What To Expect When You're Expecting and a Single Mom

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. 

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Single Moms Can Have a Healthy Sex Life Too

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.

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Why I Decided to Embrace Single Motherhood

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.

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Do You Tell An Absent Dad Happy Father's Day?

Father's Day is a day to celebrate our fathers; biological, step, or adoptive. The day we celebrate those who show up and show out for their children. This holiday is also bittersweet, especially for those of us single moms who put in the work of mother AND father.

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Why I Hate Being A Single Mom Most Days

Single Motherhood has been one of the hardest jobs I have ever had. My whole life now revolves around the care and well-being of 3 tiny humans. In the beginning of my separation from their father, I felt like I was drowning.  I was completely overwhelmed adjusting to life with a preschooler, a toddler, and a newborn baby. Never could have imagined that I would be doing this alone. Some days I'm completely driven by my love for them, and most days, I really hate being a single mom

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The Best Lessons That Motherhood Has Taught Me

In light of this glorious holiday dedicated to us mothers, I figured I would spill the beans on a few lessons I've learned in my 7 years of motherhood. What I've learned is that parenting requires a delicate balance. While we are the ones who set limits and impose on our domain, we are also the ones who must nourish in our child a strong, independent mind.

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A Day in the Life of a Single Mom

I have been a single mom for almost 3 years now. I almost, always run myself into the ground trying to do and be everything without thinking about my mental and physical health. Single parenting can be very challenging. Over the years I've learned what works for me and what doesn't. Here are some tips on how to make single parenting work for you. 

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