Ex Spouse · Parenting · single dad · single mom · Single parents · stepparents

Tips for successful co-parenting

Co-parenting is the cooperative parenting by exes in the best interests of their child. It involves sharing parental duties. It may also include step-parents should the separated couple seek new partners.  It is of utmost importance that the parents work together to raise well-balanced, disciplined children despite any differences that they may have. This involves… Continue reading Tips for successful co-parenting

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Four useless things I packed in my hospital bag thanks to google

I have been a mother to children I did not carry in my belly for years, last year however, I had the privilege of carrying life inside me. For forty-one weeks I marvelled at God’s invisible qualities. I downloaded the baby apps and every week I would check to see what size my baby was.… Continue reading Four useless things I packed in my hospital bag thanks to google

dating · widows

Tips for the widow who is ready to start dating again

    Whether you are young woman or not; dating after the death of a spouse can be a daunting task not to mention an extremely awkward experience. It is common to have feelings of guilt and betrayal of your deceased husband. You may feel confused about whether it is actually possible to get back… Continue reading Tips for the widow who is ready to start dating again

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Stop doing these 6 things if you want to be a good stepmom

” I want to be a good stepmom”.  This is the number one reason given by the women who walk into my office for one on one coaching sessions. They yearn to have great relationships with their stepchildren. They want to have a functional family so badly despite all the stuff that is going wrong.… Continue reading Stop doing these 6 things if you want to be a good stepmom

Dating & Marriage · Parenting · single dad · single mom

Single moms dating single dads, are you prepared?

  I can’t count the number of times a single mom has declared that it is easier to date a single dad than it is to date a single man especially if you are looking for a long term commitment. I always wondered is it really? Sure it’s easier to hit it off, understand each… Continue reading Single moms dating single dads, are you prepared?

Dating & Marriage · single dad · Single parents · single woman

Dating a single dad? Here’s what you need to know

At 25 years of age I met the man who I would later call my husband. Of course I had no idea back then, it was not love at first sight  or anything like that. Well at least not for me. Before we even became an item he was very open with me about being… Continue reading Dating a single dad? Here’s what you need to know

Family holidays · Single parents · Stepchildren

Avoid the holiday step-stress

Christmas season is here with us. The joy and excitement of the holidays is so real. Family and friends coming together to celebrate the birth our Lord Jesus as well as the years accomplishments, ups and downs. Its a time to celebrate, a time to learn from the year behind. Warm fuzzies everywhere. Perfect right?… Continue reading Avoid the holiday step-stress