Tag Archives: single parent

Excellent Advice For All Divorced Parents

“Your children have come into this world because of the two of you.  Perhaps you two made lousy choices as to whom you decided to be the other parent.  If so, that is your problem and your fault. No matter … Continue reading

Posted in divorce | Tagged , , , , | 4 Comments

Homesick And The Empty Nester

Both kids went off to college in August.  I was kinda anxious about being an empty nester, but honestly, I was a little excited too.  I mean, I hadn’t been on my own since – well, I don’t know when?  … Continue reading

Posted in divorce, finding happiness at 50, love | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 13 Comments

Dirty The Nest

College bound kids dirty the nest.  At least that’s the phrase I’ve heard over and over.  Do you know what it means? Dirty the nest means they struggle for independence from you on their way out the door to college … Continue reading

Posted in divorce, love | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Momma Bear

My kids call me Mom, Mother, Momma or Mama sometimes, especially my older one.  Mom is the everyday way.  Mother is when they are aggravated by me.  Momma is used when they need that extra loving TLC.  That’s the word … Continue reading

Posted in finding happiness at 50, love | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment