Learn how Uber is the perfect fit for busy moms like April Wiggins

April Wiggins knows what it’s like to have a 9-5 and realized a long time ago it was not for her. A single mother of two, Wiggins found her happy place as an independent contractor with Uber. As a preferred driver with a stellar rating, Wiggins manages her day and household before most people finish […]

Chance the Rapper joins Brandy on uplifting single mothers’ anthem (video)

Multi-platinum selling R&B artist Brandy has soared to the charts before, so it would be no surprise if she did it again with a new anthem dedicated to single women entitled, “Baby Mama.” Just in time for Mother’s Day (May 10), Brandy released the lyric video today, May 1. Its visual adaptation will be available […]

Victoria Byerson, single mom of 4, starts GoFundMe page to pay bills

The struggle is real and somewhat confusing for Victoria Byerson a 26-year-old mother of four in Newport News, Virginia. Byerson used Facebook to express her feelings and  GoFundMe to show her financial need.  Byerson stated  on one Facebook post “For all the n****s in my inbox texting my phone and commenting on my pics. I am 26 yrs […]

Fatherhood Requires Love in Action

We have all heard the adage, “Any man can create a baby, but it takes a real man to be a father.” Well, there have been no words truer when it comes to my husband, Norris M. Nelson. Norris and I met in February 2006. At that time, my daughter was 2 1/2 years old, […]

Author Arnell Pharr Discusses Why Being Pregnant and Single Can Be a Happy Time

Amid reports that single motherhood can lead to poorer health in midlife, author and single mother Arnell Logan Pharr has an inspirational book for single mothers-to-be. A 30-year study, released in the June 2011 issue of the American Sociological Review, found that women who had their first child outside of marriage described their health as […]

Author Kendria Moore Discusses Her Book ‘Single Parent, Who Me?’

Author to know: Kendria Moore Book: Single Parent, Who Me? Why is Single Parent, Who Me? important? Single Parent, Who Me? is so important because a lot of people never plan to raise their kids alone. It happens for many different reasons, and the struggle of doing this is “a pain that is unheard of.” […]