Summertime Checklist

Summertime Checklist

The relief summer brings from the rush and press of the school year feels about like the cool breeze that sweeps over you as you sit on your front porch and drink that cold, sweet tea. Or mint julep. Anyway. For those co-parenting, the relief can...

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Death, Divorce, & Taxes

Death, Divorce, & Taxes

Death and taxes: You know the saying. We can’t really escape either, so I’m going to group divorce in this category too; the ripple of divorce is almost inescapable and the loss from a divorce is equatable to a death.

We Are Both

We Are Both

Dad. Means what? I’ve got this “Dad” mug in my hand. At first, I felt uncomfortable even holding it. The mug symbolized all the things my ex-husband was not and the weight of this knowledge felt terrible. The past two years of single motherhood...

Good Ol’ Summertime

Good Ol’ Summertime

THE GOOD OL’ SUMMERTIME: Three Ways to Help With Co-parenting During the Summer Holidays  Ah, summertime. The sun is shining. The birds are singing. Is that a hint of seawater and sand I smell in the air? Am I happier lately? Why, I think I...

Trick or Treat: Halloween and Divorce

Trick or Treat: Halloween and Divorce

The costume decision. You know it changes at least three times. A princess? A jedi? A dragon? A ninja? A ninja-princess-dragon? Maybe it’s a themed costume where the parent and the child’s characters go together somehow. Whatever the...