Let me start this by saying being a single mom isn't ideal. It's hard. Gut-wrenchingly hard at times. On top of the sadness of knowing your child won't grow up in a "traditional" family, it sucks that there isn't always someone around to offer physical, emotional and let's face it, financial, support.
But as hard as being a single mom is, it's not always the pits either. I have a blast with my daughter and we get to do a ton of things I probably wouldn't be able to do if there was a man in the picture.
So consider this my way of making lemonade with my lemons. I'm a single mom and I'm here to tell you it's not all gloom and doom. Don't believe me? Here are 10 reasons why I actually enjoy my life as a single parent.
1. There's no one to undermine your power. I am literally the queen of my home and what I say goes. There's no other adult in the household to weigh in with his/her opinions or try to reason or rationalize with me. Selfish? Yes. But still totallyRead More »from 10 Reasons Why Being a Single Mom Doesn't Suck... All of the Time