Millions of Americans are facing the challenging, yet wonderful opportunity, of blending two existing families into one cohesive whole. This book is an excellent resource for learning how to cultivate a blissful blended family, develop healthy relationships, while nurturing your new marriage. Authors Susan Wisdom and Jennifer Green provide clear strategies on dealing with many issues remarried couples face, with a wealth of advice from real-life stepcouples. How to be clear about expectations, boundaries, flexibility, tolerance, forgiveness, openness, attention, and problem solving with each family member, as well as strengthening your bond as a couple are some of the issues addressed. This is an invaluable resource for building the foundation of a strong, happy, and loving blended family.