Archive of ‘Single Mommyhood’ category

Motherhood a Decade Later

Happy 10th Birthday

It’s that time of the year where I get fairly sentimental. My son turned 10 today. Double digit milestones! As he enters this new age, it means I’ve been someone’s mother for the past 10 years. A decade seems like a long time yet it seems to be flying by quickly. He grows right in… Read more…

Your Stories Matter

Owning our story

As our support group – Single Moms Indonesia – is growing rapidly, I am hearing more and more stories from members of their heartaches and pain. With 135 members spread across Indonesia and some overseas, there are bound to be stories that pull on your heartstrings the most. I found myself going through old blog… Read more…

The Joy of Weekend Getaway

Liburan Berdua

It’s been ages since the last time I went on a vacation alone with my boy. The last time we travel together was back in 2009 when we traveled back to visit his grandparents in Florida before we flew to Guangzhou, China to be with his father. A was only 2 years old back then.… Read more…

Surat Terbuka Untuk Istri Mantan Suamiku

Surat Terbuka Untuk Istri Mantan Suamiku

Dear istri mantan suamiku, Sebelumnya saya minta maaf pernah membencimu. Dear istri mantan suamiku, Setelah ngelewatin banyak banget perjalanan soul-searching, menghadapi masa lalu saya, hal-hal yang mungkin nggak pernah kamu rasain, saya akhirnya menemukan kedamaian itu. Saya juga menemukan cinta yang terbaik buat saya. Dengan seorang laki-laki yang mencintai saya dengan tulus dan mencintai anak… Read more…

Co-parenting in Holidays Season

CoParenting Tips

With the holidays season starting, I know all too well how the merry season sometimes can be one of the hardest times of the year for single moms. I have been a single mom for over 5 years now during which I’ve experienced sharing the Holidays with my ex. I understand how tough being far… Read more…

Motherhood and Helplessness

The hardest part about being a parent

That look… I recognized that look. The agonizing pain in his eyes. I’ve seen it before. I first saw that look over 5 years ago. When I told him he and I will be staying at his grandparents house and we are not going back to the apartment. The same look he showed me three… Read more…

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