Single parents often struggle with transitioning from being “single” to incorporating new “love interests” into their life with the kids. Knowing when and how to introduce them to the new person can be challenging. The balance in the new relationship can be concerning for children and parents. If the new significant other also has children, […]
It’s been months since COVID landed in North America and many are growing tired of the constant lock down and restrictions placed on us. It’s no longer the kind of life we used to know. Many of us have retreated in isolation to stay safe and many are out of work. Many were affected economically, […]
Homeschooling intentionally can be a fantastic way to ensure that your child receives the curriculum that you want them to have. On the other hand, if you had no intention of being a homeschool parent, being thrust into having your children learn at home can be challenging. While you want your child to be safe […]
It’s not easy to manage money when you have kids and have only one source of income. Kids can throw in variable costs that you may not be able to afford. The more kids you have, the more variable expenses you can expect. You can have the best budget plan in place, but it’s inevitable […]
All parents want to raise self-confident, self-sufficient children. However, for single parents, it can seem like you are always struggling just to keep up. Whenever possible, enlist the help of the other parent – yes your ex. Assuming you have a good relationship with him or her, as part of your co-parenting process, you both […]
You may be wondering “Why do i need to budget when i have no money to budget?”. Well believe it or not, because you don’t have a large disposable income as a single parent household with one source of income, it is even more important for you to keep track of where your money goes. […]