Blended Families

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 …

Blended Families Special Occassions

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 …

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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 …