How to be a Successful Single Mother: Handle It


May 9th, 2023 . 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 was going through my divorce, I would call him and tell him about a problem I w...

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The Hardest Part About Getting a Divorce: Lack of Control


October 2nd, 2022 . Jackie Pilossoph

There are many, many heartbreaking and difficult aspects of getting a divorce. There is shock, sadness, fear of change, loneliness, frustration, the feeling of failure, anger resentment, and so much more. But there is one thing that I believe might b...

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Divorced Parents Paying for College: How Does it Work?


September 14th, 2022 . Vicki Vollweiler

Divorce and College.  Two words that are both equally hard to manage on their own without much research, guidance and support.  But what happens when you are divorced or getting divorced and at the same time, your children are approaching or even a...

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How to Tell Your Kids About the Divorce: 17 Things to Say


August 13th, 2022 . Jackie Pilossoph

Thinking about how to tell your kids about the divorce? That is perhaps the most heartbreaking and difficult aspect of a divorce. As parents, we are all so protective of our children, both physically and emotionally, and the last thing a parent wants...

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5 Tips for Coparenting with Someone Who Hurt You


July 5th, 2022 . Rita Morris

Some would say parenting is the most challenging, yet rewarding job on earth.  I like to say it brings me my greatest joy and my deepest grief.  A bit like growing a second heart and wearing it on your sleeve everyday.  But what happens in regards...

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