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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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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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A very good question.

January 10, 2011

Something odd is happening. This break up is like none I have ever experienced before. I am sad. Sure. But I’m not broken. In the past I felt ripped apart, wide open and I wanted to fill it–as quickly as possible–with someone or something else. But not this time. And here’s the really weird part, […]

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The aftermath.

January 2, 2011

The support. The e-mails. The phone calls. The support. The e-mails. The phone calls. It has been 9 days now. During each I have remained completely composed in front of Benjamin. I have been calm, engaged and present to play with him, talk to him and just be with him. Tomorrow it’s back to school […]

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Dad

December 2, 2010

I haven’t been this excited about the holidays in years. I credit our new house and everything it brings, warmth inside and out. The cozy feeling of slippers on my feet, sweat pants and a blanket on the couch with a newspaper on Sunday mornings. Whatever it is, I have discovered that deep inside of […]

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The Almost Step-Father

September 19, 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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The Wedding Dress

September 15, 2010

Your just a few minutes away from the juicy secrets I wouldn’t dare share on my blog. Check your e-mail now for details on downloading your copy of Ms. Single Mama Uncensored and enjoy! If you have any questions – please e-mail me at mssinglemama-at-gmail-dot-com. Thanks again! Your support means more than you know. Last […]

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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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