Happening This Week In The Detroit Area: August 27th, 2015

Going through a divorce can be one of the biggest changes in a person’s life. Becoming a single woman and/or a single mother is a big change in your life. Getting active, venturing out into the community and surrounding yourself and your children with other families is a great way to make the best of the situation you’re in now.

Below are some events going on in the Detroit area this week.

Kids Corner at the Kulick Center: Ferndale

When: August 27th @ 10:00 am to 3:00 pm

Where: Kulick Community Center, 1201 Livernois St, Ferndale, MI 48220

More Info: Visit Metro Detroit Mommy

Summer Drive-In at Compuware Arena in Plymouth

When: August 28 @ 7:30 pm

WhereCompuware Arena, 14900 Beck Road, Plymouth, MI United States

More Info: Visit Metro Parent For Southeast Michigan

Milford Community Yoga Sundays

When: Sunday August 30th @ 11:00 am

Where:Village Fine Arts Association, 125 S. Main Street ,Milford, MI 48381

 

More Info: Visit Oakland County Moms

Chesterfield Arts and Music Festival

When: August 29-30 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Where: Berkley Community Center, 2400 Robina, Berkley, MI 48072

Info: Visit Detroit Metro Mommy

Working Moms Of Canton/Livonia/Novi

What They Are About: This group will give mom’s who are working during the day and are unable to attend many playgroups scheduled during the working hours the opportunity to meet other mommies and daddies with the similar challenges. It will give the children an opportunity to play with other children, socialize and make many new friends. It is geared towards working moms, but not inclusive of them.

Info: Visit Meetup.com

Divorcing Parents: Secrets of a Good Divorce

Divorce can seem overwhelming but when you’re a parent it can be especially challenging when coping with the realities of co-parenting your children. It isn’t easy. Committing to cooperative co-parenting takes patience and skill. It means both of you care deeply about your children and want to continue raising them in the least-disruptive possible manner…. Read More >

Happening This Week in the Detroit Area – August 13th, 2015

Going through a divorce can be one of the biggest changes in a person’s life. Becoming a single woman and/or a single mother is a big change in your life. Getting active, venturing out into the community and surrounding yourself and your children with other families is a great way to make the best of the situation you’re in now.

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The Very First Time: Lament of a Divorced Parent

Firsts are always memorable, especially the first time that a newly divorced parent sends the children off with the “ex”. The finality of no longer being parents in the same household becomes “reality”. For most parents, it is a very emotional experience; the first time you are home alone, and your children are with the “other” parent. You wonder if the children are ok? Did dad or mom remember that Susie was allergic to peanuts, that Jimmy needed his ADD meds in the morning? And, that each child needed a ride to a sports activity…. Read More >

Happening This Week In The Detroit Area: August 20th, 2015

Going through a divorce can be one of the biggest changes in a person’s life. Becoming a single woman and/or a single mother is a big change in your life. Getting active, venturing out into the community and surrounding yourself and your children with other families is a great way to make the best of the situation you’re in now.

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Happening This Week in the Detroit Area – August 6, 2015

Going through a divorce can be one of the biggest changes in a person’s life. Becoming a single woman and/or a single mother is a big change in your life. Getting active, venturing out into the community and surrounding yourself and your children with other families is a great way to make the best of the situation you’re in now.

Below are some events going on in the Detroit area this week…. Read More >

When the Kids Don’t Want To Go Back To School

Back to school can be exciting, scary, or even sad for some families. There are a lot of emotions with summer fun ending for the kids, parents having to reorganize their schedules especially for families of divorce, and maybe your kids aren’t the biggest fans of school. So what can parents do to help their children have a successful start to their school year?… Read More >

Happening This Week in the Detroit Area – July 30, 2015

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Going through a divorce can be one of the biggest changes in a person’s life. Becoming a single woman and/or a single mother is a big change in your life. Getting active, venturing out into the community and surrounding yourself and your children with other families is a great way to make the best of the situation you’re in now.

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Financial Health: Five Strategies

It may seem stressful to be practical and careful with your money. But you can be financially responsible and actually feel more sane and more in control. Being aware and disciplined about your budget can actually reduce stress and improve self-confidence…. Read More >

Five Ways Yoga Helps You Through a Divorce

The stress of divorce can cause illness, missed work days, insomnia, upset stomach and weight gain. I can certainly relate because I went through a divorce after 15 years of marriage. Although I’m happily remarried now, I would never had found the strength to get through that turbulent time in my life if it weren’t for the practice of yoga. Here’s five ways yoga helps you cope through a divorce…… Read More >