• Why You Shouldn't Judge A Marriage Based On What You See

    4 days ago - By Scary Mommy

    A good friend from college had a marriage I often looked up too. They seemed like a very organized and affectionate couple who often posted pictures online of trips together, just the two of them, cycling across some far away state. They posted pictures of rewarding times with their children. They declared their love on social media, hearts and kissy face emojis, along with declarations of respect for each other. Then, one day, I was texting her and she casually mentioned her “single mom gig.”
    I paused. We were pretty close friends as undergrads, but in the four years since we'd graduated...
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