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prt 2 how would you react

were engaged and he wants me to get to know his child

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 11:36 PM on Dec. 7, 2010 in General Parenting

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  • thats good he wants you to get to know his daughter , BUT his ex may take time , maybe not , its not only your guys decision his ex is in their also.
    letstalk747

    Answer by letstalk747 at 11:39 PM on Dec. 7, 2010

  • yer but what bout hen she comes to my place she will not know who i am ,
    she needs to get to now me no matter what any of u say i am going to be her step mother i will b the one looking after her on the weekends so i need positive advice thanks!!
    Anonymous

    Comment by Anonymous (original poster) at 11:54 PM on Dec. 7, 2010

  • If you're engaged you're right she will need to get to know you eventually so it's good to start before the wedding so she's not as likely to resent you later. Remember though that no matter what she's going to love her mother and you need to create a good working relationship of civility and respect with the mother.
    How do you plan to get to know his daughter and how old is she? It may be fun to do some things with her dad but also do some things just you girls. If she's old enough, take her out for something like a mani and get pretty polish together or do your feet or just something only you girls can do. Create special things between you.
    JadeRDragosani

    Answer by JadeRDragosani at 2:58 AM on Dec. 8, 2010

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