single parenting

Why single mums are super heroes – Single Mum, Parents Article

Why single mums are really super heroes.The life of a single mum can be peppered with self-doubt. Always worrying if you’re a good mum or not. Whether you’re doing everything right. It saps your strength. Sort of like Superman’s Kryptonite.Just the other day I was chatting to a close friend and single mother to her grown-up son. She admitted that, even now, she still has uncertainties. So one day, whilst crying into her proverbial milk, she asked her son about…

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PODCAST: If Anyone Cares – The Art of Letting Go ⋆ Dreams of My Own – Single Mum, Parents Article

Recently, I was invited as a guest on one of the most popular and most listened podcast show with my girl, Jandeltha Rae of If Anyone Cares. Speaking on my faith, re-marrying my ex-husband, what’s next with Dreams of My Own and some good ol’ fashioned girl talk! ‘If Anyone Cares’ is a bi-weekly podcast that addresses controversial topics with a HILARIOUS twist. No topic is off limits: Race, Sex, Relationships, Social Issues and more is all fair game! Catch…

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Hello August | Renew And Rediscover Yourself In A Brand New Way – Single Mum, Parents Article

It’s August 2019! A time to RENEW as the end of this year rapidly approaches. Sometime during the latter part of July, and for no apparent reason, I started thinking about the month of August. August is the eighth [8th] month of the year so we’ve only got four [4] more months till the end of the year! Can you believe it? I’ve always been fascinated with numbers and their significant meaning. Of the multitude of ways God communicates with…

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On Father’s Day and Every Day – Single Mum, Parents Article

Lessons of love always begin in childhood with the parent/child relationship. If children feel authentically loved by a father they will grow up knowing how to love others.   Father’s Day is just another day around my house. My father passed away13 years ago and my ex-husband has no relationship with our two sons. I was blessed with a loving father who earned celebrations every day of the year. My boys, bless their hearts, ended up with the kind of…

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Being a single mum makes me a better parent – Single Mum, Parents Article

When I look back over the last decade of my life I feel a little baffled. I certainly never expected to be a divorced single mum. Not in a million years. I married because I was madly in love and my dreams of the distant future included a 40-year wedding anniversary, downsizing and growing old with my husband/soul mate/father of my children. In reality, we staggered into our 10th wedding anniversary tired, disillusioned and both knowing it wasn’t working. Shortly…

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Co-Parenting Communication | Kaywanda Lamb – Single Mum, Parents Article

Coming together to parent when you couldn’t stay together as a couple could be a recipe for hell on earth. Pure HELL. I know all about it because I lived it and I see it daily as I coach Moms. Truth moment: my kids’ dad and I struggled in this area. It was flat out war for a while and then it became indifference. Currently, I don’t hate him anymore but we have no need to talk often. We communicate…

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10 Uncommon Ways Single Moms Can Keep More Money In Their Pockets | Kaywanda Lamb – Single Mum, Parents Article

Sis, I gave you some tips to Get Your Money Right. But Honey, let’s help it stay that way. Here are tips on saving money in not so obvious places: Unplug non-essential electronics when not in use. Do you realize how many blue, red, green, and other colored little lights stay on all around the house? Those lights symbolize electronics that are being powered but are not in use. Make it a habit to unplug things that are not in…

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How Every Single Mom Should Celebrate Mother’s Day | Kaywanda Lamb – Single Mum, Parents Article

Have you ever felt underappreciated and just a little sad when Mother’s Day comes around? You know because your kids are little and you’re single and no one is celebrating you like you want? I get it sister. And that is why I’m going to help you celebrate yourself. Don’t get me wrong. I love my boys and adored every tiny painted handprint, soggy bowl of cereal (their idea of breakfast in bed), and all the I love you mama’s…

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Your 2019 Single Moms Mother’s Day Gift Guide · Divorced Moms – Single Mum, Parents Article

  Single Mom Mother’s Day Gift Guide 2018 No one is more deserving of a great gift this Mother’s Day than all the hardworking single moms out there. They are especially deserving of being remembered on their special day. So, if you know a single mom you love and care about, make sure she knows she is cared about and respected for the hard work she does daily. Not sure what to get a single mama in your life? We’ve…

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What Are You Thinking About? – Single Mum, Parents Article

Stinking thinking is a beast! When one negative thought snowballs into another, and another, it is easy to fall into a downward spiral. Last week, it was though I was living in a show called the battle for my mind! The negative thoughts and self talk were so loud that all I could see was where I was failing. I was falling into the enemy’s trap! Don’t you know that the first place Satan tries to infiltrate is our mind?…

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