Tag Archives: SMORE for women

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3 Foolproof Tips for Parents After Divorce

  Do Not Put Children in the Middle After Divorce One minute audio:   After a divorce or split up parents are often tempted to triangulate the relationship with their Ex. Children are put in a terrible position of being stretched between parents. Triangulation is not geometry. It is rather a situation in which one […]

How I Learned to See from Blind Children

“Learning with Wisdom Gathered from Others” Chapter 12 Living Learning Loving Gail Cawley Showalter’s new book Gail raised three children as a single mother before she remarried. She has experienced the potholes, pests, and perils of being the single head-of-household. As an educator in regular and special education for twenty years she knows a great deal […]

Is Morality a Thing of the Past?

Morality Matters “Right is right even if no one is doing it; wrong is wrong even if everyone is doing it.”  – Unknown #GShowalter_livinglearningloving Gail raised three children as a single mother before she remarried. She has experienced the potholes, pests, and perils of being the single head-of-household. As an educator in regular and special […]

Spiritual Growth Builds Your Strength, Enhances Your Life

Grow Spiritually For an audio message Click on the above title “Prepare for Spiritual Growth.”     Gail holds a degree from Lamar University in Speech and a Master’s from the University of Texas. She married Sam after raising three children as a single mother. She was an educator in regular and special education for […]

Aim for the Bull’s Eye to Reach Your Goal

Set Goals For the Center Point For an audio message Click on the above title, “Aim for the Bull’s Eye to Reach Your Goal.”   Gail holds a degree from Lamar University in Speech and a Master’s from the University of Texas. She married Sam after raising three children as a single mother. She was […]

A Program for Women in Southeast Texas

Gail holds a degree from Lamar University in Speech and a Master’s from the University of Texas. She married Sam after raising three children as a single mother. She was an educator in regular and special education for eighteen years, finishing her professional career as a Braille teacher. In 2007 She founded SMORE for Women. […]

You Can Return to College as a Single Mom

 LaTasha Returned to College as a Single Mom A very brief audio: Related posts: Kay Miller Horne returned to College, Baby Steps Back to College, A Bite of Soul Food The following is an interview with LaTasha that might inspire you. Feel free to share with others. What was your means of income before you […]

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True Love May Not Be What You Think

Love Is a Verb Gail Cawley Showalter Related posts: Is It Love? Thoughts on Love & Boundaries At this time of year we think of sweethearts, flowers, candy, cupid, and Valentine’s. We are suckers for the love story in which everyone lives happily ever after. Our little girls dream of being one of the Disney […]

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Sunday Scripture for SMORE

The righteous will flourish like a palm tree, They will grow like a cedar of Lebanon. – Psalms 92:12

How Can You Balance It All As a Single Mother?

Previous Post: Balancing It All and Gail Cawley Showalter Single Mom Asks: Q: How do I balance out work, keeping house in order, spending time with kids, and other priorities? A: This is a complex question that I will post in parts. Today I will address how can you, as a single mom, balance work and […]