Divorced Guy: “I Will NEVER Get Married Again. Ever”


March 20th, 2022 . Jackie Pilossoph

This is an email I received from a 50 something year-old divorced guy who got got divorced because his wife cheated on him. He was very surprised and hurt by the cheating and said he never suspected it. I believe he has been divorced for a couple of ...

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A Divorced Man’s Advice On Dating After Divorce


February 19th, 2018 . Jackie Pilossoph

Reentry  Author wishes to remain anonymous Suddenly single lonesome nights beget thoughts of getting back out there. Whether you have been kicked to the curb for cause or the romance died of natural causes you are back in a world that may have...

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Single Dad Offers Support For Other Single Dads And Their Kids


October 25th, 2017 . Jackie Pilossoph

I absolutely love the concept of single dad, Leland Dieno’s blog, No Deadbeat Society, and his new children’s book designed to help kids realize that even though Dad isn’t living at home anymore, he is still Dad and his love will never change. ...

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Celebrating Actively Involved Divorced Dads


June 13th, 2017 . Jackie Pilossoph

Celebrating Actively Involved Divorced Dads Reposted from Divorce With Dignity   As Father’s Day approaches, let’s take a moment to celebrate caring, actively involved divorced and divorcing dads: Fathers who put their children ...

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In A Custody Battle? How To Minimize The Impact It Has On Your Kids


January 14th, 2017 . Jackie Pilossoph

  How Men Can Minimize the Impact of a Custody Battle on Children by Jason Smith As a father, you’re likely to want to keep your children out of the disagreements between you and your ex-wife. If you’re a divorced father who is faci...

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Divorced Dad Dating: The Challenges One Dad Said He’s Facing


October 28th, 2016 . Jackie Pilossoph

          This email came from a 42 year-old divorced dad dating who shares custody of his 10 year-old daughter. I thought it was interesting how he categorized his dating challenges according to the ages o...

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The Sex Appeal of The Single Dad


June 19th, 2016 . Jackie Pilossoph

I thought Father’s Day was the perfect day to respond to this e-mail I received from a single dad, who seems like he’s lacking self-confidence when it comes to dating.   I recently read one of your posts, "Single Dad Dating: "Are My Ki...

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Divorced Dad: “I Was A Bad Dad For 11 Years”


June 5th, 2016 . Jackie Pilossoph

          Email received from a divorced dad: I got separated in 2005 and our only daughter was 2 years old. I was a bad dad for the past 11 years (I mean I rarely see her and talk to her). I decided to ...

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Divorce Support for Men (In The Form of a Play)


November 4th, 2015 . Jackie Pilossoph

It's an interesting way to offer divorce support for men, but playwright, John N. Frank is doing it in his new production, "Boys In The Basement." Here is Frank's guest post about his Evanston based play, that he hopes will help both men and women fa...

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Divorced Dad Dating: When And How Do I Tell My Kids?


October 20th, 2015 . Jackie Pilossoph

I’m a divorced dad dating, wondering at what point do I tell my 3 boys? They are 11, 15 and 18.   Telling your kids you are dating isn’t an easy thing to do for any divorced dad or divorced mom. It’s very stressful, due to the uncertaint...

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