The Day I Didn’t Know CPR – and Should Have

The Day I Didn’t Know CPR – and Should Have

The Day I Didn’t Know CPR – and Should Have Learning CPR and First Aid is something on the checklist for many expecting mothers. I was no different. It makes sense to have the knowledge and skills to save someone’s life and this becomes such a prominent need when we...
Getting Out of an Unhealthy Relationship

Getting Out of an Unhealthy Relationship

Breaking up is hard to do under the best of circumstances. Getting out of an unhealthy relationship has internal dynamics that make is all the harder to end. Understanding what makes a relationship unhealthy helps the person leaving to identify the reasons they need...
International Women’s Day: Single Mom Style

International Women’s Day: Single Mom Style

It is that day where we celebrate how far we have come. Welcome to International Women’s Day and make it great. You’ll see it all over the internet with people saying “Happy International Women’s Day,” with cute meme and emphatic, “Yes, we can.” For me, I can’t think...
What to Do When A Tornado Touches Down

What to Do When A Tornado Touches Down

What to Do When A Tornado Touches Down When the tornado sirens sound, there is often only minutes to react, if even that long. What you do in those fleeting moments makes the difference between life or death. Tornadoes can quickly tear buildings apart, toss cars like...
When Family Traditions Become a Burden: Single Mom Struggles

When Family Traditions Become a Burden: Single Mom Struggles

When Family Traditions Become a Burden: Single Mom Struggles Family traditions mean different things to people. Traditions can be events, projects, crafts, stories or just a certain dish on a special holiday. Family traditions are important in building stronger...
What to Do In a Tsunami

What to Do In a Tsunami

What to Do In a Tsunami A tsunami is a large and long wave caused by volcanic activity or an earthquake. Tsunami’s can be generated by actions across an ocean that trigger a ripple of growing waves. In the open sea, the tsunami’s height and affect are not nearly as...