Thursday, Sep 29, 2022

single mother


'We choose to live on our terms, nothing wrong with that': Single moms talk about battling prejudices

September 11, 2021 6:59 pm

"It's better to be a full-time single mother than to remain in an unhappy relationship"

Beating odds: Single mother in Kerala selling lemonade now sub-inspector

June 28, 2021 7:09 am

Ten years after she ran a lemonade stand at Varkala town, S P Aanie (31) returned to the local police station as a sub-inspector on Saturday.

No overnight work trips, late nights for me: Single mom Preeti Vyas

January 30, 2020 5:31 pm

"I am probably the only 45-year-old old playing with a bunch of 10-year-olds. But it makes (my son) happy too, and I am happy that he sees that capability in me," said Preeti.

Single moms on the art of solo parenting

December 16, 2019 3:47 pm

Three single mothers - Natasha Zalpuri, Nameeta Premkumar, Stella Turner - talks about their joys, challenges and dealing with the tough questions from their kids.

A single working mom shares a hack to save time and money

November 22, 2019 1:11 pm

The 37-year-old mom reportedly has a speedy bedtime and morning routine. She takes a bath with Luca, her son, to "save time and money", and they go to bed together at 8:30 pm.

Deepshikha Nagpal opens up on the challenges of being a single mom

June 19, 2019 11:00 am

"I have never faced any kind of struggles with work, but more emotional ones arising from motherhood. I used to be occupied with shoots even when they were young but despite that, I ensured to take out time to raise them well and never let them feel that I am away," said the actress.

'Single mothers have more free time, sleep more than married mothers'

May 15, 2019 3:39 pm

Single mothers: The findings are part of a new study titled Marital Status and Mothers' Time Use by sociologists Joanna Pepin, Liana Sayer, and Lynne Casper, who surveyed 23,000 mothers.

How can a single mother secure her child's future? Follow these tips

February 11, 2019 5:30 pm

With these investment options, a single parent will be able to create a dedicated pool of money to meet their child’s requirements, besides a reasonable sum to fall back on during an emergency.

#MeToo campaigner Sandhya Menon on the challenges of being a single mom

February 07, 2019 1:17 pm

"I don't have a set rule to talk about financial issues with my kids. When I have no money, I tell them that I can't afford stuff. I don't tell them numbers or how much money I have. But I have come to realise that children need to know how much something costs."

I had to explain the divorce to my child, says single mom Juhi Parmar

August 09, 2018 10:01 am

She would ask why her parents no longer stay together. I had to sit down one day and explain things to her in a manner that a five-year-old would understand.