Tips for Effective Co-Parenting with Your Ex

September 11, 2012 by  
Filed under Parenting, Single Moms

Unfortunately, you and your spouse got divorced recently. Maybe you’re actually feeling happier these days, or perhaps you are craving for what once was. In any case, you have the children to think about. It might be easier to do everything by yourself and leave your ex out of any decisions, but co-parenting is often […]

A Guide to Bonding With Your Teenage Son

September 11, 2012 by  
Filed under Parenting, Single Moms

Bonding with your teenage son may be difficult, as most teenagers are of course hard to deal with. Many parents do not know how to communicate with or how to deal with a teenage son. It is crucial at this time in their life to support them and nurture them. Here, is a quick guide […]

Italian Cannoli Recipe From Top Chef Leah Cohen

September 9, 2012 by  
Filed under Food and Wine, Recipes

Leah Cohen, executive chef at Centro Vinoteca and a popular Top Chef contestant spent one and a half years in Italy. Cohen says, “I went alone and I went for myself. For my career. I did a six-month slow foods program that focused on regional Italian cooking. Every three days a new chef and region […]

Flavored Vodka Cocktail Recipes

September 9, 2012 by  
Filed under Food and Wine, Recipes

Flavored vodka drinks might not be new, but these Grey Goose vodka recipes sure are.  Their newest flavored vodka is Cherry Noir which combines the aroma of fresh cherries and sweet red fruits with dark fruit flavors and layers of spice. GREY GOOSE® Original Honey Deuce Cocktail Recipe Ingredients: 1 ¼ ounces GREY GOOSE® Original […]

US Open Viewing Parties

September 4, 2012 by  
Filed under Food and Wine, Wine/Spirits

No ticket? No problem! From picnics to pub grub, we’ve got you covered with a full list of locales to watch the US Open in New York City. Madison Square Park (23rd and Broadway) is bringing out the big screens again. American Express presents US Open Live at Madison Square Park from September 6 to 9, […]

Couple Friends by Shawndra Russell

September 3, 2012 by  
Filed under Red Hot Reads, Relationships

Shawndra Russell’s debut novel, Couple Friends, has premiered to 5-star reviews on Amazon.com. We weren’t surprised, she’s been a SingleMindedWomen.com book blogger for years.  Along with telling us how she made her big decision to quit her job and write full-time, she’s also giving one SingleMindedWomen.com reader a free copy of her new book! In Couple […]

Every Dream Starts with One Decision

September 3, 2012 by  
Filed under Career, Finding a New Job

Career Research Papers rolled around again for my sophomores and juniors. I was teaching high school English and both loved and dreaded this time of year. I loved it because it was fun seeing some students light up when they learned something interesting about either their profession or an expert in their field of interest. […]