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My Life Without A Dad

One day in 2003 I was little baby at my grandma’s house and my dad came and he looked very messy. My mom and dad were talking about me, I guess. He reached for my hand but I snatched away. I guess even a baby can feel bad energy. Then my grandma came back from…

Money

How To Save Money As A Single Parent

Life as a single parent can be difficult at the best of times, without the additional restraints and pressures of the government’s latest initiatives, making difficult times even harder with changes in policies about family benefits and tax credits. This could end up leaving you at a loss, or with less spare cash to take…

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How To Cope As A Sudden Single Parent

When you decide to have children, you hope that you will stay with your partner and raise them together. Sadly for some people the fairytale fails and they find themselves suddenly faced by life as a single parent. On top of dealing with the emotional fallout of a relationship breakdown, and attempting to protect the…

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Twitter Question: What age is it best to have kids?

Hi Keomi, I’m not sure why someone so young is asking this question, but I want to tell you that having children should be the farthest thing from your mind at your age. Be young, have fun, experience life without the responsibility of taking care of another person and meet someone worthy of having children…

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10 Tips For Being A Single Parent

Being a single parent is not easy for anyone. It can be very challenging to look after a child or several children while balancing a job, paying bills and more. Here are 10 tips for being a single parent. Love Children need love. In fact, they need the love of a parent the most. Keep…

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Are Family Values Slipping?

It is easy to say that family values are slipping these days, but is it a fair reflection on the world? Traditions are changing, some being left behind and some new ones forming. The way modern families live is very different to the way out ancestors lived and this have changed the way things are…

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Anger Management Tips For The Single Parent

It is a universal truth that parenting is no easy task, even if you do it together as a team. From that perspective, single parent comes across a raw deal for everybody involved – the single parent as well as the child/children. I should know, having been brought up by a single mother who herself…