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Rebecca Bitton
Rebecca Bitton is a freelance writer, editor, blogger, and certified mediator. She writes primarily about art, health, green living, parenting, relationships, and divorce. Her blog,, chronicles her experience of living and parenting while in-between married and divorced (which she refers to as “single-ish). She is in awe of people who defy their odds and plow through challenging circumstances to create fulfilling lives.

Rebecca resides in Los Angeles with her two sons and dog, Cleo. In her wildest dreams, she finds herself living in the mountains of “anywhere with clean air,” tending to an organic garden, raising her children and, of course, writing the next great American novel.

Entries by Rebecca Bitton

What You Might Not Know About Single Moms

(19) Comments | Posted October 27, 2014 | 2:33 PM

I'm loath to refer to myself as a "single mom" -- not because I'm ashamed of my status, but because that label conjures such stereotypical misconceptions. Whether it's men laying on thick opportunistic flattery, women tearfully offering condolences or politicians blaming us for society's ills, it's clear that...

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5 Inconvenient Truths About Divorcing With Children

(20) Comments | Posted April 30, 2014 | 6:53 PM

Gwyneth Paltrow annoyed millions when she referred to her impending divorce from Chris Martin as "conscious uncoupling." I find it noble that they're attempting to split amicably; however, framing this as some kind of enticing spiritual experience belies the reality of how difficult divorce is when children are...

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