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Amanda Inscore

We were only together for a short time before getting married. Then two years later, we planned my lovely daughter. When she was born, we felt she would solidify our bond, and for a while, she did. Read more

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Amanda Inscore

This was the first time I had to bury a relatively close family member and the first time I have had to be out of the country without my daughter. Read more

Parenting

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The Community School of Naples Veterans Appreciation Club, a middle school club, honors U.S. military veterans through projects big and small all year long. Their latest project involves interviewing veterans and painting their portraits. Read more

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Sometimes being grateful means pausing to appreciate and enjoy life and loved ones. Read more

Parenting

We often forget that police officers and sheriff ’s deputies are people, too. Some of them are single parents. Read more

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We owe it to our kids to be as healthy as we can be. Read more

Parenting

An interview with a single parent and her journey to own her home. Read more

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Robert Elshot talks about raising four children as a single father. Read more

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Don’t look back, you’re not going that way. Read more

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Special to SWF Parent & Child

Finned and furry friends have been a comfort and source of life lessons for only child. Read more

Parenting

In the wake of the Parkland school shooting, it’s become painfully clear that our children, all children, need adults to pay attention and intervene when necessary. Read more

Parenting

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    Amanda Inscore

    Single Parenting columnist Echo Copeland

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    Amanda Inscore

    Single Parenting columnist Echo Copeland

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    Amanda Inscore

    Echo Copeland is a single mom who lives in Southwest Florida. Her Single Parenting column runs monthly in SW FL Parent & Child magazine.