This short informational note is more of a motivation for stressed single parents. That is because many parents out there may already have at least a light indication of where to seek out help when problematic matters arise in regard to raising children on their own. Even with strong family networks close to hand, there are a number of single mothers and fathers out there who wear their hearts on their sleeves and regularly polish their badges of pride.
Even though they know there is ready help to hand, whether it means calling on a close family member for help, calling on the ex-partner for resources, visiting the nearby community center or seeking out online single parents help, they have far too much pride at stake. To have this much pride in this day and age, single mothers and fathers, is acting quite foolishly. This is the case when you consider all the resources available at your fingertips and with a quick flick of the mouse button.
It is that easy. Solve your problems today rather than let them drag on for months, if not, for years. Doing the latter foolishly also makes things worse for yourself and the welfare of your children. By calling on immediate help, you are acting as a responsible parent. Guys, make that acknowledgement today. No matter how talented and loving you are, and no matter how much money you make every year, admit it, raising kids on your own is not easy.
With or without a reliable partner at your side, raising children in the twenty-first century is not a job for the fainthearted. Do not be so prideful and know that you are not alone in this.