Category Education is key

How We Can Make a Difference in SETX

Most of you know of my passion for single mothers. Do you also know of my biggest dream? I so want to see this happen in southeast Texas.

National Nurses Day

Appreciate a Nurse TodayNational Nurses Week is May 6-12 Do you know a nurse? Most of us do. Well today is National Nurses Day and this year of all years we can take this opportunity to say, Thank You! A Fact Quiz – How many blanks can you fill-in? The nursing profession is very old. […]

Honoring Dr. Tererai Trent

Trent, from Zimbabwe, grew up in poverty where girls were not educated and yet a statue of her will stand in NYC among other Statues of Equality

Give to Single Mom

Our single mom student at this time is on schedule to graduate in May 2020. She has been a joy to work with and will be an asset to our community with a degree in Social Work from Lamar University.

How Ben Carson’s Mother Changed His Life

A mother’s influence is significant. Ben Carson is one example. 

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One Way to Success as a Single Mom

The Bridges of Hope Educational Support Program is a promising program that makes it possible for single mothers to earn a two-year degree.

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Empowered Single Moms

Empowered by Education I’ve created a page on the SMORE page for single moms who are empowered. Each one has her own story. If earning a degree is your goal for the future let’s talk. My goal is to encourage and empower single mothers. I was a single mom of three for sixteen years. It […]

Are You Angry Enough?

Today I can get angry when I hear of a child’s father not supplying school clothes, winter coats or shoes and yet he manages to have a boat and fishing trips and somehow evades the Attorney General’s decree to pay child support. This makes me angry.

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How to Make Wise Career Choices

Career Choices What should I study? What path should I take? I often hear these questions from women that I coach. Women, more than, men seem to have trouble thinking of themselves having a career. Some are coming out of a divorce and others haven’t found the job that was right for them. Still others […]

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Education Builds Self Awareness

Related articles: Education is Key, Baby Steps to College Education opens doors. For me gaining a Master’s Degree was not only an adventure it was a confidence booster of the best kind. I took one step at a time until I found doors opening.  I like the illustration of the Israelites carrying the Ark of […]