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14 Daily Reminders For Single Parents Who Do It All And Do It Well

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 06.16.2016 | Divorce

When you're a single parent, there's no such thing as a day off or a break. You love your kids more than words can describe, but doing it all on your ...

12 Things No One Ever Tells You About Being A Single Dad

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 06.13.2016 | Divorce

Nothing can fully prepare you for raising your children as a single dad -- but getting advice from dads who've done it themselves certainly helps. Be...

What Is A Hot Mess?

Jon Vaughn | Posted 06.02.2016 | Style
Jon Vaughn

A friend of mine said, "Put it out there," but I didn't necessarily know what that meant. I asked and he answered, "Write down exactly what you're loo...

After Divorce, I Became The 'Best Dad And The Best Me I Could Be'

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 05.03.2016 | Divorce

If there’s ever a time you need a little distraction in your life, it’s during the divorce process. That’s why we launched our Divorce Care Pack...

5 Things I Learned From My Single Dad

Megan White | Posted 04.27.2016 | Women
Megan White

How does a dad, in the early '90s, newly single, with two kids go from working full time to being an only parent full time, make it work? The answer is quite simple actually. By doing whatever it takes. And my dad did.

What Love Looks Like As A Single Parent

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 02.12.2016 | Divorce

Don't think for a second that single parents suffer from a lack of love in their lives: It's hard to feel like anything is missing when you have littl...

The Broken Crib -- Future Loss Experienced Through Divorce

Leah Dillon | Posted 02.05.2016 | Divorce
Leah Dillon

Rivers of tears. Rivers and rivers, accompanied by some sniffling, and a wet hand trying to smear away the bursting streams that flooded - refusing to cease. My tears.

10 Habits This Dad Developed To Find Happiness Post-Divorce

Matt Sweetwood | Posted 03.11.2016 | Divorce
Matt Sweetwood

For the second time, I was left heartbroken, lonely and overwhelmed. But this time, I was determined to follow a different path and not allow history to repeat itself -- for the third time. I had 13 years and a lot more life experience under my belt, which gave me the strength and wisdom to develop these 10 habits to direct me to happiness and success after divorce.

10 Quotes Every Exhausted Single Parent Needs To Read

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 12.17.2015 | Divorce

When you're a stressed-out single parent, you need every reassurance that you're doing right by your kids. Sure, raising them on your own is fulfillin...

Why We Need To Be More Sympathetic Toward Single Dads

POPSUGAR Moms | Brittany Wong | Posted 07.28.2015 | Divorce

It's not easy to be a single mom, and as mothers we know this whether we are one . . . or not. It's common for women to support other single moms and ...

12 All-Too-Honest Confessions From Single Parents

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 07.28.2015 | Divorce

It's easy to overlook how much you do for your kids as a single parent. School drop-offs and pick-ups, sick days, overblown supermarket tantrums -- as...

6 Powerful Life Lessons Learned From Single Dads

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 03.11.2016 | Divorce

This Father's Day, we're celebrating single and divorced dads. Whether you have full custody or time with the kids every other weekend, the lessons yo...

Are Single Parents All Created Equal?

Stacey Freeman | Posted 05.13.2016 | Divorce
Stacey Freeman

Not all single parents are created equal. Some of us have it easier than others, and in different ways. Some of us have it more difficult, and in different ways. We can debate until we are blue in the face what constitutes those "better" or "worse" situations.

How to Send Positive Signs to Your Potential Partner

Sheila Blagg | Posted 05.04.2015 | Divorce
Sheila Blagg

Hand gestures, body language, and different words and phrases can carry hidden meanings, which could mean that your date is totally into you or that they're bored to death.

11 Things You Should Never Say To A Single Parent

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 02.05.2015 | Divorce

Being a single parent is hard work. You know what makes it even more difficult? The questions and "advice" you get from people who have no idea what i...

Valentine's Day Gift Ideas for the Single Dad

Jon Vaughn | Posted 03.11.2016 | Divorce
Jon Vaughn

Now that I'm freed from the chains of this holiday, I can finally say exactly what I would want, as a parent, dad, whatever, provided that it comes from my significant other.

7 Damn Good Reasons To Date A Single Dad

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 03.11.2016 | Divorce

If you're currently looking for love and not including single dads in your search, you're doing it wrong. You're not likely to stumble upon a more...

10 Bad Reasons To Break Up With Someone

Sheila Blagg | Posted 03.06.2015 | Divorce
Sheila Blagg

There are many circumstances where breaking up can be a good thing for both people involved, but there are also many bad excuses that can lead to a breakup. Make sure you consider your situation carefully, and avoid breaking up for these 10 reasons.

6 Ways to Express Interest When the Kids Are Around

Jon Vaughn | Posted 03.11.2016 | Parents
Jon Vaughn

There is absolutely nothing wrong with me passing along a compliment to a woman in front of her children, or mine. But I overthought things, and I shouldn't have. Somehow society has convinced me that when I have my daughters, women are off-limits.

Dating Ideas for Single Parents

Sheila Blagg | Posted 01.24.2015 | Divorce
Sheila Blagg

Dating is stressful enough; dating as a single parent is even tougher. You're so busy trying to keep up with your job and the needs of your children, you probably don't have time to stop and think about date possibilities.

Does Age Make a Difference in a Relationship?

Sheila Blagg | Posted 01.19.2015 | Divorce
Sheila Blagg

Age appropriateness is a frequent consideration of potential dating partners. In most cases, people will claim to prefer a partner close to his/her age, but in practical applications this isn't always possible.

A Poem About Losing Custody

Jon Vaughn | Posted 03.11.2016 | Divorce
Jon Vaughn

Shock and surprise, in the blink of an eye. I'm still a kid myself! This twenty year old guy.

Study Sheds Light On Single Parents' Sex Lives

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 10.08.2014 | Divorce

According to new study, becoming a single parent does not mean you will never have sex again, contrary to popular belief. In fact, single parents are ...

10 Reasons To Date A Single Mom

Kerri Zane | Posted 11.23.2014 | Divorce
Kerri Zane

This week is National Singles Week. Who knew?! So, it seems imperative that every single man, who sees it fit, should take their favorite single mom out on a date. Yes, she has children, but don't let that scare you.

5 Changes I Made As A Single Mom That Make Me A Better Mom

Divorced Moms | Sophie Rosen | Posted 09.15.2014 | Divorce

By Sophie Rosen for DivorcedMoms.com I believed I was the quintessential mother. Generous until it hurt. Selfless until it hurt me. A martyr, as my...