Category Archives: ABOUT

AN INTERVIEW WITH… ME!

I was interviewed for the wonderful mommy blog Little Steps! Thank you Dean! XOXOX Read the interview here. Advertisements

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CRAIG…. A DATE

One time (when I was 40 and single)I went to meet friends at a party. The host of the party came over- Craig. I’d never met him before – he was really cute. “Your friends were telling me all about … Continue reading

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A THERAPY MEMORY

I was maybe 38 or 39. I think I’d just ended a “relationship” with another one of my 3-month-boyfriends. My therapist and I had been together since I was 30. She knew how much I wanted to be a mom … Continue reading

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HARD

  People are really pressuring me to talk about how hard motherhood is. “Your readers want to hear more about the hard stuff so they can relate to you.” “I’m married and have a baby and it’s so hard,” one reader … Continue reading

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IN SUPPORT OF SINGLE PARENTS

If you are reading my blog I assume you are either a single parent, thinking of becoming a single parent or in support of single parents. I wasn’t planning on getting political in this blog, but I have to: Mitt … Continue reading

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THE BABY’S DADDY

One of the great and unique things about my choice to be a single mom is that my baby’s father is my best friend. We met over 20 years ago and we’ve been a part of each other’s families, celebrated … Continue reading

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INTRODUCTION

When I decided it was actually time to try getting pregnant, I was really scared and I felt like a freak; the reality of actually having my platonic best friend Dan, deposit sperm at a lab, then having it shot … Continue reading

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MORE ON HOW I GOT HERE

I have had a few long relationships, but mostly, I’ve just always been a dater. I like meeting new men, being excited about a date and then, if it goes badly (as most do) I enjoy regaling my friends about … Continue reading

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