Single Mom’s Guide to Father’s Day
Wish your ex husband a Happy Father’s Day- even if he didn’t wish you a Happy Mother’s Day; it’s the right thing to do
Acknowlegde your children need their father even if you don’t need your ex husband
Differentiate the husband from the father
Remember that you divorced your husband, your children didn’t divorce their father
If you can’t find anything nice to say, do as your mother taught you and don’t say anything at all
Being a single mom who does it all- still doesn’t make you a dad; we had our day, let them have theirs
If nothing else, he gave you the precious gems you hold today and deserve gratitude for that alone.
Recognize any and all effort he shows with the kids
You teach your kids how to treat others
To all the father’s out there, single, married, widowed or yet to be….this day is for you!!