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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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The Must-Have Man List

December 17, 2009

Hands down. This is it. I can now die a million Christmas deaths and be satisfied forever.  Who knew a pile of baked clay and gooey sparkles would be the secret to my heart? Hands down. This is it. I can now die a million Christmas deaths and be satisfied forever.  Who knew a pile […]

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Inside the Mind of a Single Mom

September 6, 2009

I spotted my first fallen leaves in the grass of the baseball diamond near my post office last Thursday. The bag over my shoulder was bursting with little brown packages. Each containing a silver or bronze new leaf necklace destined for one of you. I make this walk to the post office, with Murphy in […]

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A bond no man can break. Sorry guys.

August 4, 2008

I’ve got nothing, so I’m giving you another fantastic link that’s sure to get your brain going or at the very least, entertain you for a second… The reason for the link? Because I love you – and I want to make you smile. And I don’t have much time to write tonight. Spent today […]

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How to Date a Single Mom, Part 4

July 15, 2008

Nothing like the clarity of a 24-year-old’s mind to make you feel like a goof for psycho-analyzing yourself. So I have two more tips to add to my list on How to Date a Single Mom.. Guess what? We have baggage. But you don’t have to tell us that. Help us figure it out and you’ll be way ahead of the game.

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Single mom for sale!

June 30, 2008

Yes, there are downsides to being a single mom. We have to cook every meal, change every diaper, deal with every tantrum and clean every room – every day, 365 days a year. But I absolutely love being a single mom. Why? Because I’m happy. I don’t really know how to explain it but I’ll […]

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Flatten Your Fear Contest Winners!

June 29, 2008

This was so hard! My fear this week has been trying to choose a winner of my Flatten Your Fear & Win a Flat Iron Contest. 1st Place Fear “Will my daughter love my ex and his new family more than me?” by Pisces Hanna Hanna won because her fear is one most of us […]

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Oh me, oh my. The sparks are flying.

June 18, 2008

Remember what crush butterflies feel like? Sparking all over the place, in the flesh or online – in your head, in your heart or in your throat. They’re palpable and you feel as if you could reach down into your soul and touch them. But what happens when those sparks are one sided? Or when […]

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Boys vs. Men

June 3, 2008

There are men, and then there are boys… This weekend two boys (who shall remain unnamed) where sitting in my kitchen. I was hosting a mini after hours thing. So, I popped a pizza in the oven. “I’m running outside, keep an eye on the pizza, okay?” “What? What are we supposed to look for?” […]

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The Blogger Gods…

May 21, 2008

Have a wicked sense of humor. One week ago I told Prince Charming To Kiss My Ass. And three days later, the Blogger Gods dumped one on my doorstep. And then five days later, they took him away. Thanks. Thanks a lot. Nice way to torture a poor, lonely single mom. I wasn’t lonely before […]

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