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Hope’s Door Emergency Shelters to Remain Open – Seeking Donations and Support — Dallas Single Mom – Single Mum, Parents Article

Editorial Note: Hope’s Door New Beginning Center provides emergency shelter services for women and children leaving abusive situations. Right now, there is an increase in domestic violence and abuse and the fear of the global health condition has amplified an already tense situation. They are seeking donations of cleaning supplies, food and financial support. If you need help, feel free to reach out ~ TBC From their release:Hope’s Door New Beginning Center is committed to the safety and well-being of…

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Skillet Sugar Cookie – Jays Sweet N Sour Life – Single Mum, Parents Article

Bake up something special for your family’s next dessert with my Skillet Sugar Cookie. This easy sugar cookie recipe includes ingredients you probably already have in your kitchen. I set out to make the best BJ’s Brewhouse Sugar Cookie Pizookie copycat recipe, and I honestly think I nailed it with this buttery and downright delicious pizookie. Browned Butter Brown Butter has been my secret ingredient in almost all of my recipes lately if you haven’t tried it than your seriously…

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9 Obvious-But-Overlooked Ways to Save Money  – Single Mum, Parents Article

Do you only find moths in your wallet at the end of each month? While it’s true that societal factors play a role, you do have some control over your budget. Chances are, you can find multiple places to pare.  When you grow tired of feeling short on cash, give the following nine tips a try. Many of these strategies will save you money and also reduce your carbon footprint. Here’s how to get started!   1. Use Fewer Paper…

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Podcasts to get you through social isolation – Single Mum, Parents Article

I love podcasts, and listen to them every day. I feel like right now is a great opportunity to listen to even more of them, since many of us are off work right now. There are literally thousands of podcasts out there; whatever you’re into, there is bound to be a podcast out there for you. And the best part is that the vast majority are free. For me, podcasts are like personal development; I listen to people who can…

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Side Hustle Blueprint – Single Mum, Parents Article

The Step-By-Step Blueprint To Starting A Profitable Side Hustle Find Out The Exact Steps And Techniques! JOIN THE FACEBOOK GROUP If you’ve been looking for ways to start a side hustle while still working a full-time job, then you’re reading the right article. In this short report, I’m going to lay out the groundwork to help you choose and start the perfect side hustle in just 5 easy steps! Step 1. Define Your “Why” Your “why” is basically the reason…

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8 Best Discounted and Free E-Learning Options For Kids at Home – Single Mum, Parents Article

Covid-19 has taken a huge toll on our nation and new announcements are being shared each day. One of the biggest updates is that schools have been closed in most states. Last Friday, my state’s governor made the decision followed by ordering all restaurants to not offer dine-in meals. If your kids are stuck at home for the next few weeks, they will likely get restless if they feel they have nothing to do. While you can always break out…

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Midlife Singlemum: I Discovered Sport – Single Mum, Parents Article

Although I’ve been out a couple of times this week to the bank and to the supermarket, DD hadn’t left the apartment for over a week. She was quite happy staying in – we’re an indoors sort of family. However, it’s also been very cold and wet so the sitting on the balcony for a while every day, in the afternoon sun, to boost vitamin D wasn’t happening.This afternoon one of DD’s friends asked her to go to the school…

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Finding TOMORROW – FMF – Joyful Reliance, Resourceful Moxie – Single Mum, Parents Article

This is another post for Five Minute Friday, where we take 5 minutes to write about a one-word prompt, and then share the post on the Five Minute Friday website. Here’s my post for this week’s prompt. This week our one-word prompt is: TOMORROW. You can check out all the other great posts, or submit your own Five Minute Friday creation, right here: Five Minute Friday Link Up 03/20/2020 Now on to the topic at hand. It’s been quite a…

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The Politics of SMCs – Single Mothers by Choice – Single Mum, Parents Article

When I first joined the national Single Mothers by Choice (SMC) organization, and my local group, I assumed the other women I would meet – virtually and in person – would be fairly similar to me.  I thought that making such an “unconventional” life choice would be a decision only left-leaning, primarily urban/coastal women would make.  I could not have been more wrong. What I’ve found instead is an amazingly diverse community of women.  Our political affiliations are all across…

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How to Maintain a Positive Mindset Right Now – The Real Chic Life – Single Mum, Parents Article

I just like many of you have been working from home for the past week. We are certainly experiencing unprecedented times right now and if you’re anything like me your emotions are a little mixed. You might be thankful for the downtime and the ability to spend more time with your families in the comfort of your own home, but you also might be very worried about your own health and the health of those people you are spending time…

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