Divorce

Leah’s Story: My Parents Got Divorced

My Parents Got Divorced When I was 10 years old, my parents got divorced. They were always arguing and fighting. My dad was cheating on my mom, with a woman named Lisa. He would always come home so late, and sometimes he didn’t come home at all. I was very depressed and I didn’t know…

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Dealing with Divorce, 4 Tips for Healthy Healing

Are You Dealing With Divorce Right Now? If you are dealing with divorce, whether it is your parents’ divorce, or your own divorce, it is one of the most tragic events you can experience. Unfortunately, it’s become such a common occurrence, it’s easy to think you’re supposed to act like it’s no big deal, even…

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35 Emotions You Might Feel After Your Parents Divorce

Are You Feeling Overwhelmed? It’s so hard to be honest with ourselves and others about the effects we feel when our parents break-up. That is because our parent’s divorce is devastating. We naturally put up walls, which are filled with denial, silence, and a certain distance between us and others. Yet, these techniques, in the…

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Surviving the Holidays with Separated Parents

Holidays can be the best of times or the worst of times. And holidays with separated parents can be especially difficult. Tyler said, The most difficult part of any holiday for me is being rushed between my parents’ houses. I feel bad about leaving one parent for the other. How many of you have had…

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Dawson’s Tips for Dealing With Birth Fathers

Being a single mom is one of the most demanding and difficult responsibilities anyone could ever face. Tips for Dealing With Birth Fathers No one can fully understand the pressures and challenges that each single mom faces. In my last blog I spoke of the challenges a single mom faces when it comes to datingwith…