When divorce involves children, it can instantly become complicated. Once the dust of the divorce settles and the wounds heal, a parent may find themselves wanting to begin a new life with a new spouse. With the children, there is bound to be some resistance. The new spouse is not their natural parent, so they will probably not blend into a new family painlessly. However, there are some key tips to remember that can make this blending process even just a little bit easier.

Blending families post-divorce is never easy and there is no accurate how-to guide that will make it a painless process. These tips are small reminders of things to keep in mind while blending families that will make it a little smoother.