RedTracker| America’s blended families are far from the traditional messages on a Hallmark greeting card. The NYTimes recently took a look at evolving family living arrangements with children and new partners.
In some cases, parents are putting children first, often foregoing iiving together with the new partner in yet another new hybrid lifestyle. In other cases, love conquers all, but not at least one partner’s preference to maintain his or her own residence.
Experts weigh in that these situations aren’t always best for children, who must learn to cope in life.
Read new insights on the challenges of successful parenting in divorced families: To Blend or Not to Blend New Stepfamilies? NYTimes
Also this week: In America and Around the World | Who Needs Marriage? AOC