The Hardest Thing About Getting Divorced

Ending your marriage is never easy but the hardest thing about getting divorced varies from person to person. My interviewee David has been divorced for about seven years now and for him, one of the hardest things has been the disappointment. Here's David: I will certainly say that at the point in time when we were actually sleeping in different rooms in the house and then finally when I … [Continue reading...]

Keeping The Passion Alive

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Are You Prepared To Be A Single Parent?

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Few of us are prepared for parenthood and we're even less prepared to be a single parent. David has three children who are now aged 17, 14 and 10. For the past seven years he's been a single parent and he's the first to admit that he wasn't prepared. Here's David: I think the most common thing I hear from men is that they are not prepared to parent solo for a lot of cultural reasons and … [Continue reading...]

The Realities Of Dating As A Single Parent

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Dating after divorce is a common expectation but the realities of dating as a single parent is that it isn't easy or straightforward. David was married for over twelve years and has now been divorced for about seven years. With three children who are with him much of the time, his focus is on being a parent and dating is less of a priority. Here's David: Doubtless single moms definitely … [Continue reading...]

Schools Don’t make It Easy For Single Parents

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Considering how common divorce is and how many of the adult population experienced divorce as a child, it's surprising that schools don't make it easier for single parents. David has been divorced for about seven years now and has three children who are now aged 17, 14 and 10 so he has lots of experience dealing with different schools, different teachers and it hasn't always been easy. Here's … [Continue reading...]

Wisdom From Divorce: Divorce May Be Part Of Your Spiritual Journey

Religious beliefs are often a barrier to even considering divorce as an option when divorce may actually be part of your spiritual journey: The fact that I chose divorce doesn't mean I didn't pray about it. It doesn't mean I made the decisions without talking to God. The fact that it messes up the order in the church doesn't mean this isn't part of your spiritual journey. ~RMJ RMJ is the only … [Continue reading...]

Watch & Learn: What Are Your Kids Seeing?

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