Monday, October 25, 2021
By: Andrea When I was younger—middle school and high school years—my mother and I fought a lot. We battled on just about every subject; my choice of clothes, the way I wore my hair, how I ate my food, etc....
By: Cher So, for those of you who have been following along my journey, you have been reading about my situation with my boys and their father. If you have not read about it, check it out here and here. Some...
By: Cher Some days I look at them and I am astonished on how amazing these little people I created are and some days I look at them and I think “What the hell am I doing?”. As a single...
By: Cher I never imagined that I would be a single parent, as a young girl, when I imagined my life as an adult it did not include the white picket fence, one boy and one girl and large house....
By: Cher He has finally asked again. This is the fourth time he has asked me. The first time he asked, I chuckled and laughed it off. He must be kidding, I thought to myself. The second and third time,...
By: Andrea Before my brother passed away we both knew that we would both split responsibility in taking care of our parents.  He would likely take care of my mother, because they had a close relationship, and me taking care...
By: Cher It’s day three of the parent and children bonding time, a.k.a homeschool, and I have broken down once. Anxiety has gone all the way up and I lost an entire night of sleep thinking of school lesson plans...
By: Cher They say you realize your growth when the things you were worried about before are no longer a bother. The things that used to break you down mentally, spiritually and physically are now a non-factor. I felt that,...
By: Cher School is almost out, and summer is near, but plans of summer vacations, summer camps and summer sports have mostly been cancelled. Well sort of – although you may not see the images of new vacay destinations and...
By: Cher It’s been awhile since I have written about the kiddos and my journey as a single parent, but after 130 days in this quarantine life this mama is tired and saying daily prayers for strength. Recently, the school...