7 Way To Teach Your Children To Express Healthy Love And Affection

As parents, it is our responsibility to teach our children how to express and receive healthy love and affection. Here are guidelines on how to do that. 

My Wires Were Crossed! How My Daughter Helped Me Get Them Untangled

We are all wired differently. Understanding how we are wired and how we can rewire when we're out of whack is all part of the journey to healing.

The Worst Part For Me: Telling The Kids About Our Divorce

Put on your big girl pants before talking to your kids about your divorce. Telling them about our divorce was the worst part for me. 

5 Things Kids Learn About Relationships During a High Conflict Divorce

Parents protect children against emotional fallouts. But when divorce becomes high conflict and life-disrupting some parents fail to protect their child. 

5 Things I Fear For My Kids After My Divorce

Getting divorced comes with some unknowns and some fears. It's the fears I have for my daughters as they get older that gets me the most.

Addiction: One of Three Reasons Divorce Is Good For Kids

Divorce is good for kids if addiction is present in the home. There are other reasons, also that divorce is in a child's best interest. 

How Learning to Speak My Child

Wouldn't it be great if you could cut out the parenting things that don't work and focus your energy on what does work? 

3 Undeniable Reasons Divorce Was a Good Thing For My Son

If you're getting a divorce and terrified of the affects it will have on your kids, don’t freak out yet. Divorce could be the best thing for them.

How to Minimize The Mental Health Impact Of Divorce on Your Kids

During a divorce, your children will have varying degrees of emotions throughout the process that should be addressed. Here are some tips that may help.

4 Unique Ways Divorce Affects Adult Children

When the children are older a parents divorce is supposed to be easier. Adult children of divorce are impacted in unique ways when parents divorce. 

Stay Together For The Children? Researchers Say, "Not a Good Idea"

Thinking about staying together for the children? Recent research says it isn't best for the children and you need to rethink your reasons for staying.

4 Things You Shouldn’t Do When Talking About Divorce With Kids

Getting divorced? How will you break the news to your kids? Here are four tips on what not to do when talking to kids about your divorce.

10 Positive Lessons Children Learn From Divorce

Children of divorce learn some positive and valuable life lessons during their parent's divorce. Divorce, can and does have valuable things to teach children.

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