"Do not be afraid, for behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy which will be to all people. For there is born to you this day in the city of David a Savior, who is Christ the Lord."
Have a very blessed Christmas
Sometimes single moms need to be reminded how awesome they really are. Here are ten reasons single moms are amazing:
#10. Single moms have a sense of humor. We can laugh at ourselves and find joy in small happy moments and the funny things our children say.
#9. Awesome single moms are role models. We want to set a good example for our children, so we take responsibility for our choices and work hard to choose the right path for our future.
#8. Single moms are selfish (sometimes). We know we have to take care of ourselves to have the energy to take care of others, so we need to maintain good health, adequate rest, and strong faith.
#7. Single moms are curious. We want to know more about the world and our place in it, so we are always questioning, always seeking, always exploring, and always learning.
#6. Single moms are creative. We know we have to find original solutions to our problems, so we use our imaginations to find new approaches and new ideas.
#5. Great single moms are resourceful. We use our intuition to look at the world in new ways, try new things, and find new ways to succeed.
#4. Single moms are resilient. We may face disappointments and set-backs, but we get up and try again because we know we have to keep moving forward for our families.
#3. Single moms are honest. We tell ourselves and others the truth about our needs, our expectations, and our dreams for the future.
#2. Inspiring single moms are grateful. We feel privileged to be raising such amazing, awesome children, so we are thankful for all the wonderful gifts God provides.
And the #1 trait of amazing single moms is:
We love our children and always want to do what is best for our families.
Keep being an amazing single mom!
What qualities would you add to the list? How do you know you are an amazing single mom?