Celebrating Mother’s Day As A Divorced Dad

Mother's Day

Mother’s Day is quickly approaching and as a divorced dad this holiday can feel a little awkward. Your marriage with your ex-wife obviously did not work out, but you should keep in mind that she is still the mother of your children and that deserves recognition on this holiday.

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A Guide To Successful Co-Parenting With Your Ex

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For many guys, it would be ideal to completely cut ties with their ex after their divorce is final and move on with their lives. For dads, that just isn’t possible. When you have minor children, your connection to your ex never completely ends, regardless of how the two of

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How Do I Know If My Child Needs Counseling After Divorce?

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Just like any traumatic life event, a divorce can cause serious problems for children. Research shows that divorce poses serious physical and emotional risks for children that can cause problems well into adulthood. It’s common for children of divorce to experience anger, anxiety, and feelings of betrayal. Hopefully, you and

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Video: Explaining Current Events To Kids

In 2017, it is practically impossible to escape all the frightening stories that are reported in the news on a daily basis. Cable news flows in a 24/7 cycle, and with smartphones and other devices, we are constantly connected to what’s going on in the world. 

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Video: The Design Dad

Modern dads are quite a bit different from the fathers of previous generations. Dads, more than ever, are finding new and creative ways to connect with their children. 

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4 Facts You Might Not Know About Modern Dads

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The role dads play in the family is constantly evolving. Years ago, dads were viewed as the home’s breadwinner. He held the job, brought in the money, came home to a warm dinner and spent the rest of the night with a beer on the couch. (Or at least that’s

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