Being a single parent was never my intention. Feeling alone while being responsible for the lives of your children is never how anyone wants to feel. Being a single parent blamed for the divorce and losing friends who you thought were friends is never intentional. And yet, over 50% of marriages end in divorce! Personally [...]
Any single parent will agree there’s a lot of responsibility as the custodial parent raising children. At times it feels impossible and too often unappreciated, but when all is said and done the rewards far outweigh the challenges. I’m here to offer ideas, tried and true techniques and emotional support on your journey of parenting.
One of the most unexpected challenges I experienced after divorce was the reaction and loss of family and friends. The people you expect to stand beside you and support you in the process of divorce were opinionated and critical.
If this title hits you in the stomach it’s time to shift your thoughts and discover how to recover. In difficult economic times the divorce rate increases substantially. The lack of money impacts self-esteem, self-worth, self-confidence and robs people of all values. Low income, unemployed are more likely to divorce, commit crime, suffer from depression [...]
From the day your child is born they are dependent on you, as a parent to support, guide, teach and inspire them until they can become self-sufficient as an adult. That’s a huge responsibility! I often wonder why parenting courses aren’t mandatory, but then pregnancy isn’t always planned, is it?
Feeling overwhelmed, lacking energy and letting your emotions get the best of you? I can totally relate.
It is rarely an intention to plan single parenting as a profession. Becoming pregnant and choosing to raise a child is life altering. There is no specific guide book to follow. Each and every parent is unique, as is each and every child. As we are all individual, so is the purpose of every life. [...]
Alexa is a beautiful woman who’s life experiences and personal development demonstrate the power of how our spirit and desire for love are the soul purpose in life. As so many children are abandoned by a parent (usually the father) the trust and feelings of not being loved form a shell around the heart of [...]
At what point do you just let go after divorce? The emotional over whelm can become life consuming with legal issues, child custody battles and financial transitioning. What about the feelings of loss? How and when do you let go of it all? Divorce, we know, affects everyone involved. It’s not just the couple who [...]
You may have heard about “THE SECRET” and all the hubbub about the law of attraction, but really (?) it just doesn’t seem to work the way you thought it would. If you watched the movie “The Secret”, read the book, or listened to the audio’s you may not understand the whole truth about how [...]