Exes and Boundaries: Maintaining a Healthy Balance Between Your Current Mate and the ‘X-Factor.’

It is always important to do first what is in the best interest of your children at any given time; but from time to time, co-parents cause mix-ups, messes, and tensions–especially when either or both have moved on to new relationships. The ideal situation would be for all parties to live in perfect harmony, right? […]

mother, as singular possessive.

i am a mother without a partner. i am unmarried; marriage does not denote partnership. i know married women without partners. i feel as though all women, despite matrimony status, are single mothers. you are the only mother your child has. [this statement is non-respective of same sex partnerships and extended families by virtue of […]