How To Introduce Your Child To Your New Partner
As a single parent, it’s always difficult to know when is appropriate to introduce your new significant other to your children. It can be extremely stressful, as you will be anxious for them to be well received, and for all parties to get along amicably. After all, this is someone that you see being in your life going forward, of course it’s only natural that you want your family to be accepting of them. There are a few things you can do to ease the transitional period as you introduce your new partner to your precious little ones.Continue Reading →
Why I crashed my car yesterday.
Yesterday I was so upset and agitated, I accidentally crashed my car into another car.
We’ve just had a long weekend here in Sydney, and to say that it was stressful is an understatement. Of course there were good parts too, but my four year old daughter has been so challenging lately, that let’s just say I was glad she was back at day care yesterday. Continue Reading →
Why I will no longer stay with my ex, or have him stay with me.
Someone asked me on Instagram recently why I stay with my ex when I take my daughter to see him in Perth. It’s a good question. I can see why to an outsider this may seem bizarre, but this has been our normal for the last few years.Continue Reading →
Will I ever be free of my ex?
I wanted to write today about the continuing drama and abuse that some mothers experience after a separation, myself included.
My daughter and I have been in Perth for two days now, and the hostility that I have been receiving from my ex is out of control, but the norm.Continue Reading →
Dating as a single mum is not the easiest thing in the world. But my family, friends, regular blog readers, and podcast listeners will know that this year I am prioritizing dating more. You can read about that here.
I am keeping a log this year on my dating adventures as a single mum, and am also sharing some of my past experiences of dating since becoming a single mother, including the highs and lows. You can read Part 1 here. And read on for Part 2.Continue Reading →