There’s The Single Parent And Then There’s The VERY Single Parent


July 22nd, 2016 . Jackie Pilossoph

I'm pretty sure all divorced men and women call themselves a single parent. Whether it is someone who sees their kids every other weekend for just a few hours or a person who sees their children every single day (with no break and no help from the ex...

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Let’s Talk About The Dad Bod


May 20th, 2015 . Jackie Pilossoph

Come didn't expect a divorce site not to post a blog on The Dad Bod, did you?! In this week's Love Essentially column, published today in Chicago Tribune Pioneer Press, I write about why I like the dad bod, along with some issues I have with...

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18 Things I Love About Single Dads


June 14th, 2014 . Jackie Pilossoph

I can’t speak from personal experience, but I have to believe that the life of single dads is no picnic. Just as single moms do it, single dads have so much juggling in their lives. If you think about it, single dads have to juggle work, kids’...

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Recently Separated Man Responds


March 8th, 2014 . Jackie Pilossoph

Divorced Girl smiling recently received the comment below from my post, “Inside the Mind of a recently separated 40 something woman." The comment was from a recently separated man who wanted to give me his perspective. I really do make an attem...

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The Single Dad


June 17th, 2013 . Jackie Pilossoph

With yesterday being Father’s Day, I got to thinking about the single dad. I’m a single mom, and sometimes I feel like I have it rough.  But, I know a lot of single dads, and I can honestly say, being a single dad doesn’t seem like any big pic...

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