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Why We're Celebrating Thanksgiving On A Saturday

4 days ago   |   By Scary Mommy

You can prep for a divorce on paper. You can look at parenting plans and holiday schedules and see that things will be different. You can lean on friends when things get tough and it's so much harder than you thought. You can find validation that you made the right decision but feel conflicted - not about the end of the marriage, but what it means logistically for your family. But nothing really prepares you for the reality of celebrating holidays without your child. Nothing.
I've already been divorced for several years. Long enough to meet someone, marry him and add a little sister to the...
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