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 Package series. With each post, we'll show you what things -- books, movies, recipes -- helped others relieve stress in the midst of divorce, in the hopes that a few of their picks will serve you well, too. Want to share what got you through your divorce? Email us at email@example.com or tweet @HuffPost Divorce
On her website, Wealthy Single Mom, writer and journalist Emma Johnson walks single parents through the highs and lows of parenting alone, and outlines the steps they need to take to ensure their families are financially secure. Johnson writes from hard-earned experience; after her husband suffered a brain injury, they divorced, and she found herself alone with their young daughter and a baby boy on the way.
Quite a story, right? Below, Johnson shares with us the things -- quotes, French baked goods and more -- that helped her get through that period of her life.