Daily Prayer to Boost Your Mood

You’d never invite a thief into your house.  So why would you allow thoughts that steal your joy to make themselves at home in your mind?  Say this prayer with me to protect your mind and experience JOY! If you want more survival tips and encouragement for your Single Mom Life there are FIVE ways […]

Prayer to Rise Again

Father, just like you said to that paralyzed man on a cot, you forgave his sins and then you said, “Arise take up your mat and go.”  (Mark 2:9) I feel like you say that to us to every single day.  If there’s something today that makes us want to curl up in a ball […]

Prayer for Charlottesville

No one is better than anyone else.  What do you in response to the racial tension in Charlottesville? Maybe before you eat dinner tonight or before you lay your head down on your pillow you can say this prayer…

Daily Prayer: To Be a Wild Woman of Bold Faith

God, I believe and declare I am a WILD woman with BOLD faith.  I have the kind of faith that can move mountains out of the way.  For you say you have plans to prosper me and not to harm me to give me hope and a future.  You say my faith can move mountains!  So […]

The Single Mom & Comfort

God doesn’t promise the comfortable. He promises to be your comforter. It’s been 3 years now since my professional life became very uncomfortable and I became a self employed single mom. The daily reliance on God to provide for me and help me parent has taught me about hope, fear, doubt, and trust. God didn’t […]

The Single Mom & When to Date

The BEST piece of dating advice I have ever received: “Be with the one you GET to be with, not the one you HAVE to be with.” This was from an amazing woman who had been in my shoes. She had been a single mother and had recently remarried. I’ll never forget that lunch because […]

The Single Mom & The Greatest Strength

The ONE greatest strength that could become your greatest weakness in your Single Mom Life: Independence. On one hand you you get the freedom to choose how to decorate, what’s for dinner, how to spend your free time. On the other hand it’s easy to overspend on Amazon, overeat at night, and do things you […]

The Single Mom & Mother’s Day

3 Ideas to Survive Morher’s Day when you are a Single Mom 1. Make your own plan. It’s one of the greatest aspects to being a single mom, you choose! Don’t set yourself up for the whims of someone else. Do what you want to do and don’t care about what anyone else thinks. My […]

The Single Mom & Starting Over

There are angels sleeping among you. Open your eyes and see what you have, instead of wallow in what’s missing. I woke up to this angel face this morning. There’s something special about the bond a single mom has with her children. It’s not that it’s better than married couples, it’s just a different type […]

The Single Mom & Depression

Do you ever have a day like this? I woke up feeling down today, it was hard to get out of bed. I didn’t want to be alone today. BUT once I mustered up the strength to get up, sipped some coffee and began watering my flowers I realized all is not dead. There is […]