Don’t give up. I believe you when you say life is hard. I’ve heard about lots of hardships from solo moms who have experienced physical and mental abuse, abandonment, and financial hardship. But murdering yourself is not the answer. A while back, my doctor put me on Prozac to reduce the symptoms of depression. But … Read More about Don’t Give Up on Yourself Because Life is Hard
Unexpected disaster happens to us all. How we deal with the results will determine the direction our life takes going forward. We can let an unexpected disaster destroy our dreams, pulverize our mindset, and keep us powerless. Or we can find empowering ways to recover, learn, grow, and become stronger because of it. Lately, … Read More about How to Recover From Unexpected Disaster
Single moms have a backbone of steel and a heart of gold. ~~Anonymous Always busy loving even when she’s tired Forever hoping despite how things look Not content with less for her kids She uncovers a way to give it her all Seldom stops to care for herself Her heart is broken but … Read More about Solo Moms: Always Busy Loving Through it All – a Poem
Whether your closets need organizing. Or you’ve put off writing or updating your will. Maybe you need to create a budget. Wrapping your head around my time management tips can help you get things done.
This week I begin a new season of SoloMoms! Talk podcast with a bonus episode that touched on the unexpected nature of COVID-19. Please listen and tell me what you think. How prepared can we be for the unexpected? And how do we prepare? No one saw the novel coronavirus coming, I don’t think. Yet … Read More about Did the Unexpected Move Your Cheese?
No one could expect the economic and health care disaster that is COVID-19. But we may be able to handle the unexpected and prepare for disaster from a place of strength when we prepare ahead of time. Our lives as we know it is different. All within the space of a few weeks. None … Read More about 7 Ways Solo Moms Can Prepare for Disaster
Are you cooped up in the house all week with your children? That can be quite stressful especially if you are working from home, you are a solo mom or you have young children. There are many ways to practice mindfulness so you can reduce stress and anxiety. Here are 5 simple ways to reduce … Read More about 5 Simple Ways to Reduce Stress Today
I’ve been working from home on Mondays or both Mondays and Fridays for the past ten years. This was a way for me to practice some semblance of sanity while being a solo mom who worked long hours for some extremely busy professionals. However, these are difficult times and almost everyone, especially in large cities … Read More about How to Cope with Children While Working from Home
Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links which means I may get a small commission if you make a purchase after clicking the link. I first learned about adult coloring book as I was reading a book by Tammy L. Grace. The main character, is a woman who got pregnant at 16 and was disowned by … Read More about Is Adult Coloring for You?
Self-care habits are among the most important. They show the world that you care about yourself. More importantly, they show you that you care about yourself. It’s important to take care of yourself. No one is more interested in your care than you are. Maybe your mother cares more, but she’s not available 24/7 like … Read More about Do You Have These Important Self-Care Habits?