5 Reasons I Chose Single-Mom Life

I had to ask myself if settling was more important than my sanity.

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Suffering Mothers

My heart aches for every struggling mother... I ache for the mom who had to put aside her dreams for her children. For the single-mom who is sick of her daughter, watching her cry; as she goes to work, pays bills, changes dirty diapers, wipes runny noses, and cooks meals, all with no help! ...the … Continue reading Suffering Mothers

Missing a dream

I don't miss you, I miss who I thought you were. I miss the dream... The daydreams of you holding me tight as I fall asleep in your arms. The romantic trips we never took. Your eyes burning with desire for me. The thoughts I had of us living happily-ever-after... Our wedding day... Date nights... … Continue reading Missing a dream

a Mother’s Day Love Letter 

To my dearest child,I could not see you smile, hear you laugh, or hold you in my arms, but I loved you in the womb. You came into this world a surprise to mommy, but it was a beautifulsurprise....The first time I held you, we cried together as you immediately latched to my breast. Seeing you smile, … Continue reading a Mother’s Day Love Letter 

Maternity Leave in America: The Story of a Depressed Mother

I felt worthless... I thought that I would be a horrible mother... and, I became depressed... I wish my country would give pregnant parents more support!