Divorced Parenting

Divorced Parents – Find The Strength


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 …


Divorced Parents – Do Whatever It Takes


Sometimes when I hear people say “I’ll do whatever it takes” I wonder just what they mean. Life is hard sometimes and doing whatever it takes can be an overwhelming challenge. Especially when you are divorced with children. As I’m writing this article I realize that it is coming from a divorced dad’s perspective, but …

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Divorced Dad Humor – Running On Empty


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 …

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Parents Have To Communicate

Young Couple Seated Back To Back

I know what you are thinking. You have heard this a thousand times before. But are you actually doing it? I believe communication between divorced parents is the probably the hardest thing to do after getting divorced, yet it is the most crucial. The last thing you want to do is talk everyday after you …

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Divorced Dad Humor – Dinner Night


You will not believe this story, but it is true. And I defy any of you to comment on this and tell me it has happened to you! It was Wednesday evening last night which means dinner with my girls. We have our favorites which include Freddy’s, Taco Johns, Spangles, and last night was Steak & …

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Parenting Is Hard Work


Parenting is hard enough when your are together. But it is so much harder after you are divorced parents. There are now so many new variables that you never thought about before. What happens when you have more than one child and they are sick? What happens when you are sick and don’t have anyone …

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Divorced Dad Humor – Swim Lessons


You will find that I like to tell funny stories if you like my blog. And even have a section called Divorced Dad Humor if you want to check out all of my stories. I have a ton of them too so I will post about them frequently. I haven’t decided whether this story is …

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A Common Sense Divorce


If you remember in my last article I told you that it didn’t matter why you got divorced. All that matters now is taking care of your children the best you possibly can. Sounds like common sense, right? Not exactly. When a couple gets divorced without children the process is pretty simple. I said simple…not …

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Why We Got Divorced


  The big question is why we got divorced. Well, the answer might surprise you. When you are first separated and then become divorced parents it is hard enough dealing with day to day stuff. But it seems that a day cannot go by without being asked the dreaded question…so what happened? Why did you get …