Alone but Strong

Single mother of two beautiful girls trying to rebuild my life. One day at a time.

Monthly Archives: October, 2012

Hoping For the Best, but Preparing For the Worst

CNN writes today: “Sandy could ravage Northeast as ‘Frankenstorm,’ forecasters warn”. I hope that they are wrong! Last year we first had a hurricane and then an unexpected snowstorm late October that both wreaked havoc where I live. I was one of the few lucky ones in the snowstorm that still had power but in September we …

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The Little Things

I was reminded yesterday that it is the little things that we do, that makes for wonderful memories and a sense of happiness. The fact that I am always here for my daughters and all the things that I do for them, I hope that it will give them a sense of a happy and …

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Coming Out of the Fog

I’ve been battling this cold for the past 2 weeks, I’ve felt it coming, mild headache, stuffy nose and foggy, but it didn’t really want to make me sick enough to rest and not go away. So Saturday I went running to give it a push to either make me sick or go away. Of course it made me sick and …

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Another Birthday Has Come and Gone

Two days ago I turned 38. This is the first birthday that I’ve been single since my 20th birthday. The past 17 birthdays has been spent with my ex. Even last year, he asked to come for dinner… So even with him living somewhere else (and as I found out afterwards, dating someone else) and us …

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This is my weekend with my daughters and the youngest started with a fever last night… We had plans to go on a hike with a group of friends this afternoon, they were going to run a kid race on Sunday morning and a birthday party on Sunday afternoon. Instead we are now watching My Little …

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