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Personal Experience

Get the Support You Need

Being away from a child is hard! Having a support system helps and this site is a great place to start. 

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Personal Experience

Missing my Daughter

At some point of every day I find myself standing in my daughter’s room and wishing she were here.

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Long Distance Parenting

Long Distance Parents : Don’t Give Up

It is darn near impossible to withstand the emotional part of long distance parenting without support of some kind. Ideally one would be surrounded by other long distance parents who understand first-hand but we seem to be few and far between.

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How-Tos

Being Sensitive to Change

Any change in family situation is an adjustment to a child. A divorce, while unavoidable most of the time can be a huge change for a child. When one of the parents suddenly isn’t there, it take a lot of sensitivity to help the child understand and learn how to reason thru what’s going on around them.

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Personal Experience

The Firsts

He gasped with excitement and ran to sharpen one right away, even though he needed to get in bed soon. He carried the phone with him the whole way, talking about how neat the pencil was and what he was going to write with it.