My Angel Has An Extra Chromosome- Part 7

My Angel Has An Extra Chromosome- Part 7

Molly has put together some testimonies from people around her who share in her experiences raising her special needs daughter, Zia. DS is not a sickness but a condition that makes Zia extra special, extra loved and extra awesome! Read what these family members had to say. The arrival of Zia brought anxieties, fears of […]

Happy Birthday Zia

Happy Birthday Zia

Dear Zia. Now that you are one year old, mommy couldn’t be happier. God has blessed us with you. Though we didn’t expect things to turn out the way they did, we are ever so grateful that you are in our lives. When I had you and doctors told me about your special extra chromosome, […]

Tips When Looking For Baby Shower Gifts

Tips When Looking For Baby Shower Gifts

Know the sex of the baby- This is important as it gives a guide as to what sort of gift to buy, colors, styles etc. If the parents don’t know the sex or are keeping it a secret then buy something gender neutral like a blanket or a hamper of non scented baby toiletries such as […]

Happy Fathers Day

Happy Fathers Day

When I think of the word ‘Father’, phrases such as; a strong protector, a wise advisor and a provider come to mind. Those people who were and are blessed to have the kind of relationship that I have with my 3 fathers (don’t ask, LOL) will also add; comforter, spiritual guide and friend to the […]

Blessed Single Mom of 2

Blessed Single Mom of 2

Nothing on earth could have ever prepared me for the period in time that made me realize that my oldest boy was not a little boy any more. After turning 13 and starting high school, I thought it was time to introduce my son Jay-yuh to some deodorant. I decided to get him the Nivea […]

Against All Odds

Against All Odds

I don’t cry anymore and the pain gets less and less with each day that I hold my head high, trusting in God and believing that He is my source of strength. I am a single mother to a beautiful young girl aged 2. My boyfriend and I had been dating for 3 years; he […]

My Mom – My Superhero

My Mom – My Superhero

My Mom – My Superhero Being raised by a single mom has its difficulties but it brings a mother and her children closer together creating a bond like none other. There are a lot of awesome moments attached and that is the focus of my story today. There were many times I felt a void […]

My Strong Mom

My Strong Mom

I will praise you Lord with all my heart. I will tell of all the marvelous things you have done. I will be filled with joy because of you, I will sing praises to your name O most high. Giving thanks for the special lady you gave me. She’s a mother and a friend. My […]

Battles & Victories of a Single Mom

Finding out that I was pregnant was definitely an emotional rollercoaster. I was glad to find out why I had been throwing up and feeling ‘weird’ and super excited to know that I was bringing life into the world, a life that I have always wanted. The sad part of it was realizing that the […]

Happy Father’s Day Single Moms

Happy Father’s Day Single Moms

As we are all aware, this coming Sunday is Father’s Day and while we celebrate our fathers we should also celebrate single moms that play both the role of mom and dad. To all the single moms, you are the real unsung heroes… Happy Father’s Day!!! If you are a single mom and would like […]