As the election year progresses, many candidates in both parties and at every level will say it. Child-welfare professionals work mightily to make it a reality. Our country's laws and policies are intended to promote its essential truth: Every child deserves to grow up in a safe, permanent and loving family.
Maybe, just maybe, things will spark for the both of us, but not right now. I'm single - I'm just having fun. In the meantime, I think I'll have my cake and eat it too.
In 2008, I attended Easter morning worship with my mom and dad at a progressive United Church of Christ congregation. The sermon was engaging. The music was magnificent. Everything about this Easter morning worship was spiritually meaningful. But I was distracted... and distraught.
There are days, more often than not, that no coffee in the world can touch your exhaustion. And when you're ready to tag in your partner... Oh, wait. That's you. You're it.
You basically have to swipe through a ton of bad profiles to find the good ones. It's so much information at once. I really don't want to spend a lot of time or energy in these apps. So at the end of the day, let's face facts: Tinder, Bumble and the other dating apps are all about the photos.
I was recently mansplained how there are real single moms and then there are single moms who claim the title. Ya know the type of single mom I'm referring to? No, you don't? That's ok, because I didn't either.
There's such a thing as being too nice, though. When a woman gives too much too soon or tries too hard to show a man that she's the one for him, she's actually turning him off.
It's easy to think after many "failed" relationships that there is something wrong with you but there isn't! Your ego will constantly make you doubt yourself time and time again to a point where you question your ability to love and to trust anyone.
Studies show that nearly 57% of men and 54% of women will commit adultery at some point during their marriage. This majority is astonishing. I was als...
The biggest mistake single parents make when they're trying to make new friends is speaking about their problems and issues. They run into the "I" syndrome. Don't worry if that's you, we're all guilty of having this syndrome at some time or another.
The 2016 Democratic presidential candidate must mobilize the new American majority. If they do, they won't need to carry blue-collar white men to win. In 2012, Obama got the votes of only 35 percent of white men.
When I was eight, my favorite game was Authors. Each card in the deck had an image of the author's face with the title of one of the author's books. Y...
Doing things on my own felt awkward and almost embarrassing at first, but over the course of time I have learned to embrace my own company. Doing exactly what I want to do, when I want to do it, is a true feeling of freedom and independence that I never could have experienced while I was in a relationship.
There is so much I love about being single: the spontaneity of my day-to-day, the extra time to indulge people and projects that move me, and Colin Fa...
By Briallen Hopper I've been accused of romanticizing friendship, and it's true, I do. I tell my friends I love you on a regular basis, I celebrate...
Single women have the potential to unleash a social and political revolution 'as profound as the invention of birth control, as the sexual revolution, as the abolition of slavery, as women's suffrage...'