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My Year in Review Part II – World Events & My Year in the Life of a Single Mother

My Year in Review II includes links and information on world events, including the 10 year anniversary of 9-11and the “occupy” movement,  as well as personal remembrances my 5 boys and I have, from running the bases at Turner Field, Home of the Braves,  to moving into our new home. This recap covers July-December 2011 …

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My Year in Review – World Events & A Year in the Life of a Single Mother

My Year in Review includes links and information on world events-including the devastating earthquake in Japan to the triumphant capturing of bin laden by our Navy SEALS-and personal rememberances my 5 boys and I have-from the joy of the Green Bay Packers to the loss of our home and the failure of government run agencies meant to help people like us. This recap covers January-June 2011 and will continue with the second 1/2 of 2011 in tomorrow’s post. https://www.singlemomsmiling.com/?p=505

Really Cute Picture of Kaleb

Okay, so earlier I posted a picture of Noah, Kaleb, and me that was, shall we say less-than-flattering to Kaleb, and I promised him that I would post a photo that was put up solely to highlight his adorability. So the whole purpose of this post is to apologize for the less-than-flattering photo of Kaleb earlier …

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Single Mom Back Aches

Could an aching back be yet another side effect of being a single mom because my back certainly does hurt!  I had never experienced real back pain before, but shortly after my husband left me pregnant and alone, my back began hurting. Now, when the pain flairs up, I know it’s just another side effect of …

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Pumpkin Carving with Noah

Last week I took a day off from work to help Noah’s class with pumpkin carving. I know we need the little money I make, but I decided long ago that money would never be more important than spending time with my children when they need me to. If I had any doubts (which I didn’t!) about taking the day …

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