They always say once you have kids your life changes. Simple things like eating a hot meal, washing your hair, and having sex with the person who helped you create that kid – well it’s just going to have to wait.
Single moms are no different from any other woman, the difference is there are things that we’ll appreciate just a little bit more. Being a single mom, I can safely say that the following would make me swoon with gratitude. This list goes beyond candy and flowers.
Can this relationship be saved? It’s a question that every couple asks at one time or another during times of strife. The answer coming from a logical place of contemplation and pro/con lists made, burned and remade. Love is never so easily found but once you recognize its face, it’s easy to hold again.
Not too long ago, I received an email from a reader asking me my thoughts on Same Sex marriage. After I got over the shock that someone who actually read my blog emailed me, I pondered the question and decided it deserved a blog post answer in lieu of an email.
I never really thought about the loss of it. I never thought I would have to. Then as easily as it slipped on, it was off again.
Wouldn’t it be nice to have 365 days of romantic gestures from your spouse? I know it would be nice but let’s face it, sometimes it’s hard enough to come up with one thing to do for a birthday or Valentine’s Day. A whole year, totally not doable. What can be accomplished, 14 days of… Continue reading 14 Days of Romance
The Cranberries – When You’re Gone My husband is going out of town for most of next week. I’ll be honest, we have never been apart for more than 24 hours since we’ve been married so this is going to be different. The Hubby knows me very well and he made me a mix tape… Continue reading A Song for Saturday
I was reading a very good blog today and of course now I can’t find it. I had to jump through hoops and retrace my steps but I found it. It’s A Mother Life. The Blog I just happened to stumble upon was “How to Cheat Proof Your Marriage”. The Blogger’s advice, I totally agree… Continue reading Stop Your Wife From Cheating
I’m a grateful woman, most of the time. There are times when I can take people for granted, I’m human. I forget to say thank you or don’t show my appreciation enough. Then, there are those times when I’m really not grateful, not appreciative not because I’m evil, I just didn’t want the help.
I consider myself to be generally content with my life. There’s a roof over my head. The kids are all healthy. I’m pretty much still breathing and the Hubby is doing well. We have enough to live on and pay the bills. Then why am I so blah? Before you say it, it’s not depression.… Continue reading The $64,000 Question