Single Mom Life: A Cautionary Tale

Once upon a time… In a city far, far away… There was once a princess… Actually, I don’t know where I am going with this.  To be honest, there is no fairy-tale way to begin this story because this is certainly not a fairy-tale type of story, but the advice that comes from it needs…

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Single Mom Life- Dating

Dating is a difficult thing even when you are young.  At least, that’s what I assume because I never really dated.  I started seeing my ex when I was 19.  We married when I was 27.  We divorced when I was 37. I never dated.  So when I was thrown into the dating pool, I…

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What’s Your Language?

Yesterday I took the Love Languages Test.  I found it really interesting and truly accurate. I few years ago, I read the book and made my best guess as to which language was my top one.  For those of you who are unfamiliar, here is description I took from the Love Languages website: Words of…

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Wondering About the Nature of Love

When does someone know she is in love?  Is it just a level of caring that overtakes her softly and then sideswipes her over and over again until she wonders which way is up?  Or is love a combination of waves crashing on a beach, sometimes soft and lapping other times thunderous and raw? Does…

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Thoughts on Dating

I stood in my kitchen.  The dishwasher was full again, and I was emptying it when I felt a slight stinging between my breasts.  I looked down, and I saw a mosquito.  I quickly swat at it, but it easily flew away and looked for another place to perch.  A small bit of blood remained…

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Dating and the Empath-Manatees Do Not Mate for Life

So…I am still single. I have nothing new to post in that respect. I don’t know why I thought that my being single would send out some type of beacon like force and my true love would come out of nowhere with an “as you wish.” Here is the funny part. Okay, it’s not a…

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