“Playing Hard-To-Like”: 10 Challenging Step-kid Personalities [and how you can win them over]

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Tracy Poizner is the host of the Essential Stepmom podcast. An experienced mom and stepmom, she helps women bring a new skillset to step-parenting so they can finally feel confident in their role and at ease under their own roof! Tracy offers individual coaching by appointment: