children and divorce

7 Things You’ll Wish You Knew Before Becoming a Single Father

7 Things You’ll Wish You Knew Before Becoming a Single Father

Being a single dad can be tougher than you’d think. You’re learning how to care for your children by yourself, dealing with other people’s opinions, and learning how to date while you’re simultaneously focusing on raising your kids. Luckily, knowing…

7 Things to Know About Becoming a Stepmom

7 Things to Know About Becoming a Stepmom

Becoming a stepmom is no easy task. You are learning to juggle your relationship with your husband, stepchildren, and your husband’s ex. Finding ways to please everyone is sometimes impossible, but if you’re prepared and know what to expect, you’ll…

5 Problems You’ll Probably Encounter While Co-Parenting [And How to Solve Them]

5 Problems You’ll Probably Encounter While Co-Parenting [And How to Solve Them]

It’s no secret that co-parenting is not always an easy job. You and your ex most likely don’t see eye to eye on everything, and may have vastly different ways to parent your children. When you were together, you had…

Five Tips for Telling Your Children About the Divorce

You’ve gone back and forth with your spouse about whether or not to get a divorce, and the two of you have officially decided to go through with your decision. The next step is telling your kids, which isn’t always…

Changes That Happen Post-Divorce

It should come as no surprise to you when we say that things change after you and your ex get a divorce. The relationship between you, your ex, and your children change, how you deal with major life changes will differ, and…