7 Ways to Overcome Loneliness As a Single Mom

7 Ways to Overcome Loneliness As a Single Mom

Alright ladies, we’re gonna dive into something I know every single mother grapples with- loneliness.

Going from coupled to single, especially with kids, is no easy feat. Even if your previous relationship was not great, chances are you still felt like you had someone. Someone you had history with. Someone you made plans with. Someone you envisioned a future with.

And when that someone is gone, it’s the most unnatural feeling at first. Rediscovering your identity in Christ is absolutely critical to the healing process, but even the most healed and healthy among us still deal with the desire for intimate fellowship with a man.

Read on to see our 7 tips for overcoming loneliness as a single mom.

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3 Tips to Handle a Narcissist's "Smear Campaign"

3 Tips to Handle a Narcissist's "Smear Campaign"

Just because a woman’s relationship with a narcissistic abuser ends, does not mean the abuse itself will stop. In fact, a separation or divorce may give an abuser the impression he does not have to “play nice” to keep his target attached to him, and he may continue to abuse with less restraint than before.

When a woman begins to distance herself from her abuser, she limits the supply of attention he once received from her. He may go looking for validation elsewhere, and begin to discredit and defame his target to “win” others to his side (especially friends and family). This is what’s known as a “smear campaign.”

If this is happening to you, it can be so frustrating and disappointing (I mean, these people were a part of your life too). You may be wondering, “What do I do?”

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