The Secret Sisterhood of Single Mothers

I remember spending moments agonizing about everything I was losing through my divorce and becoming a single mother. The simple things I felt many others took for granted. A sign hanging outside my front door displaying the family surname; HAVING to work full time as I was now my only source of income; not beingContinue reading “The Secret Sisterhood of Single Mothers”

Why not?

People Who Experience Abuse 1 in 4 women will experience domestic violence in their lifetime. Women experience more than 4 million physical assaults and rapes because of their partners, and men are victims of nearly 3 million physical assaults. Every year, 1 in 3 women who is a victim of homicide is murdered by herContinue reading “Why not?”

14 Tips to Becoming the Right One

Ive had my fair share of relationships and break ups. At 31 I’ve been married and divorced and dating and a single parent. I’ve learned a lot from these experiences. We’ve all heard dating isn’t about finding the right one, it’s about becoming the right one, these tips will help you do just that. 1.Continue reading “14 Tips to Becoming the Right One”

I’m a Real Mom

“Nope, no more media time for the day, you’ve had enough and it’s bedtime.” “Just let me watch one show on Netflix.” My seven year old begged. “No, school starts tomorrow and it is 8:30, it’s time for bed.” “Just a littleā€¦” “Nope, downstairs to your room and pick out a book.” He swiped atContinue reading “I’m a Real Mom”

Twice the Work Part 1

Where have I been? Have I disappeared from the blog world? It feels that way to me. And for good reason. I have found myself working two jobs for the last three months. And despite leaving my house at 5:30 am and getting home between 6:30 and 7:00pm, losing time with my son, missing outContinue reading “Twice the Work Part 1”