July 2017

Events, Family-goals, Focus, Ignite Passion, Relationships /

SUMMER FUN VS. CLEANING THE HOUSE

 SUMMER is here…I think summer can’t exist without clear skies and farmers market, fresh produce, vendors and time spent as we move between vendor stalls.So, how are you spending summer? I believe as single moms we need to attempt to spend summer intentionally, having fun and making memories.Discovering new places in my neighbourhood and state or revisiting old ones, it’s celebrating, it’s rediscovering crafts and hobbies, discovering new foods and drinks, new art forms and artists it’s going to events and festivals both outdoor and indoor.It’s melodies, sounds, music, musicians…

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Family-goals, Single Parent, Teens and Moms /

Healthy Tips on How to Raise Boys

   To mom of boys, it is an open secret that boys can make you lose your temper because they are usually very active, physical and aggressive. As a mom of  3 boys ranging from 15 to 7 years old the tips below bounces between the ages of my various children.As long as they play safe and your child remains unharmed, then you have absolutely nothing to worry about.Do stock up on detergents and a reliable washing machine and as the dirt goes off, the memory of play last for years.Check his aggression level: Does…

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Family-goals, Focus, Kids and Mom, Leadership, Single Parent, Teens and Moms, Vision, Writing /

The 3 – 2 – More Project

A project for the working family that wants to do more to get involved in their child academic pursuit by planning and using the power of the school community: the parent does 3 new things in the upcoming school year and the child does 2 new things.This is for you if:• You work nine to five or more hours?• Are tired by the time you get home and feel like doing nothing.•You’ve heard that “Advanced Placement and Gifted and Talented” classes will be too challenging for your child.• You want to do more to help your child…

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Dreams, Focus, Vision /

Passion, Focus and our Interests

As a working parent with a side hustle or hobby once we know our calling, prayed about it and taken time to research it and started working on it.When it’s hard or difficult don’t give up; If you’ve felt or feel like giving up or are burnout on your ideas, I’m telling you it’s possible that it’s probably not you time yet, or that you are pursuing the wrong calling or passion.It’s not a wrong calling or passion, at this point you may need to scale down the #dream without actually…

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10 Ways Single Moms can Spend their Time When the Kids are Away

You (Insert your name here) will and must go out no matter how relaxing staying home feels and looks… flip-flops, cozy robes, hot chocolate and 24 hour cable are a no-no…. So come on, get going, be productive and act grown up.Moms must practice self-care.Outside of  a regular school schedule; “Summertime, Christmastime and Holidays” is sometimes all you get to relax without your children around if you are a single mom with sole custody, and with no support system near you.This is because people show up and help out, they give you a break…

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