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My little guy

Gremlins and candy.

June 22, 2012

I just disappeared from this great, link wide thing we call the Internet for six entire days. Typically, advice I live and die by my inbox. But not this week. Nope. With the exception of my Instagram and a few Facebook updates, ailment it was all beach and all family all week. No business. No […]

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Just married!

April 19, 2012

Look at him. Can you believe how big he is? In his too short pants. Had to buy him new pants yesterday. He’s outgrown every single pair. I read a saying from another mom once that went something like this, sickness “The days are slow, but the years are fast.” And he is playing Angry […]

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Different Shoes

May 5, 2011

I’ve been nominated by Circle of Moms as 1 of the Top 25 Single Parenting Blogs and would love your votes. You can vote daily, price but that seems a bit much. Just one will do. And also, this I wanted to share so you could see the awesome list of single parent bloggers they […]

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Easter

April 24, 2011

Living three months of my life without John Bear has made all Since John Bear’s return I have a clear vision of what our lives would be like without him and what our lives will be like with him. Choose your own adventure. During our break I started watching American Idol again. John was the […]

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The power of stars

January 17, 2011

One thing that has me completely pe One thing that has me completely pe Disciplining solo is without a doubt one of the hardest things to master as a single mom (if you ever do). I, hospital for one, erectile have yet to do so–but the older he gets, the easier it gets and when […]

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Mr. Handsome

August 23, 2010

A confession from the depths of my Mommy secret chest. I think I am already jealous of the girl who gets to keep my Mr. Benjamin when he’s all grown up into a handsome, more about dashing and delightfully sweet gentleman. Is this normal? Will I outgrow this? Or, am I destined to be a […]

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Fire in the hole

August 12, 2010

“Are we still in Ohio?” Benjamin calls from the back seat. “Yes, we’re still in Ohio but we’re not in Columbus anymore. We’re almost to Athens. Your Daddy will be there, at the gas station in just a few minutes.” During our bi-weekly hand-offs I try to mask any emotion other than, of course, pure […]

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Learning how to lose

June 29, 2010

It has been 11 years now without a father to celebrate Father’s Day. But, this web 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 […]

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Single Mom Free Time

June 17, 2010

The stories behind the blog. The blog is just the beginning. In Ms. Single Mama Uncensored the secrets are out.Download your copy of Ms. Single Mama Uncensored: Dating, there Sex and Love for $8.95 and find out: How my ex-husband and I met and fell in love More about the allusive Biker, my first single […]

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Family?

April 15, 2010

Being a single mom, try small business owner/entrepreneur and blogger + girlfriend = frequent bouts of exhaustion and cravings for moments of peace and solitude. On one such afternoon, approved which happened to be yesterday afternoon, I collapsed on the couch while Benjamin hopped out onto the front porch to play with the sidewalk chalk. […]

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