Life as a single parent can often feel like one giant juggling act. Between work, school, sport and social life, it can be tough enough keeping up with your little ones’ schedules, let alone organising your own.
When you became a mother, you probably never anticipated having to parent alone. And for those of you who are separated or divorced, you might find yourself thinking, “Had I known I would have had to do this alone, I don’t know if I would have had kids.”
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Does social media create serious relationship problems?
A new survey out of the U.K. found that more than a third of divorce filings last year contained the word Facebook, according to Divorce Online, a legal services firm.
“Affairs happen with a lightning speed on Facebook,” K. Jason Krafsky, who co-authored Facebook and Your Marriage with wife Kelli, told SmartMoney.
Given that one in two marriages in the U.S. end in divorce, many parents are faced with the dilemma of how to make the experience for their children manageable instead of overbearing.
No child wants their parents to be separated or divorced, so when it happens, there is a lot of stress for the child as well as the parent. Children can have a tendency to think that relationship breakdown is their fault, they can internalize their parents' arguments or concerns, and have many other reactions to a divorce or separation.
Family is such a strange thing in the age of divorce.
My mother remarried when I was in my twenties, and I gained three new step-siblings as a result. But because we were all adults, living in various parts of the world, I’ve never met them. Couldn’t pick them out of a line-up.
My mother-in-law also re-married after my husband’s father died, and my husband picked up three new step-siblings, as well. But because we all live in Los Angeles, his step-siblings are as close to me real ones.
Reality star Bethenny Frankel shared intimate details of her marriage with the world - and now she's speaking candidly about her divorce as well.
The 42-year-old opened up about her split from husband Jason Hoppy in an emotional interview on The Ellen DeGeneres Show Wednesday.
I'm sitting in a restaurant and I suddenly have a strong sensation of a calculated trick being played on me.
I would be less surprised if the lights suddenly came ablaze, and cameras started snapping. I would be less surprised even as I blinked amazed in the light: “Well, yes, I did actually believe him. No, I was honestly fooled. You got me.”
After 34 years of marriage, pop-star parents Tina and Joe Simpson are filing for divorce.
"It is an amicable split and there is no third party involved," the couple's rep told People.
"Any other related allegations are completely false. The family appreciates your respect for their privacy at this time."
“Happiness can be found even in the darkest of times, when one only remembers to turn on the light.” - Dumbledore, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban