You hate this time of year. You used to really love all the festivities. Getting together with friends and family more often, watching your kids light up as they get to open up presents for the holidays, and cherishing that extra time as a family with the more frequent days off work. Then your … [Read more...] about 5 Tips To Beat The Holiday Blues As A Single Mom
Sibling rivalry is without a doubt one of the hardest parts of parenting for me. It’s so hard to not be able to sit down for two seconds because as soon as you do, your kids inevitably start screaming and fighting with each other. No doubt it’s usually over something dumb… There might be 5,000 … [Read more...] about 6 Tips To End Sibling Rivalry
*Updated 11/15/17* Tell me something, does this sound like you? Every morning you get up, (likely after a night of little or no sleep), try to guzzle your coffee as fast as possible, while making breakfast for your kids. The day starts before you’ve had a chance to even fully wake up and you’re … [Read more...] about Why You Should Incorporate Exercise Into Your Life
Being a part of a mixed race family, I know that it's still thought of as different or a curiosity for many. Norah from Loving Lion Books, introduced me to her book Love Family, and explained her hopes are to get people to see multiracial families as the norm. I love her message about why books with … [Read more...] about Why Books With Multiracial Families Matter
As a single mom, you probably have a list a mile long of things you worry about. And I’m guessing that how to earn money is in your top 3. When I became a single mom, I felt sick because I had no idea how I was going to take care of my family on the very small amount I was making. At the time I … [Read more...] about How To Negotiate Working From Home: Stay Home With Your Kids And Earn Money!
You, single mama, know all too well how intensely overwhelming it can be to raise children on your own and shoulder all of the responsibilities of everything else. There are many days that I become overwhelmed with remembering to pay the bills on time, worrying about if there will even be enough … [Read more...] about How To Conquer The Overwhelm of Single Motherhood