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Practical Advice for Newly Single Parents

Are you newly single? You're probably experiencing a wide range of emotions right now. The resources you'll find here are written just for you, to provide support, practical advice, and assistance. In addition, join us in the Single Parents' Forum, where you'll meet other moms and dads who are going through similar experiences right now.

When Will Things Get Better?
Divorce and depression can go hand in hand. Find out what you can do to speed up your own healing process and hang in there until things truly do get better.

Survive Your First Year as a Single Parent
The first year as a single parent is a time of transition. Full of changing emotions and uncertainty, this is a time when you need to be surrounded by support. These practical steps will help you get through these difficult months and start building a new life for your family

Single and Pregnant? 10 Questions to Ask Yourself
If you're pregnant and anticipate being a single mom, you have a lot of decisions to think over. Will the baby's father be involved? Will you file for child support? Ask yourself these ten questions as you prepare to become a single mother.

5 Ways to Protect Your Facebook Page

Facebook and other social networking sites offer a great way to communicate with friends and keep in touch. However, it's important to protect your Facebook page from anyone you wouldn't want reading it, such as your ex or your boss.  Use the following steps to protect yourself and limit access to your Facebook page.

What's the Hardest Part of Being a Custodial Single Mom?
What challenges do you face as a custodial single mom? Whether your ex takes the kids for regular visits, or you're completely on your own, let us know how you handle the challenges inherent to being a custodial single mom.

Review of Bedtime Stories by Trey Ellis
Review of the book Bedtime Stories: Adventures in the Land of Single-Fatherhood, written by Trey Ellis. Find out that a single dad from living in Southern California has to say about raising his kids, dating, and trying to smoothly combine the two in this witty, raw memoir.

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