Children

Single Moms Working From Home: The Childcare Situation

December 23, 2010

Single moms who work from home have to have childcare, too. Many people believe that single moms who work from home actually sit around watching talk shows all day, but that is hardly the case. As a working single mom knows, sometimes it’s impossible to do it all, even if you’re working at home. Your [...]

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Tips for Helping Your Toddler Adjust to a New Sibling

December 22, 2010

A new baby brings significant changes to any family, but for your toddler, this is even more true. After all, up until the time your new baby arrives, your toddler is the baby of the family. While the adjustment is likely going to take some time, there are some things you can do to make [...]

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Single Moms and Teenagers: Handling the Milestones Alone

December 21, 2010

Single moms often have to deal with special milestones alone, without a partner by their side. That can become especially tough as children get older and the big milestones begin to roll in – the driver’s license, the prom, the first broken heart, and the graduation, just to name a few. Even if you are [...]

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Babysitter Wars! Single Moms Need the World’s Best Babysitter

December 20, 2010

It is the bane of single mothers everywhere: finding that perfect babysitter who not only takes good care of your kids, but enjoys being with them as well. Single moms who snag the best babysitters tend to guard them with everything they have. Ask a single mom for the name of her awesome babysitter and [...]

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Daycare Assistance And How To Make It Affordable

December 18, 2010

You’ve heard the horror stories of the mother who went back to work after her child was born, only to find that the cost of daycare was eating away the majority of her paycheck. It’s a sad fact of life that most daycare facilities charge so much for watching the children that there isn’t enough [...]

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Daycare Grants for Single Mothers

December 17, 2010

Going to school, going to work, and handling everyday chores and errands is enough to drive anybody a little nuts. Add being a single mother into the mix and you can see how you might need a little help along the way. But there’s no doubt daycare can be very expensive. If you aren’t lucky [...]

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Tips For Single Moms Raising Bi-Racial Children

December 16, 2010

Being a single mom is tough, no matter what the circumstances. It can be rough to make it alone financially, and it can be even more daunting if you are in a situation where you and the father of your child don’t get along well. But some single moms find themselves in an even more [...]

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Single Mom Advice On Answering the Tough Questions

December 15, 2010

Single moms know that their children can come up with the most astounding and sometimes embarrassing questions they have ever heard. But since they are always honest with their children (or at least, they should be!), they strive to answer those tough questions in the best way they know how. Here are a few questions [...]

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