Tag: single parent

6 Ways You Know You're a Single Mom

1) You have become an expert favor-asker.  You used to be reluctant to ask for help.  You hate feeling vulnerable.  Being a single parent means throwing that to the wind or perishing.  Of course, being the parent of a sick kid also means throwing that stuff to the wind so if you’ve lived that already, maybe you’re well-practiced at... Read more »

Amazing Adventure # 8: Going On a Date...I Guess

I think I have a date next week.  It makes me feel nervous…and kinda fat. Throughout my entire life, I have struggled a bit with body image.  Not excessively – no eating disorders or anything.  But I have certainly been somewhat self-conscious about any imperfections.  It’s too bad, of course, because when I look back... Read more »