Alone but Strong

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

Category Archives: Holidays

Happy Mother’s Day

I want to wish a Happy Mother’s Day to all the mothers out there. But especially to all the single mothers out there. It’s not really the same when you don’t have anyone to pick up the slack on that day. It’s the one day of the year that even the most under appreciated mothers …

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Going Thru the Motions

Christmas is almost upon us and it’ll be my first alone. Last year we were still in the middle of divorce proceedings and even though he had moved out, he came for Christmas, ate the traditional Swedish Christmas dinner that I had prepared and stayed the night so that he could be there when the girls …

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Yesterday I Really Needed a Man!!!

Yesterday I took the girls to pick out a Christmas tree. We went to a local farm and a kind man drove us out to look at trees. We found one almost right away, a beautiful tree, but I had a feeling that it would be a little to big. But it was perfect in …

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‘Tis the Season to be Thankful

I’m spending the days leading up to Thanksgiving thinking about what I’m thankful for. I realize that I’m very thankful for my life right now. It’s amazing how things have changed in one year. I’m thankful for my daughters, they make my life wonderful. I’m thankful for my family, I know they are far away …

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