Raising a Son When All of Your Role Models Have Failed You

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Stopping the cycle of abuse is one challenge, but a bigger challenge is knowing how to raise a son when the men in your life are abusers.

Discussions About Death; It’s an Act of Kindness

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Meditating on our own death might seem morbid, but it is responsible and loving.

How to Find—and Stay on—the Bright Side When Life Sucks and You’re in Free Fall

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Lots of people were unhappy. But inside my failing rocket, our little trio, laughed, celebrated, and jumped on the trampoline.

James: Showing Up for My Kids

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Welcome to Portraits in Fatherhood: We’re telling the story of today’s dads.

5 Things to Do Before Getting Married to Improve Your Odds of Staying Married

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Before you set a date, register for gifts, and send out the wedding invitations, add these 5 things to your to-do list—if you want your marriage to go the distance.

Burning the Pages of the Divorce Playbook

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As the concept of starting relationships evolves in the 21st Century, the same is true for ending them.

Will Prioritizing my Son’s Emotional Well-Being Emasculate Him?

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When we give special consideration to our children’s emotional health are we taking care of girls, but coddling our boys?

A Divorce Habit From the Middle Ages Continues

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January tends to be chock full of Divorces. Frederik Pedersen tells us why.

5 Ways to Know She’s in It for the Right Reasons

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Even if you think she might be “the one,” how do you know if she’s committed to you?

How To Respond When A Child Wants To Live With The Other Parent

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Generally, custody and residency decisions are better left up to parents. But at times, parents may be swayed by their children’s preferences.

The 15-Minute Rule for Lasting Relationships

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William Wright shares his simple secret to 35 years of happy marriage.

I’m a Broken-Hearted Guy Who Writes About My Failed Marriage. Are You Entertained?

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Serge Bielanko just wants complete strangers to tell him that he’ll be OK. Who doesn’t want that?

A Divorce Proposal? Why Not?

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Sometimes doing the “right thing” means ending it. But why not do it as honorably and as honestly as possible?

6 Secrets of a Happy Second Marriage

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Second marriages offer special challenges, but really, these tips apply to any long-term committed relationship.

Co-Parenting vs. Parallel Parenting With an Abusive Ex

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Studies are beginning to show that co-parenting in divorce caused by domestic abuse doesn’t work and may cause further abuses. Is Parallel Parenting a better choice?

Thriving After Divorce: 6 Lifehacks Along the Recovery Process

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After the split, get right with yourself before partnering again.