September to Remember for Single Parents & Their Villages

January 31st, 2018 by Stacie Poythress

In September, Single Parents, among other families, are experiencing the “Back to School” Bliss, or is it better said, “Back to School” Blues!

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Single Parent Children Are Heroes not Zeros!

January 31st, 2018 by Stacie Poythress

Successful ParentsIt’s 7am, my son knocking on my bedroom door: “Mom, I need a Christmas shirt – do you have one I can wear to school today?”
Quickly I run to my closet and dig through shirts, gym clothes, and unmentionables to find nothing; my insides stirring, I look up and see it – The Answer! Quickly I leap across the livin…

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Father’s Day – Honoring Single Dads and all those doing Fatherly things for us and for our children

January 31st, 2018 by Stacie Poythress

Fathers Day for Single ParentsAfter many years of being a single mother, I have been looking back on my thoughts about Father’s Day.   If I am truthful, it has been a difficult day for me, and I can see it is also a difficult day for many others.

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Great Reads: Finances Aren’t The Only Consideration Single Parents Face When Choosing a College for Their Child

January 31st, 2018 by Stacie Poythress

Finances are a huge concern when choosing a college for your child when you’re a single parent. You worry how you are going to pay for all the expenses: tuition, books, housing, meals, transportation and more. Can you find scholarships for your child so they can attend the…

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School Supplies for Single Parents to Shop and Ship Online from Amazon

January 31st, 2018 by Stacie Poythress
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Scholarships and Savings for Children of Single Parents…and More

January 31st, 2018 by Stacie Poythress
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Successful Single Parenting – Help Others as You Help Yourself

January 31st, 2018 by Stacie Poythress

Each single parent family is different. The specific challenges are always unique to the family, yet there are some common themes with most around not enough time, money or emotional support. As a single mother for 10+ years, have had many of the same challenges.

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Affordable Child Care for Single Parent Families in the Summertime

January 31st, 2018 by Stacie Poythress

Many single mothers today find it difficult to arrange for dependable child care during the summer months. A common problem many encounter is not only finding safe child care, but also being able to find affordable options. Not only that, but no mother wants her children spending the entire summer without any kind of reading, educational experiences, or real mental stimulation. So how does a busy single mom find summer child care that is affordable, safe, and exciting/challenging for…

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