Category Archives: Everyday life a as solo mom

(#2) Classic Comment: But are the men not good enough for you?

I have dated, had boyfriends and lived together with men. I have been married… When I wanted to have a child I also wanted to have a steady male partner in my life, but it did not work out for … Continue reading

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Getting Ready for Christmas

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We love the Christmas month in our little family…… We have our calendar candle, adventskrans, calender gifts and home made paper stars.

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Usual Excuses and Worries: #4 – My Home

Many single women do, of course, wonder whether they can handle being a solo mom! But in reality all mothers could potentially end up being solo moms. Because there are no guarantees in life. I have also met many solo … Continue reading

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Usual Excuses and Worries: #3 My Finances – I Cannot Afford Having a Child!

I often come across women who do not dare to become mothers, because they do not have much money. That is when I am totally up front with them and tell them how at one point I had to collect … Continue reading

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Usual Excuses and Worries: #2 How About My Job?

Many single women do, of course, wonder whether they can handle being a solo mom! But in reality all mothers could potentially end up being solo moms. Because there are no guarantees in life. I have also met many solo … Continue reading

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Usual Excuses and Worries: #1 What if I get sick?

Many single women do, of course, wonder whether they can handle being a solo mom! But in reality all mothers could potentially end up being solo moms. Because there are no guarantees in life. I have also met many solo … Continue reading

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Does It Spark Joy? Solo Mom is Totally Hooked on the KonMari Method

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This week I first learned about Marie Kondo a Japanese organizing consultant and author. Next weekend my daughter and I will move to another apartment, so this new wisdom arrived in perfect time! This is what my daughter’s socks look … Continue reading

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How men feel about dating a solo mom…

Philip, Age 43 (divorced and a father), says: ”If I met a woman who had a donor child, that would not scare me as such. Everyone has skeletons in the closet that we have to deal with when dating each … Continue reading

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The daughter says: ’I don’t have a dad’

Eva shared the following story with us in Solo Mom to a Donor Child – The Decision (e-book): ”My daughter’s best friend is also a donor child. One day as they are sitting in the backseat of our car, on … Continue reading

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My baby is now a big party girl!

This morning my daughter went to her first “girls only” birthday party. One of her friends from kinder garden turns 6 next week. The little girls were dressed up as Anna or Elsa from Frozen. My daughter did not want … Continue reading

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