Simple Ways To Make a Single Mom's Mother's Day Extra Special

 Simple Ways To Make a Single Mom's Mother's Day Extra Special

Chances are, the majority of single moms will not have the same celebratory experience on Mother’s Day that many moms with partners will have.

She probably won't get breakfast in bed, flowers or even a gift. (And if she has very young kids, she won’t even get a homemade gift from school!) It's not likely that she'll get the afternoon off to have some "me" time, given a sweet card of gratitude and some may not even hear the words “Happy Mother’s Day”.

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3 Things My Unplanned Pregnancy Taught Me

3 Things My Unplanned Pregnancy Taught Me

Four years ago today I found out I was pregnant. Like most moms, that is a day I will never forget. Although there have been many times that I wish I could go back and redo it - that I could somehow send a message back in time and say, “Hey, everything is going to be ok. You aren’t just going to survive but you will eventually learn how to thrive.”

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What You Need to Stop Saying to Single Moms

What You Need to Stop Saying to Single Moms

When you are talking to a single mom remember that she is a person who may have traveled a pretty rough road to be where she is. Let her decide if and when to tell you that story. 

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