A Memorial Day Remembrance For 2020 – Single Dad, Parents Article

When it comes to writing, storytelling represents my favorite aspect of it. I love to have people delve deeply into my stories and come out with some larger appreciation at the end. Hopefully they will laugh a lot, cry a little, and maybe moved to emotion or three by the time they reach the end. But even amidst all the stories I tell, some feel harder to write than others. They represent the most personal of stories. And yet those…

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National Chocolate Custard Day, May 3rd – Single Dad, Parents Article

When it comes to food, I am a fan.  If you are not a fan, are you really living?  How can you now appreciate the things which give you energy and keep you alive?  Which is why at the Guide we love to celebrate food in all of its various forms and functions.  Whether savory, sweet, or something in between, food nourishes, challenges, and energizes us to be the people we are.  I love food.  And so should you.  Which…

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Single Mum Solo Vacay – Koh Lipe – Single Mum, Parents Article

Julia Hasche is a blogger, podcast host, author and mentor for single parents. She became a single mother in 2013 when her daughter was just a few months old, and created Single Mother Survival Guide in 2016 to assist newly single mothers in all things they may need to know about. It aims to inform single mothers on relevant issues, support single mothers on their journey, inspire them, and motivate them to create the happy single mother life that…

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Easy Rainbow Pancakes are Perfect for Celebrating! • The Simple Parent – Parents Article

Rainbow pancakes are the perfect rainbow breakfast food centerpiece but can also be a great addition to St. Patrick’s Day, unicorn birthday parties, painting parties, and more! Or you can just whip a batch for your kids on the weekend to make it a bit more special!Colored pancakes are always a hit! Learn how to make blue pancakes, green pancakes, and your favorite color with this easy recipe!All of our recipes have a recipe card at the bottom of the…

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How to make relaxing on holidays with kids easy – Single Mum, Parents Article

Julia Hasche is a blogger, podcast host, author and mentor for single parents. She became a single mother in 2013 when her daughter was just a few months old, and created Single Mother Survival Guide in 2016 to assist newly single mothers in all things they may need to know about. It aims to inform single mothers on relevant issues, support single mothers on their journey, inspire them, and motivate them to create the happy single mother life that…

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How to make relaxing on holidays with kids easy – Single Mum, Parents Article

Julia Hasche is a blogger, podcast host, author and mentor for single parents. She became a single mother in 2013 when her daughter was just a few months old, and created Single Mother Survival Guide in 2016 to assist newly single mothers in all things they may need to know about. It aims to inform single mothers on relevant issues, support single mothers on their journey, inspire them, and motivate them to create the happy single mother life that…

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Food Holidays: The Guide Celebrates National Croissant Day January 30th – Single Dad, Parents Article

Welcome back to the first food holiday post of the new year.  It’s been a few months since we have dipped into the delicious delights which come with all of the food holidays every year.  So we needed to start things off with a bang.  Nothing says starting the year off right with some delicious and unhealthy bread.  But what a way to go?  Throw in a little of the idea that the cuisine is French and you really start…

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Santa’s Busiest Helper: Volunteer Amanda Gonzales – Foster Parents Article

Posted on January 17, 2020 by Plummer Youth Promise On January 20th, Americans in all 50 states will honor the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. by participating in a National Day of Service. At Plummer, we understand that the service of our volunteers is essential to our mission of #FamilyForEveryone. We are featuring one of our most dedicated volunteers in hopes that her story will inspire others to pick up the phone and give us a call, or sign…

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Happily Stranded on Pip’s Island – Parents Article

Entertaining your kids isn’t easy. Ask any parent getting barraged with “I’m bored!” two days after Christmas. Even here in New York City, where there are a hundred activities, events, outings, and experiences at every turn, kids can be hard to please. My 9-year-old likes going to movies and the occasional play, but he doesn’t really like to participate or join things. My almost 4-year-old wants to interact and engage with everyone and anything, which makes movies and plays impossible.…

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How To Manage Downtime During The Holidays – Foster Parents Article

| Share | Tweet | Pin It | email It’s Part 4 of our Holiday How-To Guide, and in this episode we’re giving you practical strategies for managing the (often) dreaded downtime during Christmas! You know how this goes. It’s the school year, and it it certainly has its own struggles. The constant on-the-go of Monday through Friday, and then sports, church, and get-togethers sprinkled in makes the grind a bit exhausting. But it’s structured. It’s routine. What do you do…

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