Resources We Love

Where to Click

Sites, posts and online communities we visit regularly

The Cradle compassionate, inclusive adoption agency and resources

AlphaMom's Guide to Pregnancy 40 weeks of hilarity for expecting moms

Good Vibrations inclusive, discreet sex toys and erotica to make hot times for hot mamas

Uplifting Yo Mama Jokes because, come. on. Google totally needs you.

Jean Chatzky's Making Money Make Sense newsletters and tips

Office of Child Support Enforcement government guide, support and resources where to find free legal aid in your state

Single Parent Advocate nonprofit organization providing resources and training

Grants for Single Parents legitimate academic financial support 

Divorce Dictionary simple alphabetical guide to legal terms

What to Read 

Essential books we've read, loved and recommend over and over

Minimalist Parenting by Christine Koh and Asha Dornfest

When Things Fall Apart: Heart Advice for Difficult Times by Pema Chodron

Comfortable With Uncertainty: 108 Teachings on Cultivating Fearlessness and Compassion by Pema Chodron

Got a Minute? 60-Second Erotica by Alison Tyler

The Divorce Party a novel by Laura Dave

The Successful Single Mom series by Honoree Corder

Welcome to Your Crisis: How to Use the Power of Crisis to Create the Life You Want by Laura Day

The Little Book of Letting Go by Hugh Prather

The Happiest Mom by Meagan Francis

Committed: A Love Story by Elizabeth Gilbert

Eat Pray Love by Elizabeth Gilbert

Operating Instructions: A Journal of My Son's First Year by Anne Lamott

Dear John, I Love Jane an anthology by Candace Walsh & Laura Andre

Short Prayers for Busy Women by Harriet Crosby

Making Divorce Easier on Your Child by Nicholas Long and Rex Forehand

The Gift of Change by Marianne Williamson

Uncoupling: Turning Points in Intimate Relationships by Diane Vaughan

What to Read with Kids

Fabulous books that speak to both children and adults during times of transition

My Two Homes by Claire Masurel and Kady MacDonald Denton

A Handful of Quiet: Happiness in Four Pebbles by Thich Nhat Hanh & Wietske Vriezen

On the Day You Were Born by Deborah Frasier

It's Not Your Fault, Koko Bear by Vicki Lansky

You Are My I Love You by Maryann Cusimano Love & Satomi Ichikawa 

Tell Me Again About the Night I Was Born by Jamie Lee Curtis

My Mom and Dad Don't Live Together Anymore: A Drawing Book for Kids by Judith Rubin

What to Watch

Press play to get centered, feel connected and step outside of your busy schedule

Rodney Yee Yoga calm, gentle yoga to do alone or with kids

Enough Said about two divorced single parents who fall awkwardly in love, with James Gandolfini and Julia Louis Dreyfus 

What to Do

How to get out and have fun

Single Mom Meet Up groups in your zip code

Single Parent Travel group trips, reviews and advice for globe-hopping single parents

Girlfriend Circles online community to connect women friends, group trips and meet-ups

Boys & Girls Clubs of America activities, learning and character development for kids