Dealing with your ex and weekends without your children

My children are going with their dad for a weekend soon. They haven't seen him for a few months and they are excited. This is one of the things I struggle with as a mom. I know that they need their father in their lives. But I struggle with the inconsistency of visits and parenting.… Continue reading Dealing with your ex and weekends without your children

Five Things to Help Your Morning Go Smoother (Previously Entitled: Yes, You Have to Wear Underwear!)

Its morning, again. Everyday like clock work the day begins and dear Lord one hour in and I'm a crazy maniac who wonders why a person makes a conscience decision to have children! Ok, I love my kids, I do. But still. I. Hate. Mornings. Part of my problem is that I am not a… Continue reading Five Things to Help Your Morning Go Smoother (Previously Entitled: Yes, You Have to Wear Underwear!)

A Dating Fail and the Lessons Learned

I'm just going to jump right in with my first topic and boy is it a big one...dating as a single mom is tough! And unless I finally do become that crazy cat lady I've threatened to become this is probably a topic we'll revisit again and again.  So, I've recently had my heart broken...again. … Continue reading A Dating Fail and the Lessons Learned