Advice For The Single Mom: Handle It

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June 29th, 2017 . Jackie Pilossoph

My late father was one of the wisest people I have ever known. Among his countless displays of knowledge and perception was his ability to counsel this single mom. When I would call him and tell him about a problem I was having, he would offer advice...

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Involving The Kids In The Divorce: It’s Just Disgusting

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June 13th, 2017 . Jackie Pilossoph

Men and women do horrible things during divorce. Many are so hurt and angry, that their number one goal becomes hurting the other person. But some sink to a level that is absolutely disgusting. I cannot think of anything more damaging, actually. Some...

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Being Friends With Your Ex: How Friendly Is Too Friendly?

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June 7th, 2017 . Jackie Pilossoph

At the beginning of a breakup and through a divorce, it’s very hard to imagine becoming friends with your ex. In fact, the relationship usually gets a lot worse (which is unimaginable) when two people go from being in a bad marriage and living toge...

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Are Your Kids Watching 13 Reasons Why? Yep.

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May 29th, 2017 . Jackie Pilossoph

Thinking about your teen or pre-teen watching a show about suicide, with scenes in it about bullying, rape, drinking, and drunk driving can be really really scary. I'm referring to the new Netflix drama, 13 Reasons Why;  a show that almost every kid...

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Advice For Moms Who Have Recent College Grads

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May 20th, 2017 . Jackie Pilossoph

While it's really hard to become an empty nester when your kids go college, it can also be difficult if they graduate and move back in without a job or any kind of direction. Below is my Love Essentially column that offers advice on how to talk to an...

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