From the monthly archives:

July 2010

Where did my baby go?

July 31, 2010

Remember the Lion? I definitely do. He was that nice and totally adorable guy who had the unfortunate luck to schedule a date with me just one night after my first date with John Bear. I met him on a day in the park with Benjamin but at the time, was also juggling the Tiger […]

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Out with the old

July 25, 2010

I am going to take a break from blogging while I write my Single Mom Manifesto. Who wants to volunteer to write a guest post? I am going to take a break from blogging while I write my Single Mom Manifesto. Who wants to volunteer to write a guest post? We found a house, after […]

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Must Read, Must Link, Must Play

July 23, 2010

Before I publish another post (on the way), take a minute to a) Read this amazing blog I discovered. Old Fart, Young Tart I love her thoughts on Prince Charming and “romance” like this one, “It is, of course, a completely hopeless scenario. We women are never going to meet a man who is a […]

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Single Mom Beauty Tip: Clean Face

July 20, 2010

When you’re house shopping together and have verbally committed to marriage and creating a forever together, popping the question and actually surprising one Ms. Single Mama is not an easy feat. On Thursday, the night before we were going to drive Benjamin down to Athens and then spend the day working from coffee shops and […]

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Love, true and sure.

July 12, 2010

It has been 11 years now without a father to celebrate Father’s Day. But, fortunately for this lucky girl, John Bear’s father is just as amazing as his son. There is nothing quite like a good father. And if my Dad were here, he would love Papa Bear. Been a while since I’ve posted pictures. […]

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Expectations

July 8, 2010

My essay is out. Find it in the August issue of Woman’s Day. There is no online edition of my essay, so you’ll have to pick one up the old-fashioned way. I have been incredibly touched and overwhelmed by the number of e-mails coming in from Woman’s Day readers. Some of you are unhappily married […]

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Woman’s Day

July 6, 2010

My essay is out. Find it in the August issue of Woman’s Day. Pick one up the old-fashioned way or read it online. I’m a bit partial to the print version and while reading the last few paragraph’s out loud to John Bear in the car as soon as I found my copy, I actually […]

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Third time’s the charm

July 3, 2010

It has been 11 years now without a father to celebrate Father’s Day. But, fortunately for this lucky girl, John Bear’s father is just as amazing as his son. There is nothing quite like a good father. And if my Dad were here, he would love Papa Bear. Been a while since I’ve posted pictures. […]

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