Category: Motherhood

Hello and Welcome Home

Hello, Grace. As you know, I’ve taken time to really be present to my boys. David was having some emotional challenges at school, but all is so much better. He adjusted well and is thriving […]

Managing the Unexpected

Since school started this year, I had been dealing with something quite unexpected: David had severe emotional disturbances. Since starting first grade, he has struggled with adjusting to a new schedule, a classroom, and a […]

Prep, Plan, Pay and Play

Summer is an expensive month for families. As a single mom, I had to plan summer day care or week camps months in advance. When I estimated the expense, summer day care costs me 30% […]

A Single Mom’s Independence Celebration

This Fourth of July was Adam’s holiday with the boys. When he came to pick them up there was a sense of freedom I felt, a taste of independence I relish when it comes. For […]