Single Parenting the Holidays: Tips From a Single Mom

I’ve got some tried-and-true tips for you

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The holidays are often difficult for single parents. It can be difficult to find family time and balance work and child care responsibilities with extra demands such as holiday shopping, decorating, and home entertaining. This can lead to feelings of stress, loneliness, and over-exertion.

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Writer | Meditation Teacher | Self-Care Expert | www.writewithwendy.com | www.mindfulsinglemom.com

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