I couldn't do it.

Please don't tell a single mom that you couldn't do it. You could if you had to, which is what they are doing too. It sounds like a nice thing to say, but the reality is that it makes it seem like they have a choice. Often that's not the case. They do it because they don't have a choice. This is what life handed to them and they are doing the best they can.

What other things do you think are not okay to say to a single/divorced mom?

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About Melissa
Birth: December 31
On Moms.com since: Mar 3, 2014
I am a single mom of two fantastic kiddos that I love to pieces. Currently in school working towards my teaching degree. You can find me most days on www.mommathoughts.com when I am not here chit chatting! :)