The alone-ness of divorce isn’t something anyone bothered to tell me about. Maybe I didn’t ask, maybe I didn’t listen, maybe I didn’t want to know.
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Embed from Getty Images People who say that children will be “ruined” by divorce are speaking from fear and not moving toward the future with love. ___ By Elif Ekin It is coming up on my 5-year divorce anniversary. Our life has shifted and changed so much that life pre-divorce seems like a lifetime ago.…
Kids aren’t clueless, and they worry when their world changes forever.
A small child in excruciating pain sits on the side of a long empty road, gazing tearfully into the endless distance, waiting for a bus never destined to arrive. He is a man now.
5 sure-fire tips for raising healthy kids who don’t become pawns, messengers, or casualties of divorce wars.
The unique and sensitive nature of the stepfather-father relationship is a common occurrence these days. Joel Schwartzberg talks about this relationship in detail.
Bill Eddy explains that while many children of divorce would rather stay where they are in any given moment, that doesn’t mean that they don’t want to see their Mom or Dad.
Ellen Bruno discusses ‘Split,’ a film about how divorce affects kids.
If we don’t allow children to see bad along with good, how will they learn the difference?
No one can decide for you, but here is a way to make the decision easier for yourself.
Your kids will be just fine, and you will never be the same.
So … you’re in love with a child of divorce, are you?
Fear during divorce can be paralyzing. Jenny Kanevsky has 4 ways to help you push through.
“What came out, in the weeks that progressed, was the vast difference in our perspectives on the future of our family.”
And even as I hope for a co-pilot again, there will never be an astronaut who turned herself so completely inside and out to be a family together.
And as I forgive my father for his loss of control and family, for the divorce, and for not taking care of himself long enough to see me and my kids. Today, I forgive him, but I am also learning to forgive myself for the failure of my marriage.