Category Gail Cawley Showalter
Today, October 16, 2017, is World Food Day. Single mothers, however, think about food every day. At least one-third of the single mothers and their children in the United States live in poverty.
Makes me wonder how we so often think we have everything under our control. Then the storm hits. And we realize Mother Nature is laughing at us. Or life has other plans.
Single mothers, on the other hand, need a marketable skill.
Do you have to be made to rest? Or do you have to become ill before you will rest?
Contentment is a mental or emotional state of satisfaction maybe drawn from being at ease in one’s situation, body and mind. It could be a state of having accepted one’s situation and is a milder and more tentative form of happiness.
Things have changed and I’m not just an old bird saying that because I’ve not kept up with the times. I can honestly say that things have changed in our schools since the time when I taught in them.
Guilt and regret are loaded thoughts that do not move your life forward. It is easy to swell on the past and wish circumstances had been different. Unless you owe someone an apology, what’s the point?
Most of us pray but in varied ways. How do you pray? What is prayer to you?
Enjoy some time that your child will remember for years to come. It’s a fact we remember times better when we had fun. If you are, like I was, a serious mom or not too good at making time for fun you may need to make a plan. I guarantee it will be worth your effort.