All About Single Parents

The Wikipedia Web site defines single parents are parents without partners in raising a child or children. A single parent, accordingly is one parent who is not living with the child’s or children’s other significant parent, Definitions and descriptions of single parents vary and differ from one society or country to another society or nation. Different cultures also foster different treatment and classification for single parents. In one country, however, single parents are treated differently according to geographic locations. For example, single parents in the industrial and commercial cities are treated differently and are provided with different perks as compared to those single parents who are based in provinces or the rural areas. Single parenthood is becoming a very popular …

Effect of Single Parenting On A Child

In today’s generation, people are more liberated. And because of that, a lot of things are going on today that was never heard of before. Say for example, the concept of being a single parent. Single parents are scattered all over the world, so we can’t say that it is because of culture or economic status. Rich or poor, a lot of single parents are out there. So is being a single parent bad? Some would say that they would prefer to be a single parent. Some would say that having a mom and a dad is still proper for a child. Some experts have pointed out some bad traits on children with single parents. They say that having a …

On Single Parenting: Few Truths Of Single Parenting

Global way of living has changed significantly over the last twenty-five years. It has affected different aspects of our lifestyle – from the general way of thinking, education, finances, child and healthcare, even the way we manage our families. This fast-paced change has shaped the way we live our lives, including parenting. Single parenting is defined as a parent (whether the wife, or the husband) doing the role of maintaining the nuclear family, as a result of death, divorce, separation, or personal choice. This type of parenting is an additional arm of the traditional nuclear and extended family types that we have learned since childhood. Nuclear families consist of two parents, and children who are living in the same house. …

Tips for Single Parents When Traveling

Single parents have a tough role balancing their time between work and home duties as a mother and father. Sometimes single parents need to travel for business trips or even for vacation and bonding moments with their children. What to bring during travel trips? It is advised for single parents traveling with an infant to pack not more than one suitcase. Better pack your child clothing inside your own suitcase because you are still carrying your baby’s car seat and strollers only by yourself or you can accompany a nanny for convenience for every trip only. Single parents traveling with their children should ride a train as much as possible. Children love trains. These are the best form of travel: …

What Are Some Advantages to Being a Single Parent?

All too often you hear about the disadvantages of being a single parent. Let’s face it, raising a child alone is not something that was intended to happen. It is also important to point out that single parent life is not necessarily the greatest at all times. All responsibility falls on you and at times this can be quite a challenge. However this post will provide a bit of inspiration to all the single parents out there that wonder what the real advantages are. After all, being a single parent is not the end of the world; at least your child has someone to look up to? Right? No Fighting One of the biggest things about being a single parent …