Being a parent is one of the hardest jobs in the world. But when you’re a single parent, all the parenting responsibilities fall upon one person–you. You’re the head cook, nurse and housekeeper. And you’re the chauffeur too. Instead of having a partner to help you out each day, you fly solo. According to Healthychildren.org, “single parents must provide greater support for their children while they themselves may feel alone.” But despite the many challenges single parents face, there are ways to make the job a little less stressful. (more…)
Reality check: being a single parent is never going to be easy. Unless someone invents a way to pause time, single parenting will continue to stretch even the best among us. If you’re a single parent, then you already know this. You also already know that it’s rewarding enough to offset the copious challenges that come your way on a daily basis. Still, it’s always nice to make you and your kids’ lives run a bit smoother. Here are some tips.
Guest Post by: Leeanne
I often see questions on where to go once you have graduated as a Yoga instructor.
Once we graduate it can be hard to get a foot in the door.
Maintaining motivation to stay healthy and active may seem daunting enough, yet adding the challenge of supporting and looking after a child can take it to a whole new extreme. (more…)
Single parents wash dishes, help with homework, drive kids to appointments, and do much, much more – alone. With so much going on, it’s often difficult for single moms and dads to find time to take care of themselves. (more…)