Single Mom Friday Zen, II

by mssinglemama on March 27, 2009

Buy yourself something. 

Every once in a while, buying yourself a big present is totally okay. Especially when – nearly three years later – you’ve paid off the massive debt you assumed when you realized your bankrupt ex-husband’s credit card was also in your name. 

If you do splurge, pass on the fancy jeans and new shoes for something like a camera so you can capture moments like this…

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You’ll stop to let them happen

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even if it means your kid will be soaked to the bone.

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Because who wants to go to the park when there are puddles to be had?

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And then you’ll be completely surprised when your little Fun Haver finally stops, crouches down and says through chattering teeth, “Home Mommy. Let’s go home.”

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And then during his race to warmth,  you catch his face

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seriously, seriously pissed that with every bit of joy in life there’s always a dash of pain.

Like freezing toes and a soggy diaper. 

But it sure is nice to have a mommy around to make it all better.

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