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Prep, Plan, Pay and Play

Summer is an expensive month for families. As a single mom, I had to plan summer day care or week camps months in advance. When I estimated the expense, summer day care costs me 30% […]

The Benefits of Practicing Patience

As a single mother, and stressed in every possible way, I’m learning to be patient with my boys. Seeing the way my parents interact as grandparents is teaching me to be more loving and caring […]

Feeling the Real Kind of Love

I never thought of love as reacting or acting. In the book, The Love Dare, the authors dedicate Day 2 to Love is Kind. While demonstrating kindness in marriage is expected—although we don’t always do […]

Setting New Boundaries and Roles During Divorce

Adam’s not picking up the phone. I dial a few more times and finally he picks up. “What?” he replies. “What? Are you kidding me? How could you leave her at our house and, to […]