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Love Quadrangles: Ciara, Future, Russell, and Co-Parenting While Dating.

This weekend, singer-dancer-model Ciara became the latest celebrity subject of single-mom scrutiny after a photo that surfaced of her, her one-year-old son Future, and her new beau, NFL quarterback Russell Wilson made its way to Hot 97 host Ebro’s… 1,146 more words



Since I’ve become a solo mum, I’ve heard a lot of heartbreaking stories.

But they are also stories of courage and inspiration, of people going it alone with their kids, people with no other choice. 562 more words

The birthday

Was up early this morning after a sleep way too short to make much of an impact on the fatigue of the previous day.

Porridge and a coffee to get me started. 444 more words

Single Parents

When it's just you and your own judgement

It’s not easy being the dad as well. I don’t have the training or the equipment … most of the time I get by ok. … 503 more words

Single Parents

Am I getting it right?

I don’t know. I hope I am more often than not.

I have four children – 2 are university students, the other 2 are still in school.  296 more words

Single Parents

Being the son of a single mother,

I was born in a state with a high crime rate to a single mother with no college degree. By all means, I should be one of those statistics we all hear so much about. 1,017 more words


gracewithfire reblogged this on Jeanette C. Patindol and commented:

Forget the statistics. Our reality is still ours to create. I am proud of this son of a single mom, and prouder still of his mom! ;D Hurraaayyy! <3

Once upon a time there was a solo-mum...

… and a Wicked Wacko Witch.

Sally* is 37 and a solo-mother with an 18 year-old (Wayne*) and 11 year (Zack*) old sons. 913 more words

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