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single mom dating advice

Single Moms with (a few) Answers

February 17, 2016

My single mom friend and blogger, Emma Johnson, is such an inspiration. I met her years ago at the 2012 BlogHer conference. At the time, she was just about to begin her own blog on being a single mother. Flash forward to today and she has tens of thousands of readers and is still a […]

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When do you give up on single mom dating?

November 4, 2012

Here’s an interesting question from a Facebook fan. This question, by the way, could have come from me a few years ago, or from many single mom friends I know who are struggling with dating right now. The question is from Sarah, a dating single mom… Alright, I’m about to give up! I’ve done the […]

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The waiting.

June 24, 2012

I talk like it’s easy to be single. I tell you all how fantastic it can be. But, I had my moments. My moments while I was waiting and wanting to find love. I kept myself preoccupied and even believed I had found it when in fact, I had not. I loved and learned. Broke […]

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A gift for you.

March 27, 2012

The secrets behind the blog and the perfect guide book for any dating single mom. The blog is just the beginning. In Ms. Single Mama Uncensored the secrets are out. In the book you’ll find out… How my ex-husband and I met and fell in love More about the allusive Biker, my first single mom […]

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And then there were three…

January 9, 2012

I write for you. And for myself, yes, that is clearly true. This blog saves me hundreds of dollars in therapy bills, but ultimately – I am here because of you. As for the therapy bills, it sounds strange, but if you force yourself to write out your feelings – with a reader (not yourself) […]

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Romance in the air?

September 13, 2011

I had to delete it because I wasn’t supposed to tell you what I told you. More later. xoxo The leaves are falling, the days are shorter, there is Halloween stuff every where, I just found an awesome vintage fur coat at a thrift store and I find myself wishing I had a manperson to […]

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Fish, Bicycles and Tables

August 27, 2011

I received such a sweet e-mail this weekend and had to share. This one is from Thanks for your awesome site! I am single and pregnant, 30 yrs. old, and 17 weeks along. Was engaged then canceled the wedding, ended the relationship and (surprise!) I’m pregnant! I love how upbeat and positive and progressive you […]

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Single Mom Question: We have chemistry, but…

June 10, 2011

Single mom question. Single mom question. I promised you a series devoted to your questions about being a dating single mom. And here is the first. This one is from April. Why can’t I “I have been divorced for five years now and a single mother to two little girls.  I have dated off and on […]

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Single Mom Question: Why can’t I commit?

May 25, 2011

The sun is out today. If you live in the Midwest, you know why this is so substantial. The sun has been hiding for weeks and in its place we have had and endless barrage of clouds and rain. Gloomy doesn’t even begin to describe it. And while yes, it could be much worse and […]

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Too Personal?

February 9, 2011

Benjamin is requesting a kitty. I want to oblige him. Even though I know we would have to name it Rebound. Still… a cute little kitten can’t hurt anyone. The last two were kidnapped by the neighbor lady, so we have plenty of extra kitten room. Maybe two? Just so they can keep each other […]

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