• Single Mum's Life

    Single Parenting Facts

    Single Parenting Facts. Someone had recently asked me – ‘Sonia, what are the good things about being a single parent? I had no words. I have been so consumed with so much worry and how tired I was etc and I forgot about the good things. In today’s post, I am going to share with you some single parenting facts based on my experience as a single parent. Single Parenting Fact: Life-Changing Whatever you were doing before having a child for any parents, married or not, having a child is life-changing. Some parents struggle to accept the change and some just get along with it. The difference is single parents…

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    All About My C-Section Birth Story

    My C-Section Birth Story. Hey Guys, welcome to another storytime. This storytime is all about the birth of my daughter, Sasha-Ann who is soon to be 5 years old. Where has the time gone? How in the world is she 5 years old already? Sasha-Ann was birthed through an emergency C-Section. However, I always knew it would be a C-Section due to my poor health. Keep in mind that this was my first ever pregnancy and I was only 23 years old. I hardly knew anything about pregnancy, I was just doing as I was told. C-Section Birth: Last Trimester During my last trimester, I was living with my parents…

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    Finding Out About My Pregnancy

    Finding Out About My Pregnancy. Hey Guys, welcome to another storytime. This post is about how I found out I was pregnant back in 2013. The pregnancy was a complete shock, well sort off, I knew something was happening but never thought I’d be pregnant. You guys should know the whole stages to get pregnant, right? The lovemaking, the body changes, mood swings, morning sickness, etc. Surprise I’m Pregnant!!! Well, for me, it was a little different. I just remember waking up with a sharp pain in my tummy which lasted for few mins. I thought it was weird and I have never had the feeling before, I thought maybe…

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    5 Things I Learnt From My Mum

    Hey guys, I hope you are well. In today’s post, I am going to share with you 5 Things I have Learnt From My Mum. 5 Things I learnt from my mum about being an ambitious woman and raising a family. I am the first born in my family, and although my mum is married, dad was always working and we only saw little of him. So yeah, mum pretty much raised us on her own as a ‘single mum’. I have learnt so much from her, it was hard to pick just 5 things.  Your Family Comes First. As the woman of the house, understand that your presence in…

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    Coming To Terms With My Disabilities

    Hey guys, this post is about me and my disabilities. I am deaf – I wear two digital hearing aids all day, every day.  Lost part of my right arm in a car crash accident in Nigeria when I was 5 – 6 years old. I was 10 years old when my parents notice something odd about my hearing. I remember not being able to have a conversation, increasing the T.V volume up to 100. It made me very shy and quiet too because I couldn’t hear anybody and no one was bothered to talk to me. So my parents went to have me checked out. The doctors could not…