Tag Archive | college

I Have a Dream

As a solo parent all responsibilities fall on you.  You must get your kids to school everyday, help them with homework, get them to and from after school activities, decide what they will eat for breakfast, lunch and dinner, shop for and cook most of those meals, shop for all of the clothes, school supplies […]

Parental Alienation

I have seen it many times, I have had to insert clauses in separation agreements, I have had to go to trial over this issue more than once.  Parental alienation is when one parent disparages the other parent to the point the children truly believe that this person is a bad parent and someone to […]

It Goes By So Fast

I haven’t been able to write this blog on a regular basis as I should.  For all of you parents out there raising kids on your own you will understand.  I am feeling overwhelmed at times with everything going on in my life, in addition to working a regular job, I am in the process […]

Empty Nest

This week I am taking my daughter on college tours.  We will be looking at several colleges, none of which are in my State.  I knew this time would come eventually, but I don’t think you are ever fully prepared.  It was always somebody else’s kids who were leaving for college, moving away or whatever, […]


So on Friday I took my daughter for her first college visit.  She was excited but a bit nervous as well.  I can say I was a bit nervous too, this was also my first college visit.  I grew up in a large family with a single mom, we had little to no money so […]