Category Single Mothers

How to Improve Mental Impressions

There are millions of beautiful impressions, and they are all for you. There are enough to make you a supremely happy man or woman.

Who Makes a Difference?

Who Makes a Difference May Surprise You January and you may be reflecting and evaluating your life. This post reminds me that, as Mother Teresa said, “Do small things with great love.” Philosophy from late Charles Schultz Quiz Name the five wealthiest people in the world. Name the last five Heisman trophy winners. Name the […]

Tips for Creating the Perfect Work-Life Balance While Working From Home

Things will one day return to normal, but for now, parents need to juggle two very important full-time jobs: working from home and raising a family.

Discover Your Strengths

Focus on Your Strengths Concentrate on Strengths Traits of Empowered Women An empowered woman knows her strengths and how to exercise them. She believes in the power of her strengths. She works hard and remains focused. Know Your Strengths Empowered women know themselves well. They are aware of both their strong traits and their personal […]

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How A Christmas (Single Mom) Elf Finds the Real Joy of Christmas

“Joy to the World” was playing on the car radio, but I did not feel any joy in my world. It was five days before Christmas – the first Christmas since my divorce and the first one I would spend without my children.

Why Choices are Important

As time goes on our choices make a greater difference, especially those that cannot be undone.

Are You Alone?

Lonely is Not the Same as Solitude Thought from Kay Miller, a single mother and SMORE Board Member I am not a person to set intentional goals or dreams for myself. However, I have always thought when the boys left home for college, my dad was the only tie that kept me tethered to Southeast […]

Why Authenticity is Important

Your spiritual life and your physical life may be in conflict as mine was. I think that the goal of spiritual growth is to bring them into complete coordination with each other. Freedom comes to life when you are authentic in all ways.

Take Control of Your Thoughts

I’ve spent a great deal of my adult like (lots of years) thinking about how I think. Why do I always gravitate to the negative? Why do I continually struggle with judgmental reactions to others?

How to Maintain Your Car

Maintaining Your Car Having a reliable automobile is not optional, at least not in southeast Texas. And most of us, women that is, do not know very much about how to maintain our vehicles. So I asked my husband, Sam, to create a checklist and this is what he came up with. It is more […]