Single Mothers Learn a lot from Billy Beane and the Movie Moneyball

Friday night I took Troy to see Moneyball, the story of Billy Beane, General Manager for the Oakland A’s. Billy Beane takes the Athletics, one of Major League Baseball’s poorest teams, to a winning season through analyzing statistics rather than doling out large paychecks. I liked that idea from the beginning, but didn’t expect much of the movie itself.

Pregnant and Abandoned – Welcome to Single Mom Smiling

I was pregnant and alone and scared until I found my strength and discovered more joy than I could have imagined. This begins the record of my journey into the adventure of being suddenly abandoned and pregnant, single parenting, and especially being a single parent of a large family. I now have five amazing boys! Here you will find advice, love, understanding, and support for anyone facing a crisis pregnancy from one who has been there. God Bless…