The Negative Side of Having Mom Friends

Having mom friends is a huge benefit since it provides you with a support system. They understand what you’re going through since they’re moms themselves. They understand the struggles, challenges and joys of raising children and can relate to you on several levels. Finding likeminded mom friends can really make being a mom a lot…

SIX (6) TIPS TO RAISE MONEY-SMART TEENS

  The rave of this generation is mostly centered around becoming rich overnight. Most young people out there have the illusion that adulthood is the platform for making millions. Most are unaware of the reality of what it really takes to make money, or the attitude towards money making. Therefore, it is important to teach…

The Raw Truth of Being A Single Mom

Being a mom already comes with many challenges. That’s just how it goes. But it’s still the most rewarding thing you’ll ever do (yet still very challenging at the same time). I don’t think motherhood is easy whether you’re married, single, a working mom, or stay-a-at-home mom – it all comes with its own set…

3 Simple Tips For All Single Moms Raising Teens

Mothers are the most powerful forces of love in the world. Mothers, either of animals is programmed to care for her offspring in such a selfless way by nature that it is second to none. A mother sacrifices her physical and mental wellbeing for the care and proper nurturing of her children; this ride of…

Why I Stopped Saying I Could Be Both “Mom And Dad”

Yes, I admit – I tried very hard to be both a mom and a dad to my child. And, I’ve heard it from other single parents, who all admit that they often refer to themselves as both “mom and dad.” But the hard truth is that we will never be both. We can brag

TOUGH MAMA

I received a very important question from a single mom like myself that I felt compelled to answer. This mama asked for tips on how to be a “tough mom.” First, let me start by recognizing and saying this to single moms – remember that raising kids is not easy. I don’t believe any parent…

How To Instill Self-Love And Confidence In Your Teen

Raising a teenager in today’s modern times is challenging thanks to the popularity of social media. It’s easy for the comparison trap to take hold of already vulnerable teenagers. Mix in cyberbullying and you’ve got very insecure teenagers who are confused, scared and unsure of themselves. Even children who were confident as a child might…

MOMS ARE NOT SUPERHEROES

If moms are not “Superheroes” than who are we? Why are we talked about? What’s even so special about being a mom? From a very young age, girls tend to imagine how their husband will be, and what their wedding day will be like. It isn’t until our dreams turn into a reality and start…

Moms are Liars too!!!

  A mother is a selfless, loving, caring human who sacrifices her wants and needs for the wants and needs of her child. Or something like that, right? That’s what comes to mind when I think of the role of a mom. I became a mom at the age of 16. A single mom to…