It's finally here, The most wonderful time of the year and I couldn't be more excited. Unfortunately, not all single moms experience the same kind of joy during the Christmas season. having to deal new beginnings and leaving old holiday traditions behind, it can be tough. Here are some tips for surviving Christmas as a single mom.Read More
We've all had those days, weeks, or months of struggle. Not exhaustion struggle or the overwhelm, but financial. Times when we spend just about all day biting our lip and crunching the numbers, wondering how in the hell are we going to feed our family in the days to come. So if you are a mom getting by without supplemental income (child support) this post is for you. Here are four ways to live on a single mom budget.Read More
Are you struggling with the everyday overwhelm? Once becoming a mom, we stop paying attention to what we need because everyone else needs our attention. We feel this obligation to care for everyone else first that we lose sight of ourselves. Taking the time to stop and take a breath helps us to be better mothers. Try these self-care tips for single moms and get rid of overwhelm!Read More
Pregnancy and childbirth is the most beautiful experience a woman is blessed to go through. You begin to imagine your life with your little family. Family vacations, first days of school, first holidays, and family pictures.
The little life inside you has stolen your heart before it has even been born. Unfortunately, not all experiences with pregnancy are harmonious as we would like them to be. Sometimes our lives move in directions we never anticipated them too. Never in my life did I ever expect to be pregnant AND single.Read More
Society often shames single moms when it comes to sex. As if every single mom is promiscuous and gives it up to every man she meets. That is the stereotype we are dealing with here. he world believes we should ALWAYS be home taking care of our little ones. Little does everyone who is NOT a single mom knows you can have a perfectly healthy and safe sex life as a single mom.Read More
Shame. That is the word the comes to mind for most single mothers. Feeling like the whole world is against us for choices we've made not even knowing the story. Society throws a bunch of numbers at us telling us that we are meant to fail.Read More
All I've known for the longest was survival mode. Get up, get my kids to school, go to work, get home for dinner, complete night time routine, and repeat. Every day felt like I was coming closer and closer to drowning. Left to figure all the do's and don'ts of parenting.Read More