How to Make Stepchildren Feel Included During the Holidays

One Happy Blended Family: Celebrating the Holidays With Stepchildren

Be Flexible

Your family could be a modern-day Brady Bunch. Blended families are becoming more and more common, but it can be stressful on both parents and children to find a happy balance between all parties involved. The holiday season should be fun and filled with wonderful memories to cherish for a lifetime. We asked Patricia Ryan Lampl, Ann Blumenthal Jacobs, and Tish Rabe — authors of Love For Grown-Ups: The Garter Brides' Guide to Marrying For Life When You’ve Already Got a Life ($12) — to give us their top five tips for celebrating the holidays with stepchildren. Check it out!

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