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The dating front

May 4, 2009

I’ve met a bear. It’s quite ironic actually because after I wrote about the tiger and the lion, a bear showed up. What’s even odder is that so many of you had commented telling me only a bear would do. And I sat here reading those comments, wondering – perplexed. Why the bear? What’s with […]

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THE Ultimate Single Mom!

November 3, 2008

Read the inspiring Ultimate Single Mom Contest responses and add your own here. If you didn’t win and you’d like your own t-shirt browse all of the styles here. You won’t have ANY problems meeting fellow single moms and dads if you’re wearing one of these!  P.S. If you haven’t seen it yet i […]

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The Rabbit Hole

November 2, 2008

“I don’t think you’ve ever really been in love.” Mr. Man tells me this as I sit cross-legged on the couch, our knees are touching and he is holding my hands in his. This is his conclusion after weeks of us talking and learning about each other’s checkered pasts – the pasts that led us […]

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Go give this guy a virtual hug.

October 17, 2008

Jim, Depot Dad, is recovering from major surgery to treat his skin cancer. He needs all of the well wishes he can get. If you don’t know Jim, he’s a single father of two beautiful children out in California and a very dear friend. Here’s the video of Jim, Morgan and I in San Francisco. […]

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Dating Single Parents: Can it Work?

September 27, 2008

The child of a single parent does not have a “typical” family life. The child of a single parent ultimately sees his parents with different people.

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Cabin Fever, Part 3

September 22, 2008

I followed my gut. And my gut was right. It was marvelous. Cabin Man (who deserves another name all together and will now be called Kennedy) knocked the wind out of me. On my long drive through the gorgeous, albeit slightly frightening bible beating countryside, I let my mind wander and threw all of my […]

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Cabin Fever, Part 2

September 19, 2008

An adventure is brewing. I’ve decided to visit the man I met only briefly last weekend. If you missed it, catch up here. My best friend, Mia, has offered – no – has insisted upon watching Benjamin and she’s practically kicking me out the door to go meet him. “Why wouldn’t you?” she asks. “I […]

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Cabin Fever…

September 15, 2008

The power is out. Hurricane Ike’s left over winds ripped through Ohio this weekend and knocked down power lines all over the place. They’re not sure when it will come back on but my office is closed and so is Benjamin’s day care. I’ve managed to pirate a signal and some time (thanks to Thomas […]

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A fairy tale ending?

September 11, 2008

Part 2 of A Muddy Single Mom, a Fairy Tale Sydney’s curse happened just one day after I’d taken Benjamin to the book store. If you follow me on Twitter you may have noticed my choice of the book store over the library, “Going to Barnes and Noble… books, trains AND cute men… ” The Twitter fairies went […]

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Single Parent Boot Camp

August 23, 2008

You all know being a single parent is one of the toughest obstacle courses life can throw at you… and one of my favorite single dads and friend Jim Everson agreed to write about his first few months in Single Parent Boot Camp.

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