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Divorced Parents – Don’t Wish They Were Older

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As I was writing my last post it reminded me of how I used to feel years ago when my girls were younger. Do you remember when your kids were all under 5 years old and you were divorced and didn’t know how you were going to make it through the day? And maybe you …

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Divorced Parents – Growing Up

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Something happened the other night that hasn’t happened in a long time. Every time I drop my girls off I immediately miss them. And I am one of the lucky ones that doesn’t have a court ordered schedule which means that I can see them whenever I want. So I get to see them at …

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Divorced Dad Humor – Parking Across The River

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I really enjoy telling this story now, but it sure wasn’t funny at the time. I actually have 3 or 4 stories regarding parking problems but they will better if they each have their own post. I think I’ve already told you that I lived Lawrence, KS for a few years after my divorce. Lawrence …

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Divorced Parents – Both Parents Are Heroes

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I have touched on this topic on earlier posts, but I feel like it is worth repeating. When divorce happens it is absolutely no fun. There are a small number that are somewhat amicable, but for the most part there is a lot of anger between couples after a divorce. And guess who usually gets …

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Divorced Dad Humor – Round Abouts

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I believe that the city I live in has more round abouts per capita than any other city in America. I’m sure most of you know what these are, but in case you don’t, they take the place of a traditional 4 way stop. Oh yeah, and I guess you can look at the picture…forgot …

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Divorced Parents – Getting Divorced Sucks

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I know that most of my topics are based around after you are divorced. However, on the offhand chance that you are not divorced yet, I thought I would talk about ways to maybe avoid it in the first place. Hindsight is always 20/20 of course, but over the years I have always tried to …

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Divorced Dad Humor – The Claw Machine

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Like many Divorced Parents I have long ago settled into a nice routine with my girls. And Tuesday evenings mean dinner with Dad. It used to be Wednesday, but that is for another time and place, perhaps in another post. We have our favorite places, but their are only a couple that have the dreaded …

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Divorced Parents – Find The Strength

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When I was first divorced, there were so many negative things happening on a daily basis, I didn’t know if I was going to have the strength to make it through. Everyone has a different story and I know some of you have probably had a much more stressful time than I have had. But …

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Divorced Parents – Keep Your Kids Out Of It

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I can not tell you how sad it is when I see parents fighting in front of their children. I see more and more of it these days. Maybe because I tend to look for it more or maybe it is just the world we live in. Whatever it is, I can’t help but think of …

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Divorced Dad Humor – Running On Empty

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If you have started following this blog you have probably found out that I am a big fan of Real Everyday Humor. Since this blog is about Divorced Parenting my funny stories usually involve my girls. But I just couldn’t resist on this one. I went for a run the other day and I snagged …