Monthly Archives: November 2011

Happy Thanksgiving!

And now for a change of attitude!  It’s the time of year to reflect and express gratitude (really should be something we do year-round, but it’s the traditional time) so here goes!  I am grateful for so many things – … Continue reading

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Mother’s Tired She Needs a Rest

I heard that line in a song that was playing as I was driving the kids to school this morning and I thought, ‘Oh yes.’  It struck me recently how quickly we’ve acclimated to our larger trailer and how the … Continue reading

Posted in hopelessness, poverty, recession, RV Living, single parent, unemployment | 9 Comments

My Mother’s Voice

This morning I spent several hours finishing my job application for the Assistant Director of Child Nutrition at our school district.  I plodded through all the required information – name, address, education, prior positions and salaries, demographics, and the sort … Continue reading

Posted in cooking, job search, kids | 35 Comments