Nobody ever said it was going to be easy, and sometimes just making a traditional family structure work effectively can be a challenge in itself. Stepfamily life can be difficult, confusing and hard work; but ultimately can offer love, warmth and enormous emotional rewards. Packed with practical advice and written by someone who has experience of being both a stepchild and a step-parent, this book aims to offer advice and support to all parents experiencing the joys and challenges of making a stepfamily work. Family set-ups in this day and age are diverse and flexible, and this book looks to address as many variables as possible, offering support, guidance and information. The stepfamily can be a wonderful, loving environment for all members to enjoy, and this emotive and informative guide aims to make that journey as enjoyable and serene as possible.