Couples

How to Find Time for Your Partner After a Baby

Every year, nearly four million babies are born in the United States. If you’re among those Americans who recently welcomed a newborn into your family, you’re in the midst of an exciting period in your life. However, sweet as they may be, babies are demanding of your time and attention, which can leave you with less energy to devote to your partner. It probably comes as…

The Displaced Middle Aged Mom

Mommies In Orbit has been on an extended vacation from her blog, without really going anywhere.  I’ve done quite a bit of soul searching and reflection over the Summer months about life and in which direction I’m headed. Being a late bloomer, and a mid-life single Mom to teenage twins is uncharted territory.  Changing courses is never an easy task, but one that…

Divorce and The Other Break Up

After you’ve weathered the many phases of going through a divorce; the emotional roller coaster, the lawyers, the paperwork, explaining everything to the kids (or perhaps they knew it was coming), prepping the family members, there is another group of folks that are standing back watching it unfold too.  These are friends, neighbors, and acquaintances. You know the old saying, everyone is entitled to their own opinion…