4 ways single moms can defeat overwhelm

4 ways single moms can defeat overwhelm, Alifeleadsimply single mom single mama parenting advice

Being a PARENT can be overwhelming. Taking the responsibility of another tiny life on your shoulders can not NOT be overwhelming, right? Now try to do that as a solo parent – being the only one responsible for the day-to-day safety, security, happiness, and health of those tiny human beings. In that case, the word OVERWHELM doesn’t even start to describe how you feel.


Capsule wardrobe: Minimise your wardrobe without minimising your style

Capsule wardrobe - how to keep your style, Alifeleadsimply single mom hacks for productivity and keeping sane

In essence, it is a paired down closet that consists, in its entirety, of 30 to 50 pieces of clothing. The clothing items have been chosen to fit and pair with all of the other items, allowing you to create outfits from any top and bottom that you choose. Sounds awesome right? Right – it is. But I will also agree that the whole concept can seem a bit confining.


What I have learned being a single mom – my first 6 months [Free survival checklist]

What I have learned being a single mom, my first 6 months, Alifeleadsimply

Being a single mom was never part of the plan. It definitely was not how I thought my life would go, or how I would be raising my daughters. I never dreamt that the three of us would be left in South Africa, while their father moved a continent away, and that my marriage would dissolve. But here I am, separated and alone with two beautiful girls, looking at me to fix their entire worlds.