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'Eat Pray Love' Made Me Do It

Katische Haberfield | Posted 05.17.2016 | Women
Katische Haberfield

Recently to celebrate the ten year anniversary of Eat Pray Love, Elizabeth Gilbert published a book of short stories titled "Eat Pray Love Made Me Do It". Although my submission was not successful, I share it with you to show you that life is lived and a career is born, by living in the moment.

6 Things Every Budding Single-Mom Entrepreneur Needs to Succeed

Toby Nwazor | Posted 04.28.2016 | Parents
Toby Nwazor

Startups are like plants. They need to be nurtured from planting, to germination up till harvest. It takes time, confidence, perseverance, focus, skill and determination. To a lot of people, building successful startups is a herculean task. But with the right knowledge and inspiration, even this mountain is surmountable.

Single Parent Life Hacks: Work, Dating and Wellness

Jenn Lyons | Posted 10.19.2016 | Divorce
Jenn Lyons

As a single mom with an active career, I find myself struggling with managing my time and energy so I'm not constantly scraping the bottom, running on empty or raiding the freezer for emotional support in the form of chocolate chip cookies.

I Am a Package Deal

Terri Linton | Posted 05.25.2016 | Divorce
Terri Linton

So a couple of weeks ago, I was supposed to have lunch--with a man. I would not quite call it a date. I've known him for many years and we once kind of tried the "seeing each other" thing. As with most things in life, timing is everything and it was horrible back then.

Is There A 'Right' Time To Introduce Your Kids To Your Boyfriend?

OWN | Posted 03.12.2014 | OWN

It's a question on the minds of many single mothers playing the dating game: When should I invite my partner to meet my children? Comedian and act...

Single Moms: What If Your Partner Doesn't Bond With Your Child?

OWN | Posted 03.10.2014 | OWN

For the past six months, Malikah, a single mom from New York, has been dating a man who she thinks is amazing. The only problem? He hasn't show any in...

Single Mom Kym Whitley Stands Up For Her Right To Date

OWN | Posted 01.23.2014 | OWN

When actress and comedienne Kym Whitley adopted her son Joshua, she became a single mom overnight. While her close friend Rodney Van Johnson stepped i...

5 Crazy Places to Snag a Great Summer Date

Kerri Zane | Posted 08.21.2013 | Divorce
Kerri Zane

Now that you're on the look out in crazy places nothing should stand in your way of a great summer date. But what if you still don't have the nerve to approach that hottie you've spotted across the plumbing supplies aisle?

Dating As a Single Mom Is the Same as Dating as a Teenager

Emma Johnson | Posted 07.24.2013 | Divorce
Emma Johnson

It can be tricky to find alone time, everyone's finances are limited and you often have to answer to the scrutiny of parental figures.

5 Tips for Single Moms to Survive the Plus-One Wedding Season

Kerri Zane | Posted 07.23.2013 | Divorce
Kerri Zane

June is the start of wedding season and the biggest month for couples to say "I do." For those of us who receive a bevy of wedding invites, but seriously lacking a steady party date, the plus one season can feel a lot like dodging emotional landmines.

Online Dating: Kmart or Crack?

Jennifer Gardella | Posted 07.08.2013 | Divorce
Jennifer Gardella

My friends have cleared me to date, "get out there" has been stated, texted, messaged, and posted by my inner circle. I've been in two serious post-divorce relationships and just ended a little something. But, where the heck is a divorced single mom going to meet the perfect guy?

Why Divorced Women Are the New "It" Girls: How to Date When You're Single With Kids

Lisa Daily | Posted 05.25.2011 | Divorce
Lisa Daily

As a plausible excuse to eat frozen cookie dough right out of the tube, Lifetime movies are top-notch. But, as any single parent will tell you, the reality of dating is quite a bit different. Still, there's good news.

Dating, Happiness and the Single Mom

Kristen Houghton | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Kristen Houghton

How can you make the polar opposites of parenting and dating gel? It is your child's reaction to "mommy dating" that needs to be addressed before anything else.