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How to Handle a Holiday Divorce or Separation

The holidays are upon us once more! For most people, this festive season is a time of family, joy, and celebration. However, when you’re going through a divorce or celebrating your first holiday after a separation, you may have a … Continue reading

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Social Media Is Not Your Friend During a Custody Dispute

For most of us, using social media tools is a regular part of our daily lives. Sharing personal details on these platforms — everything from significant events to mundane experiences — has become second nature. However, you must carefully evaluate … Continue reading

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Taking Care of Yourself During A Custody Dispute

Divorce is extremely common. Though researchers disagree on the widespread claim that nearly half of all marriages end in divorce, the fact remains that many children grow up in “non-traditional” households and have mothers and fathers who are no longer … Continue reading

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6 Ways Military Fathers Can Transition Kids Back to School

The end of summer ushers in a whole new season: going back to school! This is prime time for a refresh on your family’s organization, healthy eating, goal setting, sleep schedules, and more. Similar to the start of the new … Continue reading

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8 Positive Ways Newly Single Fathers Can Impact Their Children’s Lives

Being a newly single father and adjusting to what your life looks like now comes with more than its fair share of challenges, but one of the unique opportunities it presents is the chance to really focus on the impact … Continue reading

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4 Reasons Why Support Groups are Great for Single Military Fathers

Juggling work and family can be tricky for anyone, but when you’re a single father in the military, this balancing act can get downright precarious — and considering nearly 8% of the military population is made up of single parents, … Continue reading

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4 Ways to Help Your Child Cope With Deployment

So you’re deploying. You’ve set up a parenting plan to start, but now you’re wondering how to help your children deal with their upcoming new reality. Being away from your children can be hard on all parties involved, and this … Continue reading

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5 Ways to Stay Connected With Your Kids While You’re Deployed

Deployment is a confusing and challenging time for everyone involved — and this is especially true for your kids. The new routines and communication methods may create some discomfort and anxiety for your kids. However, you can help make this … Continue reading

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32 Affordable Summer Activities You Can Do With Your Kids

Summer is just around the corner, and that means barbecues, beach days, and warm patio nights ahead. It also means your kids are going to have plenty of free time on their hands — and it’s up to you to … Continue reading

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How to Balance Your Career and Children As a Single Father

You don’t need to be told that being a working parent is tough. With so many competing responsibilities vying for your energy and attention, finding any sort of work-life balance can seem impossible — and all the more so if … Continue reading

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