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  1. Spending issues

    Financial Problems in Marriage
    2nd marriage. Husband is 52, I'm 50. My husband is getting better at communication but we have issues including what is leading me to post after a hiatus. Issues: Husband is self-employed. This is a second marriage. We moved into his house. I sold mine, rolled my equity into this house and...
  2. Step kids suck

    The Family & Parenting Forums
    I love the man I am with but cannot see spending the next five years only being happy 50% of the time (when his daughters aren't here). I always considered myself to be someone who loves kids - I am a teacher by trade for crying out loud, but his kids? Yuck! Creepy, weird, unintelligent...
  3. Step Mom to be... Feeling a little unsure

    The Family & Parenting Forums
    My Fiancee has a 4 year old daughter, that I have bonded quite well with. It took me a while because I was afraid to get close to her, but I am finally opening up to the little girl. Her mother is in her life, so I am going to be a Step-Mom, not a replacement Mom. I have 2 daughters of my own...
  4. Wife's problem with my kids.

    General Relationship Discussion
    We have been married for 4 years and this problem won't go away. I mentioned taking my 17 year old daughter for some dinner. Nothing expensive McDonalds or something. This turned into a fight because she always has to say something smart and generally be a B### afterwards. I am at the end of my...
  5. I feel too broken to continue moving forward...

    Going Through Divorce or Separation
    My husband and I have had so many issues in our marriage. from problems with his ex wife to dealing with a brain washed stepson and a mother in law who dislikes me, and to top it off our constant arguing. There is just not peace at home. I feel like there is too much on my shoulders, I don't...
  6. Marriage, Step kids.. and desire for my own....

    The Ladies' Lounge
    Ladies, My name is Rhonda, and I have sought you out today cause I need advice and support and I hope that maybe someone out there can relate. I am 34 years old and I married my husband 3 years ago. I also got two wonderful step children with the package but I am grateful for all my...
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