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SAVE £300+ off your Single Parent Holiday

Posted on November 4th, 2018

With the summer holidays now a long gone memory, our thoughts are in 2019 – and we’re offering single parent holiday discounts to get you in our mindset too! Endless sunshine, warm seas, fun company….sigh. (And a long long way…

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The 9 ‘C’s of Dealing With an Ex After Divorce

Posted on October 10th, 2018

The divorce is the end…but also the start of a new, if somewhat different kind of relationship with your ex partner. If you have children they’re difficult to ignore, and this post is a list of hints and tips in…


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Life After Separation – 10 Tips on Managing the Change

Posted on September 10th, 2018

It’s rarely  in the master plans. Like many a little girl my dreams included Prince Charmings and white weddings, rose clad cottages, freshly baked bread and smiling children…and definitely not the emotional hell of a divorce or  life as a…


Separation & the children. The do’s and don’ts

Posted on August 25th, 2018

Relationship breakdowns are often one of the most difficult issues we face in life and are invariably linked with a hotbed of emotions.  Children can and do survive divorce intact, the following points are a few indicators on guiding them…


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Facing Loss – The 5 Stages of Grief

Posted on June 12th, 2018

Understanding Grief Throughout our lives we’ll all face grief in some form – whether it’s the death of a partner, parent or child;  the end of a relationship or even another life-changing move, a move that leaves you with a…


Holidays for Single Parent Families – nervous about booking?

Posted on November 18th, 2017

At Single With Kids we’ve been offering single parent holidays since 2007 and had many, many happy holidaymakers and some very fond memories of our groups.  The words we often hear though are “we wish we’d done this earlier! ”  …

The Power of an Hour

Posted on July 8th, 2017

“If only I had time….” How often do you find yourself wishing that? What if you suddenly had 9 and a half weeks to do whatever you wanted? A question – how long do you spend watching TV per day?…

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Be Good! A Daily Feel-Good Boost

Posted on June 18th, 2017

A motivation tip that’s easy to adopt but works well every time and makes you feel better about yourself .  A tip that’s as simple as it is effective and can be as small or as big as you wish. …

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How to Eat an Elephant

Posted on June 18th, 2017

How do you eat an elephant (if one were ever to be on the menu that is)?  The answer – in very small pieces. A piece of advice given on our forum by a lovely lady in Liverpool and it’s…

Pembrokeshire holidays for single parents

5 Favourite UK Holiday Destinations

Posted on June 17th, 2017

Wherever you wander… Despite my deep love of travel and exploring new countries and cultures, there’s simply no place like home. We may not enjoy the best weather nor the world’s greatest riches, but our small island offers a diversity…