Stereotypes Of A Single Mother

*Sigh*The looks of sympathy or pity I receive are endless. I'm going to be honest, it's kind of annoying.Yes, I am a single mother and NO I did not choose to be one. I wanted a family for my son, like any other mother would want. Life didn't work out the way I wanted it to be and that's that. Life goes on.What I hate are the stereotypes that come with being a single mother. Such as:...more

Things I said I Would Never Do As A Mother

I remember a time before my son that I have said, "Oh! I would NEVER do that with my child". HA!!! Never say never!! As I sit back and think of SO many things that I said I would NEVER do, guess what! I ended up doing!! So you know what, never is not in my vocabulary anymore! I have spoke my never-ness into reality!...more