When it's the Thanksgiving my son is not with me. When he's a controlling parent. When the father wants to be the mother
Divorce takes a toll on the psyche. It's hard to imagine, when you're knee-deep in marriage disillusionment, that your heart
My friends tell me I make it seem easy, and I remind them 12 years will do that; time dulls the edges of pain. At first, I
Being a blended family is tough work. You don't just have to figure out how to make life inside your home work, you also have to figure out a way to make life between two or more homes work.
When we agreed to end our marriage, I sat in my therapist's office, crying those big ugly tears one cries when they're surviving solely on chocolate malt milkshakes. I cried to him in exasperation, terrified of the stigma that would forever follow my girls now that they were children of divorce.
Dads start out with a disadvantage from the moment that their children are conceived. Sure, they are their children just as much as the mom's, but it doesn't always seem like that
I think that dads start out with a disadvantage from the moment that their children are conceived. Sure, they are their children just as much as the mom's, but it doesn't always seem like that.
On the brink of 30, you will thank yourself for remembering to always find the beauty in breakdowns and see the glass half full. Immersing yourself in a life filled with vivacity, vigor, humbleness and adventures will keep you mentally healthy and happy. You are living a life full of self-love and creativity that you so deserve, and have always yearned for.
"To a four year old...a day is a really long time. And a week is even longer", she begins, her voice slow and cautious. "At
Parenthood is messy, hard, exhausting, worrisome, amazing, stressful and rewarding. I'm suggesting adding regular discussions and negotiations with my ex into that inescapable mess? I understand why he'd rather run the other direction. My ex is right.