For kids the stigma can be real – here’s some tips to deal with it – Single Mum, Parents Article

“Why doesn’t your dad ever pick you up?”, “Why is your mum at the Father’s Day breakfast?”, “Your family is weird”. Separation can be a big adjustment for kids, and it can be made more difficult when they’re having to deal with the stigma of being the child of a single mother family, also. While you’ll never be able to shield your kids entirely from the people’s biases and insensitive comments from other kids, there are steps you can take to…

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First Broken Bone! | We Have Twins?! – Parenting Twins Article

At the end of September, Malcolm broke his arm. It happened during after-school. He fell off the monkey bars (which is sad because he LOVES monkey bars) and I guess he landed on his right arm. I was not there when it happened; I was finishing up teaching my photo class when I got the call, and I hated that I was thirty minutes away! A. was on an airplane flying home and we were texting back and forth about what…

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