It’s Memorial Day today, and time to honor the hard-working Strong Single Moms in the military.
Single Moms like Coast Guard Seaman Deanna Moentman, originally from Seminole, Fla., Moentman is currently stationed at Coast Guard Air Station Atlantic City, N.J. She joined the Coast Guard in August 2010 because she wanted to serve her country and start [...]
In a recent study on women’s physical activity, research showed that one group of women are lacking proper health and physical activity. Can you guess which group? If you guessed single mothers, you’re correct.
It’s no surprise that Single Moms ranked lower than married moms and non-mothers. We consistently put ourselves on the bottom of the [...]
Michelle Obama is a busy single mother? That’s what she claimed in an interview with CBS Affiliate WCAX in Burlington, Vermont on Thursday, April 4, 2013.
While the media picked this up and started to wonder if there might be trouble in President Obama’s Paradise, it seems like it’s just a slip of the tongue. In recovering [...]
Yes, it’s true. Even the strongest women reach a breaking point. I think it’s a misconception to think that “strength” equals “perfection.”
When it comes to how we hold our emotions in check, sometimes we’re just simply at a breaking point. We can’t make another good choice, hold back any more frustration, or take one more [...]
“What’s For Dinner, Mom?”
The last year is behind us. I don’t know about you, but there were DEFINITELY times when I gave my strength away.
There were times that I chose to be bitter about something (usually aimed at my kids’ dad…I’m not gonna lie!) There were times that I let my mind settle on revenge or mean-spirited thoughts. There [...]
So I was just reading the Single Dad Laughing blog. His post “Things You Should Never Say to Someone Who’s Single” has some pretty funny responses to some of the awkward things that people say to you once they learn you’re single.
There was one of the lines and responses that stood out:
From married moms: oh, [...]
Tagged with: Rants
, single mother
Posted in Articles
It’s funny. You never really know when you’re in the middle of a life-altering moment. It’s not until you look back and see the situation from a distance that you understand the true magnitude of that moment.
I had one of those moments when I was a 19 year old cocktail waitress at a sports bar. [...]
We all have those precious videos lying around. You know, the ones from when our kids were little….or from when WE were little kids ourselves! They’re lying there useless, simply because we no longer have the outdated equipment to play them.
Or maybe you ARE still able to view your memories. But how long until the [...]