Regarding Educare, I’ll Gladly be a Fool

I got called a fool yesterday. At first it stung, but now I’ve decided it’s okay to be a fool because it means that I still have faith in and care about children and families.  It was over a new program in Brooklyn, called Educare. Educare is an early childhood intervention/education for the children of low income families starting at six weeks to five years....more
What a sweet post about your daughter. She is very lucky to have you as her mom. Thanks for ...more

So You Think People on Welfare Shouldn't Own Cell Phones?

As you see by the title of my blog page, yes, yes I am a welfare mother. There is a misconception that all people on welfare are lazy, drug addicted, uneducated, dregs of society. Well I am here to tell you that misconception needs to be changed. The simple facts of the matter are that many people like me on welfare are single working moms. ...more
18 years and you have been on and off of welfare. Right there is the problem - 18 years is 17 ...more

i love a meth addict, true confessions of a welfare mother......

 today i am going to blog about something that has made an impact on my life in so many ways that i don't even know where to begin, but well i will start with today. i am sitting here with my kids after working a 10 hour day and am dogass tired and i am feeling like i am wondering how much more i will tolerate from the one i love. about how much more it will take before i break, so that nothing will hold me together anymore. i am and my life is an open book. i don't hide my feelings and i don't hide what is going on in my life from pretty much anyone? is that normal?...more
I completely relate to your situation in fact im in the exact same one. my soulmate is a meth ...more