I Am a Single Working Mom

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    I was cheated on, after "following" my high

    school sweetheart around the U.S. supporting his career. If I would've known he was going to think so little of me and our vows I hope I would've chose a different path.... now, 39, have two boys, now have to find a blue collar full-time job to survive. I feel like I'm existing...
    KindKTea KindKTea
    41-45, F
    1 Response Oct 6, 2014

    Every now and again I get a thread of energy

    which is just enough to expel some of the frustration I had inside me. As a new mother, you can imagine I do scan the internet of a pretty frequent basis, searching for common ground or advice, or some article or forum that outlines the plight of motherhood I felt that I wanted...
    endofseptember endofseptember
    26-30, F
    1 Response Mar 18
    Annwithlove Annwithlove
    31-35, F
    Apr 16, 2014

    I am trying to figure out my life.

    I had my daughter when I was 16. I'm tired of hearing things like you shouldn't kept your legs closed because 1. everybody makes mistakes. 2. I wouldn't change anything. I love her and 3. I own up to my mistakes and take responsibility. Anyways I live with my mom. She has helped...
    RileyRed RileyRed
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jul 24, 2015

    Hi everyone. I just stumbled on this site

    and joined because I need to reach out. Generally... I a leader, optimistic, and positive but sometimes like today I am just so down about being a single mom because I struggle with the lonliness. I want make friends so we can build each other up on line but at the moment I am...
    deleted deleted
    Nov 10, 2015

    ADVICE ON DATING A SINGLE MOM: The first thing

    you need to think about is if you start seeing her are you truly ready to be a dad to her kids. Nothing is worse than kids meeting and getting to know someone and then the relationship goes south and they never see you again. Be honest. She already has kids she is constantly...
    InspireMeZilly InspireMeZilly
    26-30, F
    Aug 17, 2014

    Not Looking. Just Musing

    I have been through life both easy and hard ways. I learned that nothing lasts forever. With all that I need to appreciate every minute of my life. Who ever comes into my life is a blessing and lesson learned and shared. I prefer to know what you can bring into the relationship...
    sugarnspice4u sugarnspice4u
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Apr 22, 2011
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