The Single Mom Life is a Roller Coaster
And that’s putting it mildly.
How do I raise a genuine human being? What do I tell them about dad? What about bullies? What, in the world, is time management? College? Life insurance? The balance of work and life? And, oh, these finances! Or worse yet, WHAT FINANCES?! Okay, okay, I’ll stop.
There are times, I know, that you feel like you’re all alone in the world and drowning all the while silently screaming for help. Does anyone hear our pleas? At times, it feels that help is just not coming. But this is a dangerous way of thinking. When times get tough (and they do, sometimes, more often than not) take a breath. It’s the toughest job in the universe so it’s bound to come with a few trying turns. It’s hard to focus on all of the miracles that surround you when the walls seem to be closing in but, believe me, they are there. And, there are a lot of them. So, just breathe, slowly and intentionally, and know that you are not alone. [Read more…]