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There’s a man in my bed.

January 19, 2009

But it’s not what you think. I’m taking a self-imposed man break (in case you hadn’t noticed) and Benjamin has subsequently ended up in my bed. It’s a long story, I imagine, we have an entirely different take on the issue.  And I’m not sure how long it will be before I start dating again […]

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Reality.

January 13, 2009

Guilt. It’s a bitch. Later this afternoon we headed to the doctor, only because his cough and the fever combined threw me for a loop. We brought Handy Manny in his cute little backpack and as soon as Doctor Man arrived Benjamin started chatting him up telling him all about Manny and his tools. “Wow. […]

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Damn you, fear.

November 24, 2008

It’s happening… My relationship phobia is kicking in. Always hits at the same time – after about one month. I start freaking out imagining this terminal diagnosis of actually being with someone indefinitely. Mr. Man has been incredibly patient -no, he has been more than patient – he has been considerate and totally understanding of […]

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Big Weekend

November 14, 2008

I’m frantically packing. I’ve been planning this weekend’s trip since… oh, Monday. But I waited to pack until tonight. Smart. Tomorrow morning Benjamin, Mr. Man and I are headed down to Kan-Tuck-Ee (I love saying it like that) to visit Morgan (aka Modern Single Momma or, as I like to call her, my soul sister). […]

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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 iHeartSingleParents.com 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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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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A fairy tale ending?

September 11, 2008

It’s only a matter of time… (Part 2 of my single mom fairy tale and my date last night will have to wait. You’ll understand why I hope, that I can’t think about anything else right now because tonight Benjamin’s father told me he is going to move away.) There is something I know with […]

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Cancer SUCKS.

September 5, 2008

  Is your body image in check? This one is coming from a fantastic new reader, we’ll call her Moon Beam… she’s a new single mom and is just now getting back into the dating game. In fact, she went on her first date last night! But she’s concerned about how her new flame will […]

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Speechless…

August 28, 2008

Just wanted to take a moment to remind everyone that tonight the first candidate raised by a single mother will accept his nomination for President of the United States of America.

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iHeart Single Parents on Fox!

August 14, 2008

Clare, the co-founder, of iHeartSingleParents.com made an appearance on Fox News this week. Morning Show hosts Mike and Juliet say, at the start of this piece, that 40% of new mothers in the U.S. are unmarried and of those the fastest growing group is women in their late 20’s.

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