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Transitioning into Single Parenthood

Transitioning into Single Parenthood

No one gets married expecting a divorce. No one has a child with their partner expecting to be a single parent. Sometimes, life has other plans. For me, becoming a single parent was more difficult than becoming a parent in the first place. I suddenly found myself with half the income, half the childcare and [...]

Staying Connected When Your Partner is Away

Staying Connected When Your Partner is Away

My doctor gives me a funny look when she walks into the exam room— I am sitting on the table, undressed to the waist with that flimsy paper coverup and a one-year-old on my lap. “I’m sorry,” I stammer when she asks me to put my feet up in the stirrups for my checkup, “I [...]