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Teens with stepparents juggle school, extracurricular activities — and often two households

Teens with stepparents juggle school, extracurricular activities — and often two households

December 16, 2013

Madeleine Ainslie Design Editor Junior Paloma Palmer packs her iPad, French textbook, uniform and sailing equipment every Sunday night before going from her mom’s house to her dad’s. Her parents’ divorce causes Palmer to shuffle across the city weekly, packing much of her life for the next seve...

Two homes, too much stress

December 16, 2013

Tatiana Gutierrez & Madison Riehle Divorce is an unpleasant situation for anyone involved, and children experience additional stress as they try to balance their lives between two households of their separate parents. “Children may feel less secure about life, and their ability to have...

It’s hard to say goodbye

October 18, 2013

We hadn’t even started to say goodbye and I was already in tears. “It’s not like I’m dying,” my brother Danny said. “I’m always a phone call away.” We were standing at our rental car at the base of Notre Dame Stadium in South Bend, Ind. After three days of orientation and preparing t...

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