Divorce Articles

You’re Not My Mother, by Avigail Rosenberg

Originally appeared in Mishpacha’s Family First magazine, December 2, 2015

Blended families can be beautiful, but they also entail endless hard work, grueling avodas hamiddos, and many extra responsibilities. Check out what these experienced stepmoms do when a sticky stepparenting situation arises — and what the experts have to say.

 

Home Alone on Holidays, by Avigail Rosenberg

Originally appeared in the Jewish Press, September 11, 2015

Many single mothers make an effort to create positive memories out of their Shabbos and Yom Tov tables.

 

Shidduchim, Round 2, by Avigail Rosenberg

Originally appeared in Binah Magazine, July 6, 2015

Secrets to a successful second marriage.

 

Shaky Homes, Solid Sons, by Avigail Rosenberg

Originally appeared in Mishpacha’s Family First magazine, May 13, 2015

For women raising their sons alone, the challenges are many, the questions never-ending. Yet, with a supportive mother, a boy growing up in a fatherless home can develop into a man who holds his head high.

 

Second Chances, by Shimmy Blum

Originally appeared in Mishpacha magazine, January 8, 2014

After going through the pain of a failed marriage, is it possible to hope for happiness the second time around?

 

When Your Child’s Life Falls Apart, by C. B. Gavant

Originally appeared in Mishpacha’s Family First magazine, December 25, 2013

You carefully checked into every suggestion, vetted every possible spouse. And now it’s all over. What parents experience when their children divorce.

 

Marriage from Scratch, by C. B. Gavant

Originally appeared in Mishpacha’s Family First magazine, May 19, 2011

How do kids deal with the shidduch stigma of their parents’ divorce? Adult children of divorce share their firsthand experiences.