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24 Single Dads Share Their Challenges And Triumphs

If parenthood is a roller coaster, going at it alone can make for one hell of a ride. To find out what it's <b>really</b> like being a single dad, we've asked our wonderful community of parents to share their unique experiences.<p>Here are 24 of their responses, revealing the hardships and rewards single …

10 Ontario hikes & waterfalls that can't be missed this fall

Step-parenting a Strong-Willed Child

On a good day, step-parenting a well-behaved, easygoing child can have its challenges, but step-parenting a strong-willed child can seem nearly impossible.<p>Strong-willed kids have specific personality traits that can be exhausting to <i>parents</i>, much less someone who isn't lucky enough to have endless …

Parenting

The Positive Divorce is Up To You: Two Levels of Healing

• shares<p><i>Dad, John McElhenney took a while to find the positive side of his divorce. The healing requires multiple levels of understanding and</i> …

'Show us that you care': a student's view on what makes a perfect teacher

Ofsted has its own ideas about outstanding lessons, but what young people love about teachers is quite different<p>The perfect teacher. In Ofsted’s eyes, that probably means exemplary lesson plans and 30 immaculately marked books with targets for improvement. But, as a 16-year-old, I’m not sure I …

Teaching

Voice of the Child of Divorce

If You Grew Up With Divorced Parents, This Will Hit A Nerve

Few of us talk about what it's like to grow up with divorced parents. Maybe because divorce is so common these days, we figure, what's the point? Who <i>hasn't</i> experienced being shuffled from one house to another -- or dealt with commitment issues later on in life because of the divorce?<p>But as the …

3 Ways to Stop Having the Same Fight Over and Over

Source: massimofusaro/Shutterstock<p>September will always be back-to-school season in my mind––the sadness of summer ending, the excitement of seeing …

Childhood

8 Surprising Truths About Fathers And The Development of Kids

Shares 11<p>Estimates put Father’s Day spending at $12.7 billion annually. How much is spent on mother’s day? $20.7 billion.<p>So yeah, mother’s day is a …

Communication Skills

The 10 Habits of Long-Lasting Couples

What you MUST be doing to make sure you guys go the distance.<p>We've all swooned at the adorable stories of couples who spend their whole lives together, and are just as much in love with each other in old age as they were right at beginning. But what <i>is</i> their secret? How do they manage to maintain, …

Take a Trip Through Africa With These 14 Vegan Recipes - One Green Planet

It’s always fun to explore unfamiliar global cuisines and experience flavors and ingredients that are new to you. When someone says “Let’s get …

Food

29 Questions to Deepen Your Connection

On your next night together, discover what you never thought to ask.<p>After months or years together, you may think you know everything there is to …

Workplace Bullying

Help Students Learn New Skills Using These Excellent Apps

September 25, 2015<br>Here is a collection of some useful iPad apps that provide access to a wealth of educational content. Students can use them to …

Education Technology

Healthy Breakfast Recipes for Fat Loss

Stop! Put down the bread, and step away from the toaster. It’s time to make a change to your morning meal—one that practically guarantees you’ll lose …

19 One-Liners That Sum Up Parenthood Perfectly

Parenting is so many things to so many people -- everyone's experience is unique. Or, that's what we'd like to think. When we look to Twitter, though, we find that parents have certain, hilarious universal experiences. We've pulled together some of the best fill-in-the-blank responses to "Parenting …

Diapers

How to Crack the Code of Men’s Feelings

The myth that men are unfeeling creates damaging relationship problems. Daphne Rose Kingma, author of <i>The Men We Never Knew</i>, has said:<p>"We've dismissed …

Self Compassion

What We Want Most From Relationships (But Rarely Get)

Source: Glaze Image/Shutterstock<p>Most couples come to see me to learn better communication skills—or at least that’s what they say in the first …

Communication Skills

5 Phrases That Can Kill a Relationship

Photographee.eu/Shutterstock<p>Any relationship can benefit from more closeness. Closeness is created between two people through knowing each other well …

Self-help

7 Simple Steps to Create an At-Home Wellness Retreat

Air-fare, lodging, meals, admission fees -- yoga and wellness retreats can get expensive. As a certified yoga instructor who attends and hosts multiple retreats per year, I know this fact all too well. While I highly recommend saving for a getaway wellness retreat for all the soul-soothing joy and …

Meditation

5 Helpful Resources to Get You Started Teaching with iPad

September 11, 2015<br>Last week we shared with you ‘ Evaluating Apps for the Classroom’ a free interactive guide from Apple Education to help you make …

Teaching

A Corkscrew Blow Job Is a Thing, and I Tried It

For a full-bodied blow job with floral notes and a playful finish.<p><i>"Cosmo Labs" is a series in which writers and sexperts try out the wackiest old</i> Cosmopolitan <i>sex tips and re-review them for you.</i><p>I'm partial to digging up old-ass <i>Cosmo</i> sex tips that — seen again in the harsh light of 2015 when we, …

13 Discipline Tricks from Teachers

How teachers get their kids to behave (and how you can too!)<p>As I sat on a teeny-tiny chair reading to Vivian in her kindergarten classroom, I noticed …

Parenting

30 Questions to Ask Your Kid Instead of "How Was Your Day?"

Share703K<p>Pin11K<p>Tweet3K<p>WhatsApp<p>Email<p>When I picked my son up from his first day of 4th grade, my usual (enthusiastically delivered) question of “how …

Teaching

5 annoying and dangerous things that happen when you eat too much protein

Protein keeps your hard-earned muscles happy, your stomach from growling an hour after you eat, and your metabolism humming at a fiery pace. But just like other really good things, getting tons and tons of extra protein isn't always better. Here, five weird ways your body can go haywire when you …

3 'Myths' About Acne That Are Actually True (VIDEO)

For some, the word "acne" drudges up memories of pimple-prone teen years and blemishes of decades past. For others, it's an all-too-common affliction that follows them into adulthood. Whether you're prone to the occasional breakout or you've been battling acne for longer than you'd like to admit, …

A Dad's Letter to His Son (About the Only Good Reason to Get Married)

Dear Son,<p>It seems like yesterday you were blowing poop out of your diaper onto your mother's lap. Yet here we are, on the verge of the birds-and-the-bees conversation. The poop was way easier.<p>Before we talk about sex, though, I want to talk about marriage. Not because I'll shun you or shame you if</i> …

10 Ways You Can Let Your Partner Know That You Care

Source: wavebreakmedia/Shutterstock<p>We can tell our loved ones that we care about them until we are blue in the face. The trick is to <i>show</i> it. Here are …

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