As a single mama I found it very freeing to start my own, new traditions with my kids around special days such as their birthdays. It made the changes that were happening easier, and the kids felt safe and loved. Here are a few ideas for you to use.
If you are raising kids on a single income, with or without help from the other parent, you need a plan. And a budget is exactly that. Learn how to do one to help make your money stretch as far as it can go.
Dealing with all the responsibilities you normally have, plus whatever the festive season adds, is tough. Even more so if you are a single mama. Here are my tips for helping you deal with burnout, a looming companion that you need to keep at bay.
Realising that I need to approach my parenting with more grace, to forgive my kids faster and to help them learn how to respond instead of react. Single mamas, we need to give ourselves more grace as well.