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single mother

Ms. Single Mama 2.0

May 15, 2017

Hi! I’m Ms. Single Mama, version 2. A couple of years ago, I came across Ms. Single Mama and her blog. It was exactly one day after my (then) husband first told me he wanted to move out of our house. On the day I found Ms. Single Mama, I was sad, excited, and most of all, […]

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Did you choose to be a single mother?

September 22, 2012

On choosing single motherhood because of persistent tug in the gut. By Nancy from BC, Canada The single mama life came about to an unlikely target a few years ago. That target was me. Coming from a traditional, Portuguese Catholic family where life was mapped out for me- ie. – get married, make babies (yes, much […]

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8 Days

September 12, 2010

Went to the grand opening party of this ridiculously awesome t-shirt company. Homage. They’re based in Columbus but sell to the world on their website, Homage.com. Has absolutely nothing to do with single motherhood, but has everything to do with cool. And the t-shirts are SO cozy. I bought a size small Cleveland is THE […]

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Ms. Published Mama? Pinch me, now.

September 6, 2010

I have lost myself again. I am 10 pages deep into a journal from the 11th grade. I snap myself out of my self-induced memory trip, thank the cosmos for letting me survive high school, and then stuff the journal tightly into the last open space in the box. It fits perfectly next to the […]

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Something Missing

August 28, 2010

I have lost myself again. I am 10 pages deep into a journal from the 11th grade. I snap out of my self-induced memory trip, thank the cosmos for letting me survive high school, and stuff the journal tightly into the box. It fits perfectly next to the picture of my sister and I in […]

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Shock and Awe

May 13, 2010

Remember Benjamin’s E.T. doll? Well, E.T. is now in California, riding along with a sweet guy named Josh as he raises money for the San Francisco Aids Foundation. And he’s having so much fun. Can’t you tell? Read the entire story on how Benjamin generously passed E.T. along here. But, most of all, I’d love […]

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Co-Parenting and Mrs. Brady

January 11, 2010

I am not sure working like this is entirely healthy for anyone, let alone a single mom. My back and shoulders are a tight, tangled mess of nerves and poor posture induced kinks. My face keeps breaking out and my bedroom is constantly messy, always a sign of being too busy to breathe. I need […]

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Whispers

July 29, 2009

Coming Soon add to cart code The stories behind the blog. Need to catch up on what you’ve missed? Or want to know the secrets and stories behind the blog? Download your copy of Ms. Single Mama Uncensored: Dating, Sex and Love for $14.95 and find out: How Ms. Single Mama and her ex-husband met […]

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My Boyfriend

July 19, 2009

The secret is out. And inside of this secret are all of my secrets. Ms. Single Mama Uncensored is an eBook dishing all of the juicy stories behind the stories on my blog. And believe me, I’ve left a lot out. Like what really happened with Mr. Man, the reason my fling with Cabin Man […]

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Our New Leaf

May 21, 2009

Growth. Strength. Passion. You’ve turned over a new leaf not it’s time to just be… you.  Handcrafted by Marcela (or your company name) for Ms. Single Mama and inspired by you.  [Picture] [Purchase] $18.00* + Shipping & Handling To watch the original seed of this idea and the reason behind this necklace check out this […]

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