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Signs And Symptoms of Depression Women May Ignore When Going Through Divorce – Single Mum, Parents Article

    We all rush to the doctor when we come down with a physical ailment. For some reason, though we make excuses or ignore signs that point to something being off-kilter mentally. The stigma attached to “mental illness,” results in unneeded suffering. We can admit when we have a physical illness but share the fact we are suffering from depression? No way! Women, Divorce, and Depression Below are a few facts about depression: Depression is a serious medical illness;…

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My First Christmas Tree As a Single Mom – Single Mum, Parents Article

My first Christmas tree as a single mom. My first picture of ME lifting him up to put the star on the tree. You deal with day to day life and it’s fine, you boss up and do your thing every day. Were MOMS. That’s what we do! Make sure your child gets to school every day, take them to doctor appointments, make sure they have the right book bags, clothes, snacks, a clean bed and clean house to live…

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7 Habits Of Highly Efficient Single Moms – Single Mum, Parents Article

  There is definitely an art and a science to successful single parenting. Since I was raised by a single parent and raised two children solo for a few years, it’s worth mentioning that there is a silver lining to being a single mom. Fortunately, many moms gain self-confidence in their ability to handle challenges and their children become more determined and independent. However, making the transition from married to single life won’t be easy for you or your children.…

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What Life Taught Me About Self Care | Kaywanda Lamb – Single Mum, Parents Article

Hey mamas!!! Are Timbaland’s lyrics still ringing in your head? Smiles. I know. I’m singing it as I type. I’ve been fighting a massive cold for two weeks. I, at first, thought it would pass. But, it progressed to having me under the covers, coughing every 5th second, and hacking like a grandpa when he needed to leave the smokes alone but was not “trine to hear that.” Needless to say, I’m back with self-care lessons to share with you! Did…

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What Life Taught Me About Self Care | Kaywanda Lamb – Single Mum, Parents Article

“It’s Been a Long Time. I Shouldn’t Have Left You Without a Dope Beat to step to …” -Timbaland (and also Me) How I Learned to Prioritize My Self Care Hey mamas!!! Are Timbaland’s lyrics still ringing in your head? Smiles. I know. I’m singing it as I type. I’ve been fighting a massive cold for two weeks. I, at first, thought it would pass. But, it progressed to having me under the covers, coughing every 5th second, and hacking…

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

Austin texted our family group chat a couple days ago and told us about his day. As I read the account of his morning, I kept thinking – this sounds so familiar. Why does this sound familiar? Oh yeah! Because it sounds exactly like something that would’ve happened to me, and it sounds just like I would have described it. He is SO my son. I asked him if I could share it here.  Austin works in the bakery at…

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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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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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