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How to Define Your Boundaries to Avoid Drama

How to Define Your Boundaries to Avoid Drama

FizzNiche July 11, 2012 0

The hurt of divorce can drive us to do and say things that we may normally never dream of doing or saying.  If you find yourself wondering, did that really just happen?  Maybe it’s

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Raising Boys as a Divorced Mom

Raising Boys as a Divorced Mom

FizzNiche July 10, 2012 0

As Mothers we want to raise boys that are both caring and nurturing, as well as strong and courageous. We realize the importance of respect and want nothing less than that for our sons.

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How to Communicate Stability to Your Children During Divorce

How to Communicate Stability to Your Children During Divorce

FizzNiche July 3, 2012 2

When your family is struggling through a divorce, there are two important messages we MUST communicate to our children.  Learn what we need to teach our children while going through this difficult time

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Five Tips to Single Parenting

Five Tips to Single Parenting

FizzNiche July 2, 2012 0

When you became a mother you probably never anticipated having to parent alone. Now that you are venturing out solo, there are many things to consider about how you want to set up your

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Connect with Your Children this Summer Vacation

Connect with Your Children this Summer Vacation

FizzNiche June 26, 2012 1

The summer months are here and it’s time to put away the books and have a little fun. But, arranging vacation schedules can be a difficult task. Julia Simens, author of Emotional Resilience and

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Is it Really for the Sake of the Children?

Is it Really for the Sake of the Children?

FizzNiche May 4, 2012 2

If you are staying in a marriage “for the sake of the children“, you may want to read this article by counselor and author, Julia Simens. She gives us her straight forward thinking on

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Before the Divorce – Have a Family Meeting Including Dad

Before the Divorce – Have a Family Meeting Including Dad

FizzNiche April 27, 2012 2

It’s important to sit down as a family and talk about the divorce if at all possible. Having both parents discuss the plan really helps the kids feel more comfortable. Spell Out the Details that Affect

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Practical Advice for Newly-Single Moms

Practical Advice for Newly-Single Moms

FizzNiche April 24, 2012 0

From my experience working with moms that are adjusting to a divorce, here are some of the more important themes/guidance: Structure, organization, and follow-through are essential in keeping emotions intact Admitting to yourself that you will

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