New Wyoming Law Lets Local Ranchers Sell Cuts of Meat Directly to Consumers – Reason.com – Single Mum, Parents Article

Wyoming’s groundbreaking Food Freedom Act has served as a national model for how states can deregulate many in-state food sales. The five-year-old law opened up many previously illegal food transactions in Wyoming, and has delivered on its promise to benefit ranchers, other food entrepreneurs, and consumers alike. And it’s done so without a single case of foodborne illness being tied to any foods sold under the law. The law also keeps getting better. As I detailed a column just last month,…

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Lose The Guilt & Find Yourself Again – Single Mum, Parents Article

Lose the Guilt & Find Yourself Again “Here we go, again!” I thought, as I rolled my eyes and glared at the large pile of clothes hanging on my arm. A million thoughts ran through my mind, as I headed inside the small dressing room. Is this even going to fit? So, what if it does? You’re not going to buy it. The kids will probably need shoes soon. Shouldn’t I spend this money on extra groceries? Won’t Christmas be coming along before…

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‘All the same’: Mexican native paves a way for herself in the U.S. — and pays it forward to others – Single Mum, Parents Article

Sandra Magallanes, a migrant from Mexico, cracks a smile. Magallanes left her home country because of its poor economy.(Courtesy Photo) Mexican native and U.S. permanent resident Sandra Magallanes recalls riding in a vehicle as a young child with her father, Salvador, in Mexico. As Magallanes and Salvador drove past a wealthy man in town — who even had his own plane, she said — her father waved at their wealthy neighbor. Magallanes remembers asking her father why. “Because we are…

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7 Things We Want To See In The Mighty Ducks TV Show On Disney+ – Single Mum, Parents Article

Not much is known about the series besides the casting of Gilmore Girls alum Lauren Graham as Alex, the mother of a 12-year-old boy, Evan, who is cut from the “Mighty Ducks” youth hockey team. When her son is cut from the team, Alex starts one of her own. And even though it looks like the “Ducks” may, play the villains of the series this time, we’re all pumped to see the show for ourselves and find out what happened…

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11 Charities That Give Free Christmas Gifts: A Guide for Cash-Strapped Single Moms – Single Mum, Parents Article

Every year there are single moms who are stressing about how they will buy Christmas gifts for their kids. It feels like a burden but did you know there are charities that give free Christmas gifts to kids every year?I’ve faced this dread myself in years past. I know what it’s like to wonder where I’ll get the money to buy Christmas gifts for my kids. Several times I’ve made the decision to only purchase one gift or no more…

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How To Work Out And Stay In Shape As A Single Mom – Single Mum, Parents Article

0 Flares Reddit 0 StumbleUpon 0 Buffer 0 Filament.io 0 Flares × Hey mamas, If you do not have a lot of spare time on your schedule, then working out to stay in shape as a single mom (or dad!) can be a great challenge. Most single…

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Preventing Discontentment From Growing In Our Hearts…Guest Post! – Single Mum, Parents Article

This past summer, my kids, dog and I went to a cabin by a lake for a week. We enjoyed the quiet mornings and, in the afternoons, went cave exploring and ax throwing. It was a great vacation except for one thing. My son couldn’t seem to enjoy himself on vacation because he wished for something more. You see, we’d previously discussed getting another dog since our toy poodle passed away in February. I’d said we would wait until after vacation.…

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Salsa and Dating by Nicole Smith – Single Mum, Parents Article

Salsa and Dating? How does that go together? Growing up in a Panamanian home meant that we listened and danced to salsa music…a lot. I have grown to love this art form so much and it brings me joy like nothing else in this world. Little did I know it would also be a guiding tool in how I approached dating. Step 1 – Lay the Foundation. In a salsa class, before you ever learn to dance with a partner,…

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The One Book Every Single Mom Should Read – Single Mum, Parents Article

0 Flares Reddit 0 StumbleUpon 0 Buffer 0 Filament.io 0 Flares × Hey mamas! So I was kindly sent a book recently and asked to share it with you. I was super excited to read it as it’s a book filled with stories and poems from single…

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Because I Said So- The official Blog of Author and Mom Blogger Dawn Meehan – Single Mum, Parents Article

single mom’s brain on any given dayHere’s a little math word problem for you. Part A:  If you are at work a half an hour away and Lexi has to be to work at 3:00, Brooklyn has a doctor’s appointment at 3:15, and Clay needs to be picked up from his friend’s house by 3:00 and then dropped off at the school, you need to pick up a prescription, and you need to mail a book ordered on your Etsy…

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