Category Archives: boyfriends

How to worry less

Announcement: Single Mom….working is a site for single parents. I will therefore only post blogs about my life as a (working, single) parent. Thank you to my followers for staying with me over the last 2 years.   All motivational posts about life, confidence, and speaking can now be found on my new blog: […]

The 5 stages of grief

Life is meant to be shared. I ‘speak’ because I need to connect with you, to enjoy moments when we are feeling the same emotion, when we can laugh or cry at exactly the same time. I try to connect with you through creating beauty products, I try to touch you by blogging, and most […]

How to scare the neighbours

Neighbours are cool.  Especially in a city like London which can sometimes be cold and lonely.  By getting to know the people who live nearby, a sub-world emerges around you which can feel smaller and safer.  A neighbourhood where you can feel part of something. Yes I am: Pro-community life Pro Street/block parties Pro local […]

Miss Happy gets dumped

One morning in Happy-ville, Miss. Happy woke up and greeted the day with a big smile.  ‘What a beautiful day’ thought Miss. Happy, ‘The sun is shining bright and the birds are whistling.  It’s so awesome to be alive’.  Miss. Happy sat up in bed, stretched with excitement and turned to cuddle her boyfriend….…. With […]

Why your child hates your boyfriend

  For all of us who have children, and yet still working the dating circuit ….this blog is for you: As you pass through the first few months of dating someone special, you may feel that your new romance is ready to meet your child. WARNING: you are entering into a high voltage danger zone.  […]

Single mom…Forgiveness

When I was 18 years old, two major life events happened to me for the very first time. I fell madly in love with a boy. The bastard completely broke my heart. Our relationship lasted for a blissful 4 months, until the school year ended and he left to travel around Europe for the summer.  […]