Shepherd's VILLAGE UNIVERSITY

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Here come the holidays. Ready or not. This season is supposed to be a time when we’re filled with joy and goodwill toward others, but if you’re a single mom you may experience the holiday blues. The hype of the holiday season can be mixed with intense pain and loneliness. It’s okay if you don’t […]

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We are born to dream. You’ve been dreaming about your future since you were old enough to form thoughts, observe other people, and take in your surroundings.  So why does your current reality seem so far away from the dreams you have for your lives? As the holiday season approaches, it’s tempting to have many […]

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Dear Single Mom, Even though you have spent most of your summer trying to keep what remains of your sanity, you may be dreading the thought that the back-to-school season is just around the corner. As a single mom, it’s hard to shift schedules, meet the upcoming school year demands, and get everything done. You’re […]

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#dearmom I remember my first Mother’s Day as a single mom. I didn’t expect it to be the way that it was or to be filled with the emotions that hit me that day. I mean, it’s Mother’s Day, and I’m a mom. That didn’t change just because I didn’t have a husband. Or did […]

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#DearMom While kids, teachers, and many parents are excited that summer is right around the corner, summertime can be one of the hardest seasons for single moms.  You’re probably already thinking about it because now is the time to start planning. We want to help you think through some of your obstacles and options for […]

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#DearMom Are you ready for Easter bunnies, egg hunts, special Easter clothes, and the official start of spring? It feels like we just celebrated Christmas, but here we are–Easter is right around the corner. Whether you’ve been a single mom for a short time or what feels like a lifetime, single parenting at the holidays […]

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