Part of growing up is accepting that things don't always have a happy ending, even if we desperately want them to. And never is that more true than when it comes to the ending of a significant relationship - one that has produced children. Whatever the reasons behind the break up, there is now a bigger issue at stake. The future happiness and well-being of your children can be severely
Divorce happens, and it often leaves an open wound for everyone involved. One household becomes two, and regardless if it was a single or double income household, the funds are no longer shared. Child support is the nasty side of parenting after a divorce. We place a value on material items such as school supplies, prom dresses, and bills, but then there are other aspects of day to day life.
Parenting isn't easy when there are two of you but doing it on your own can feel overwhelming at times. That is especially true if you've got a young child and have just broken up with the other parent. You're going through all of the grief and emotional upset of a break-up while having to take on all the responsibilities of motherhood / fatherhood alone. Suddenly the stakes are higher:
It used to be so cute when you’d go to the store together and Amanda would run up to you, asking if she could please ‘get another bar of chocolate’, in the most charming way possible, and oh, you just had to say yes! Now, she simply walks in the door, mumbles a greeting (or doesn’t even offer a nod in your direction), and the next thing you hear is
Whether you’re in the middle of a pending divorce, separation, co-parenting or trying to be a single parent, having the best family law options for child custody is essential. With more and more couples filing for divorce or deciding to co-parent separately the emotional and psychological welfare of children that are from their union takes paramount over everything else. According to the website, Child Custody Coach—via stats from the U.S.
Combining the duties of motherhood and those of work can be hectic for moms. They, however, can reap the benefits of yoga for moms whenever they make yoga a workout routine at home. They can even involve their kids whenever they are exercising. Moms can testify that combining duties can be extremely hectic: work deadlines, parenting responsibilities, cleaning up the house, attending social events and having to keep fit through
For many women, being a mom is a full-time job. Their lives are centered around their kids. An average mom’s day involves driving children to school, picking them up from school, taking them to basketball practices or ballet recitals, cooking dinner while checking homework, and, of course, listening to kids and talking with them about everything. Being a mother is what makes you happy and many mothers wouldn’t trade it
The eternal dispute is over your last home-baked biscuit at the table, the self-confident walk of your cousin in the dress sewn by you, questions from your friends, if you take pictures of them in the park, because the weather is so beautiful. If you are familiar with such moments, you should consider whether your passion should remain just a passion, or whether you can turn it into a profitable
A family road-trip is always a great idea. Sometimes you haven’t seen one another in a while and what better way to bond, reconnect and make new memories than over an adventure-filled trip across state lines? Since there is a lot of catching up to do, the best way to take this road trip is to be in the same vehicle. Oh, what fun you will have! You scroll through
Breastfeeding is a technique of nourishing your child in various ways and it is quite natural and practical too. The most important thing about the best breast pads is that they are efficient and helps you in getting a bond with your baby. There is always a certain bond that forms between the mother and the newborn when this method of feeding is chosen by the mother. However, one of