Being a Single Parent on Christmas
Christmas can be tough when it comes to being a single parent. Being raised in a single parent home and now being a single parent myself, I should know. Things are never as easy and as smooth as we want them to be when you’re a member of a family that is split apart. Christmas is no exception. It is the time of togetherness and family (...)
When Should You Allow Your Children to be Outside Alone
It’s a question on many parent’s minds, “When should I allow my kid to walk to school alone, go out alone, take public transport alone and pretty much do anything alone?” For a first time parent, this can be downright terrifying to even imagine. So when is it okay? It isn’t an easy question to answer, in fact, a lot has to be taken into consideration when answering this question. The media of course is no help. It fills our minds on the latest horrible story that has happened to one in the billions. We imagine the worse happening to our kid and prevent them from taking that essential step in their personal growth. Think...