Blended & Bonded

 

Connecting blended families to professional resources to assist them with the common challenges blended families face.

It is Blended & Bonded’s mission to equip blended families with the information they need to become successful, bonded families.

 

 

Why We Exist:

  • 41% of first marriages end in divorce. [1]
  • 60% of second marriages end in divorce. [1]
  • 73% of third marriages end in divorce. [1]
  • 45% of women & 50% of men will remarry again within 5 years. [2]
  • 50% of re-marriages involve children from prior marriages under the age of 18. [2]
  • 2100 new blended families are started every day in the US. [3]
  • 42% of adults have a steprelationship. This is either a stepparent, a step or half sibling or a stepchild. This translates to 95.5 million adults. [3]
  • 16.5 million stepdads in the US. [3]
  • 14 million stepmoms in the US. [3]
  • Experts predict stepfamilies will be the most common type of family in the USA. [4]
  • Because of a lack of information, stepfamilies often struggle along, isolated from support and information, or trying to fit a nuclear family model. [4]