Category Archives: Single Parenting

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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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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How Much Responsibility Should You Give Your Kids Around the House?

It’s common for a parent to assign children household chores — but how do you know when your child is old enough to take on a new chore, or how much responsibility they can handle? These are questions all parents … Continue reading

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Surviving the Morning Routine as a Single Parent

With back-to-school time just around the corner, plenty of single dads are wondering how they’re going to manage the stress of the morning routine. School mornings can be chaos for any parent. It’s up to you to make sure you … Continue reading

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Meal Planning as a Single Father

Sitting down for a family dinner every night may seem like a 1950s fantasy in today’s busy world, especially for single parents. But the benefits are undeniable: it makes kids less picky, they perform better in school, and it might … Continue reading

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4 Travel-Savvy Tips for Single Fathers

There are always a million things to keep track of when planning a vacation with your kids. The morning rush on the day of the trip is familiar to any parent. It includes not only the normal daily tasks of … Continue reading

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Single Dads: Take Care of Yourselves Too With These 3 Tips

Single parenting means playing two roles at once. You’re putting your children’s needs first and making sure they turn out great. And that can feel like a 24/7 job. But what about your own needs? Single fatherhood does not mean … Continue reading

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5 Summer Family Vacation Ideas for Single Fathers

This year over one-third of American families will embark on a memorable vacation to an exciting destination somewhere across the globe. If you and your children are hoping to be one of those families, but haven’t yet decided what kind … Continue reading

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