Tag Archives: Tough Old Bird with Soft Spot for Single Moms

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I’m a Tough Old Bird With Feathers of Wisdom for Women

Tough Old Bird Recently a young woman told me she liked my radio spots, “but you’re not a tough old bird.” I laughed. The truth is I do have lots of soft spots and I can be seriously tough on some issues. One issue that I remain tough about is something all parents need to […]

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Learn to be Self Aware – from the Tough Old Bird with a Soft Spot for Single Moms

Be Self Aware 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 about child development and how to handle kids. She is the founder […]

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Need a Speaker for Women?

If You Need a Speaker Click the Title, “Need a Speaker for Women?” above for audio message.     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 […]

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About Gail, A Tough Old Bird with a Soft Spot for Single Moms

About Gail Cawley Showalter This is a weblog for single mothers. The opinions expressed are my own. In addition, my thoughts and opinions change from time to time…I consider this a necessary consequence of having an open mind. This weblog is intended to provide a semi-permanent point in time snapshot and manifestation of the various […]