Inspirational

A Memorial Day Remembrance For 2020 – Single Dad, Parents Article

When it comes to writing, storytelling represents my favorite aspect of it. I love to have people delve deeply into my stories and come out with some larger appreciation at the end. Hopefully they will laugh a lot, cry a little, and maybe moved to emotion or three by the time they reach the end. But even amidst all the stories I tell, some feel harder to write than others. They represent the most personal of stories. And yet those…

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10 Ways To Be Happier In Life Now – Single Mum, Parents Article

I am going to teach you how to be happier in life starting right now at this very moment today. I know what you may be thinking, you may be single, depressed, broke, or have a wide array of things that are preventing you from being happy. Or so you feel. But that is just a preconceived notion that you have in your head. That YOU cannot be happy because of the things that are going on in your life.  But…

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How To Pray When You Don’t Know What To Pray – Single Mum, Parents Article

How many times have you sat there wanting to pray knowing that you need an answer to something but not knowing how to pray or for the matter what to pray? How many times have you just felt like you needed an answer to some prayer, but you do not know exactly where to start? If you are new to my blog then I want to tell you that I believe in a relationship with God meaning that our prayers…

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7 Reasons You Are Not Alone – Single Dad, Parents Article

Honestly, I just wanted to take a day off today.  Although when every day feels like every other day.  And the ability to go outside and connect with others hasn’t changed from one day to the next, taking a day off loses a bit of its allure.  What does it even mean anymore?  When “days off” still means checking my emails, sitting in the same rooms, drinking the same drinks as every TV station seems to put on some variant…

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Essentials of the Coronapocalypse | The Single Dad’s Guide to Life – Single Dad, Parents Article

When the world comes crashing down, one of the easiest parts about it is to wallow about one’s condition and do nothing to make moves forward.  Depression, in those moments, feels like the natural and normal state of man instead of something we allowed ourselves to fall into.  Of course, we did not have any choice about those things.  Our governments and societies have put pressure on us to quarantine instead of socializing.  Many of us have lost our jobs. …

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One Chance To Say I Love You – Single Dad, Parents Article

It’s weird staring into a blank screen, hoping for words to jump on the page.  And yet, they do not seem to come.  All I want to do is give my daughter the biggest hug today and let her know I love her.  But she’s a teen.  And hugging went out the door some time ago.  I just wish I could get it back.  Why?  My co-worker’s son lost his life today in a senseless act of violence as he…

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Where The Child Things Are: A Single Father’s Fairy Tale – Single Dad, Parents Article

When we last left our hero, in the depths of the forest with a child in hand and a woman he loved, he felt like he could conquer anything and do anything.  But as with all stories, the conflict must come.  And for our hero, he finds the conflict comes from within.  Standing against the world together can happen for a time.  But when things get difficult.  And the seas around you get rough, how do you handle the difficulties…

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The Art Of Thanksgiving – Beauty Unimaginable – Single Dad, Parents Article

As the calendar turns into November, there comes a time to take stock of everything in our lives.  For some, it comes with the harvest.  As people gather all the food they planted during the year to help them make it through the winter, they look to the heavens or earth and are thankful for what came this past year.  Others, have a more religious take on the holidays, remembering to thank their creator for the amazing things which transpired…

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Self Reflection + Self Improvement = Level Up Your Life – Single Mum, Parents Article

If you are a reader of my blog or even if you are new here then you should know that I am about that level up your life mentality. But I know that for that to happen that you must have self reflection and be able to use it to take action to self improvement. Many of us are walking around with a false sense of self, thinking that nothing is wrong with us when in fact there is. A…

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The Jezebel Spirit What Is It, How You Get It, & Where It Comes From – Single Mum, Parents Article

In this post, I am going to talk about the Jezebel spirit because as a Christian you always, ALWAYS hear me say that spirits are very real and it is about time that we start to understand how they manifest in us. It is not in like the movie the exorcism or like goons or goblins or none of that. They manifest in very everyday ways that people are used to in the sense that we have become so used…

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