Archive for 'Love and Relating'

5 Steps to Explaining Divorce to Children

5 Steps to Explaining Divorce to Children

If you’re going through a separation or divorce, it’s important to explain this difficult situation to your children in a sensitive and timely manner. Separation and divorce are one of life’s most difficult challenges, especially when [...]

Humor in Family

Humor in Family

What a little humor brings to a family when times are tough. Humor in Family Let’s face it, life has it’s up and downs and getting through those times can be trying.   Even the day to [...]

Divorce and the Holiday Season

Divorce and the Holiday Season

 Ideas on how to balance divorce, children and the holidays. Divorce & Holidays The holiday season can be difficult for children whose parents are divorced.  Usually children spend important holidays like Christmas with one parent one [...]

Benefits of Strong Marriages

Benefits of Strong Marriages

Why keeping your marriage healthy and strong is good for you and your kids. Benefits of Strong Marriages Fact is, not all marriages are built to last, and certainly staying together simply for the sake of [...]

Tips for Being a Good Step-Parent

Tips for Being a Good Step-Parent

How to be a good step-parent, not a wicked one. Good Step-Parenting If you’re a step-parent, figuring out your role can be a challenge. After all, you’re not their parent even though you may have many [...]

Stress in the Family

Stress in the Family

How to get a better handle on stressful situations. Stress Today, parents have so much on their plate from their paid employment to raising children and running a household. So, it’s no wonder many parents feel [...]

How Divorce Affects Children’s Education

How Divorce Affects Children’s Education

No matter what age your child is, separation or divorce will have an effect, particularly in the school-aged child. Statistics tell us that more than half of all divorce cases involve children. But statistics can’t describe [...]

The Little Book of Stress Relief

The Little Book of Stress Relief

In this book stress expert Dr. David Posen teaches us how to take back control of our lives and regain a satisfying work-life balance. By aiming to take control of the things that can be controlled [...]

Slowing Down to the Speed of Love

Slowing Down to the Speed of Love

This book, like Bailey’s other books, draws on the idea that we can improve our relationships, health, and life in general by focusing on the present, listening deeply, not trying to multitask, and by letting go [...]

Happily Married With Kids

Happily Married With Kids

Most new parents quickly discover that the arrival of a newborn — and the subsequent changes in priorities and lifestyle — can put a tremendous strain on even the best of marriages. In fact, research indicates [...]