Lynn Armitage
3/7/14
My last daughter left in the house has told me that she might want to go live with her father in Southern California for her senior year...
Lynn Armitage
2/12/14
No mother likes to see her child in pain—either physically or emotionally. I always thought the physical blows to my daughters were the most painful to endure—for me, that is...
Lynn Armitage
10/12/13
This past weekend, my 16-year-old daughter attended her Homecoming dance with her very first date ever...
Lynn Armitage
8/18/13
“…[A]nd on the 4,745th day (13 years), God created teenagers, and all hell broke loose.” OK, maybe that’s not the exact biblical passage, but in my book, it’s life, verbatim...
Lynn Armitage
5/4/13
One day my oldest daughter is making me a macaroni necklace for Mother’s Day and the next thing I know, I’m clasping a faux-diamond necklace around her neck for the Prom...
Lynn Armitage
2/14/13
On any given Friday or Saturday night, my town is hopping with hopeful singles—young, old and middle-aged—jumping from eateries to bars to nightclubs looking for romance and a chan...
Lynn Armitage
2/9/13
It’s that time of year again...
Lynn Armitage
2/3/13
Last December, the Luxembourg Income Study Center at the Graduate Center City University of New York released a report finding that “single mothers in the United States—most of who...
Lynn Armitage
1/27/13
Last week, I spoke about child support issues with Samantha (Greendeer) Skenandore, a Ho-Chunk/Oneida who works Of-Counsel at Shanker & Kewenvoyouma, PLLC, a national firm head...
Lynn Armitage
1/19/13
I’m a sucker for a good sob story. In the parking lot at Wal-Mart, I was approached by a young, single mother looking for a handout...

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