by Dr. Anne Brennan Malec
Any new marriage has its hurdles. But when the newlyweds also bring children from previous marriages, they face the additional challenge of trying to balance the needs of the relationship with the needs of the kids.
It’s rarely as easy as the Brady Bunch made it seem.
"Too frequently, partners imagine that because they love each other, their children will jump on board and will also love this new partner as a stepparent," says Dr. Anne Brennan Malec, a clinical psychologist, marriage and family therapist, and author of the book "Marriage in Modern Life: Why It Works, When It Works." (www.drannemalec.com)
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Friday, July 31st, 2015
|12:00 am - 12:00 am||July 27 to August 2 - Calgary International Blues Festival|
|12:00 am - 12:00 am||Weekday Afternoons in July & August - Good Old-Fashioned Playtime at Vivo for Healthier Generations|
|10:00 am - 4:00 pm||Fishing season at Bow Habitat Station|
|1:00 pm - 3:00 pm||Nature Drop-In at Ralph Klein Park: Wetland Bug Safari|
|1:00 pm - 3:00 pm||Nature Drop-In at Ralph Klein Park: What Bird is That?|
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