The Single Mum's Survival Guide

How to Pick Up the Pieces and Build a Happy New Life

Author: Vivienne Smith

Publisher: Morgan James Publishing


Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 188

View: 748

For stressed-out and struggling single mums everywhere, at last a “how-to” manual for every aspect of single motherhood including: breaking the news of your split, healing the hurt, managing legal issues and money, co-parenting with your ex, finding time for you, and the do’s and don’ts of dating again or being contentedly single. The Single Mum's Survival Guide is packed with ideas, suggestions and words of wisdom and experience from a host of real-life single mums and expert professionals to make your life easier, help you on your way and put your mind at rest.

The Single Mother's Survival Guide

Author: Patrice Karst

Publisher: Springer Science & Business


Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 130

View: 332

In this engaging journey of self-discovery, Karst, a single mother, shares her practical yet witty advice with single moms everywhere.

The Single Mom's Workplace Survival Guide

Author: Brenda Armstrong

Publisher: Gospel Light


Category: Single mothers

Page: 188

View: 358

"Every Mom is a Working Mom." But never before have circumstances forced so many moms to raise their children single-handedly, which usually includes holding down a paying job in addition to taking care of the home and kids. Book jacket.

The Single Mother's Survival Guide to Mum & Baby Groups

Author: Stephanie Zia

Publisher: Createspace Independent Pub


Category: Fiction

Page: 326

View: 635

Molly longs for a baby but her lover is allergic to domesticity. Five years into their relationship Molly finds herself pregnant – and single. Devastated, but sure her man will eventually grow up, resourceful Molly determines to go it alone as a single parent. After a baptism of fire at a mom and baby group, Molly wants to run and hide and never see that crowd of happy, contented married mums ever again. But, after grasping at a shard of friendship from one of the mums in nearly as dire straits as she, Molly discovers the neatly manicured lives of the housewives of Kew Gardens aren't nearly as smooth as they appear on the surface. As unlikely friendships form, Molly finds out the hard way that independence isn't possible when children are involved. Single parent dating is even more tricky. When an affair breaks out, Molly finds herself at the centre of suspicion for all the wrong reasons.

The Single Dad's Survival Guide

How to Succeed as a One-Man Parenting Team

Author: Michael A. Klumpp

Publisher: WaterBrook


Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 192

View: 184

You May Be Single, But You’re Not Alone. Being a great dad is challenging enough when you’re part of a two-person team. But now you’re raising your kids single-handedly. How can you provide the emotional, physical, and spiritual support your children need, cover all the details of running a household, and still earn a living to support your family? Being a solo dad could easily be the toughest job of your life. The good news is you’re not alone. Inside this book you’ll find the support, advice, and encouragement you need to succeed. Here are practical solutions for everything you’re facing–from conflicting emotions to day-to-day time management. You’ll find useful pointers on a daughter’s unique needs, a son’s inner struggles, and even how to recruit trusted friends to pitch in. With plenty of humor and real-world insight, The Single Dad’s Survival Guide will show you how to expand on your natural, built-in abilities so you can come out on top as a parenting team of one. • Find logistical help on everyday challenges, including finances, family schedules, household management, and staying on top of your work. • Take advantage of practical guidance on everything from supporting and nurturing your kids to protecting your own emotional health. • Learn how to get past anger, hurt, and fatigue to stand strong as the man your children need most–a man who provides security, stability, and spiritual guidance during one of the toughest times in their life. It’s all here to help you succeed as a solo dad. Single parenting takes everything you’ve got–so learn how to give it your all. From the Trade Paperback edition.

The Catholic Girls Survival Guide for the Single Years

The Nuts and Bolts of Staying Sane and Happy While Waiting for Mr. Right

Author: Emily Stimpson

Publisher: Emmaus Road Publishing


Category: Religion

Page: 142

View: 227

Three parts sexual license, two parts corporate I ladder, with a dash of Monolo Blahnik. If a woman's single years were a cocktail, that would be the f culture's preferred recipe.

Working Mom's Survival Guide

Author: Paula Peters

Publisher: Simon and Schuster


Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 224

View: 903

More women than ever before are going back to work soon after having a baby. And no matter what their job, making the transition from home to work can be really challenging. Whether dealing with day-to-day dilemmas like spitup on their power suits or big-picture problems like the cost of child care, new moms need relief! Written in a friendly and encouraging tone, this guide is all a stressed-out mother needs to organize her life so everyoneÆs happyùincluding herself! From prebaby planning to after-baby adjustments, this book covers it all, including: FMLA and maternity leave Temporary schedules and career planning Job changes Child care Responsibilities at home Caring for yourself Considering a new job Choosing to quit Dealing with unexpected or special challenges With this book by their side, new mothers can have their careersùand be great moms, too!

The single parent family

proceedings of the Changing Family Conference V

Author: Susan Burden



Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 130

View: 416