You may be a single parent, but you're not alone. Read the stories and advice of other single parents here. Plus: Resources and advice for parenting through a difficult relationship with your ex and help for widows.
Four common challenges and how you can overcome them.
At 15, most girls are thinking about clothes, boys, and parties. But Jamie got pregnant -- and now she's focused on raising her son.
If you're splitting up, you need to help your kids (and yourself) make it through the rough stuff.
Parenting is tough enough when you're part of a pair; doing it solo is even harder. Whether they're co-parenting through divorce or completely on their own, these celebrity single moms handle it with grace.
One of every four American children today lives in a single-parent home. And though the circumstances may vary (some parents are divorced, others are widowed, and others are single parents by choice), the reality is that solo parenting is often stressful, demanding, and hectic. If you are a single mom or dad, there are 10 things you can do to help minimize the stress in your life -- and bring back the joy of parenting.
How to set goals, say goodbye to guilt, and look on the bright side.
No, it's not easy raising kids alone. But it's not as awful as you might think. In fact, there are some wonderful benefits.
The benefits -- and the challenges -- of single motherhood.
If you're a single mom, this list breaks down the best places for you to live based on things like median income, housing, and child care costs.
His job keeps him on the road -- you're home with the kids. Here's how to survive.
Men everywhere, meet Jason Garmon. Now, pay attention!
We've gathered your most common single-parenting dilemmas and brought them to our panel of experts.
Parenting advice from one of America's favorite experts.
I can't set you up with the right guy, but I can give you some pointers about getting back in the game.
The secrets of success in single-parent households.
Advice and resources to help single fathers feel better about parenting.
Losing a spouse is difficult to begin with--having to explain that death to your young child makes it even more heartbreaking. Many widowed parents experience just that. It is a hard undertaking, but it can be done with grace.
It may come as no surprise that single working moms are potentially the most stressed, and therefore at the highest risk for heart attack and stroke.
When Cindy suddenly passed away, I honestly didn't know if I could manage my grief and raise our then 7-year-old. Whether you're ever in this position or you know someone who is, what I've learned in the year since can help make a staggering loss less painful.
How to let go of the bitterness and find the support you need.
The absence of a father figure may have long-term negative effects on girls' health, according to a new study.