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I'm losing my f***ing mind over here while my husband is gone. But I know I'm not alone.
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Times have changed and, as a society, we have become more open to the diversity of how families are formed.
I thought we'd go to a cottage in the summer, take our own trip to celebrate our 10th anniversary. I'd wanted to go to Japan. Now it feels like I'm counting backwards. I'm in the negative numbers, counting how many years I've been divorced. How many years we could have been married if only...
It can take less than 10 seconds for a youth to become homeless. In York Region, homeless youth, more often than not, do not fit the stereotypical profile. Unlike urban centres, these young people are often homeless not just due to poverty. They stem from middle-class families and end up on the street for a variety of reasons.
Being a single parent isn't easy. Just ask 21-year-old Richard Johnson.
Being a single parent is hard, but rewarding. In the video above, moms and dads make honest confessions about what the experience is really like. Without a doubt, their admission
Jailing a parent for not paying child support has become a troubling issue across North America. According to experts, the reason many of these parents can’t afford to make their payments is because t...
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In 2013, a clerical error landed a Texas father in jail after he received a bill stating that he owed nearly $3,000 in overdue child support. After receiving the notification, Clifford Hall immediatel...
Sunday, June 15 is Father's Day -- the one day of the year when the mainstream media and much of the public pretend to actually value fatherhood and the role of a father in the modern family. For the remaining 364 days, the role of fathers in the family is discounted, downplayed, taken for granted or seen as optional. Fathers are attacked by a court system that unfairly and disproportionately refuses them custody of their children. Attacked by the media that all too often, and wildly out of proportion to reality, portrays them as bumbling, villainous or incompetent.
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It is not news that divorce rates are on the rise. Single parent and blended families have become the norm in recent years. Divorces are never easier, even more so when children are involved and tend to affect children the hardest. Tammy Daughtry, CEO of Co-Parenting International and Co-Parenting Coach has advice to ease the divorce process on your children.
All across the country, we're hearing and seeing incidents that involve bullying at an alarming rate. As a parent of children coming from a hostile environment, like divorce, I have a fairly different set of responsibilities in addition to the traditional safe-guarding of our children.
OTTAWA - The nuclear family is no longer the norm in Canada.The mom-pop-and-three-kids-under-one-roof model that typified Canadian households of 50 years ago has morphed into a complex and diverse web...
Single parent households, blended families, same-sex families, cohabiting families. There so many more configurations that I haven't even mentioned. But when you're divorced and single, the expression "family day" suddenly takes on a very new meaning.
Being active in their children's lives is one goal most parents work hard at every day, and a new study suggests good news for dads who spend hours on homework, play outdoor games and read bedtime sto...