“Juanita”: The Story of One Solo Mom’s Journey of Self-Discovery
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“Juanita”: The Story of One Solo Mom’s Journey of Self-Discovery

Juanita, based on the novel Dancing on the Edge of the Roof by Sheila Williams, is a heartwarming film that resonates with the struggles of solo moms.  Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links including Amazon Associates affiliate links. This means if you make a purchase after following one of these links I may get a…

How to Build & Maintain Healthy Connections Solo Mom
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How to Build & Maintain Healthy Connections Solo Mom

Introduction It can be hard for solo moms to build and maintain healthy connections. But these relationships are crucial to your health and happiness, so you shouldn’t ignore them. And I know it may seem like you’re just getting in touch with people who can help you. But if you take care of these connections…

Create a Legacy Through Storytelling Your Grandkids Will Love

Create a Legacy Through Storytelling Your Grandkids Will Love

Introduction Being a grandmother brings me much joy in my life is being able to connect with and leave a lasting impact on your grandkids. One way to do this is through the power of storytelling. You have the opportunity to create a legacy through storytelling. One that will inspire and empower your grandkids for…

When It’s Mom Who Leaves the Nest After Mothering Solo
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When It’s Mom Who Leaves the Nest After Mothering Solo

Introduction About a year or so ago I became an empty nester after mothering solo for over 25 years.  The unique challenge of being a solo mom continued. And I had to come to terms with my decision as a mom who leaves the nest. My three sons are now adults.  Charting their own path.  Living…

9 Important Considerations When You Face An Empty Nest
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9 Important Considerations When You Face An Empty Nest

Introduction When we are in the throes of mothering solo, we seldom have the presence of mind to think about becoming an empty nester.  Despite the fact that many times we wish our problems away.  Since I know from experience that wishing and dreaming don’t give us what we want I’ve come up with things…