5. Don't discuss marriage issues in front of the kids
As adults, we know that a lot of complicated things go into divorce, remarriage, and parenting. We may often need to have serious, adult discussions with our partners – about dynamics with our exes, child support, money issues, custody, and so on. These conversations should be saved for when you and your hubby are alone. Never have these talks in front of the kids, and if they are older, do not get them involved.
Hopefully these tips have guided you in the right direction, toward the fulfilling role of being a great stepmom. For some further helpful reading, check out Dr. Phil’s advice on what role a stepparent should play!