Daily Archives: October 9, 2013

Can a Stepdad Get Visitation?

Can a Stepdad Get Visitation?

Dear Stepdad, My brother’s wife recently passed away. It was the second marriage for both. They had 4 step-kids between them, but no children of his own. After she passed away, her ex-husband who had visitation only as she had primary custody, took the children to live with him and promised that my brother would never see them again. Do […]

Is it Disrespectful to Not Call Him My Stepdad?

Is it Disrespectful to Not Call Him My Stepdad?

Dear Stepdad, Forty years ago my mother was married to her second husband thus the Stepfather. I need to add he is a very nice man. My mother suddenly dies and I go to live with my natural father. My step father remarried very quickly after my mother’s death to a woman with two young children. Over the yrs. we […]