Misty Honnold

Expert Misty Honnold shares with single moms how to parent as a grandparent and how to grow old gracefully. Check out The Life of a Single Moms archives for this and more.

The Single Parent Grandparent by Misty Honnold

2019-10-08T12:27:31-05:00November 14th, 2016|Misty Honnold|

Being a grandma is not what I thought it would be. I find yet another part of my fairy tale dreams smashed against the breakers of life as a single mother. As my youngest child turned the corner of life, leaving the alleys of adolescence behind to rush into the busy demanding avenues of adulthood, [...]

A HOPE-FULL FUTURE by Misty Honnold

2019-10-16T08:47:07-05:00March 14th, 2016|Misty Honnold|

With the holidays behind us, it’s a good time to press pause and consider the year ahead. As a single mother, there were MANY years when I just couldn’t think beyond the here and now. When someone mentioned ‘what are your goals for the future’, I would inwardly tremble. Just this week I sat in [...]

Looking to the Future with Joy by Misty Honnold

2019-10-23T10:41:32-05:00May 18th, 2015|Misty Honnold|

I looked forward to my 50th birthday with hopeful expectation. I chose to jump out of an airplane to celebrate my 50th birthday. However, it wasn’t what I expected. I wasn’t afraid, I am the kind of person who loves adventure and am always trying to find someone to experience the crazy twists and turns [...]

Don’t Miss the Milestones by Misty Honnold

2019-10-23T11:21:04-05:00March 9th, 2015|Misty Honnold|

Life is full of transitions, some we see coming; like children growing and moving out of the house. Some transitions take us by surprise, sickness, a sudden job change, or other crisis; but transition will come. The question is; how will we handle them? Will we look with confidence to the future?  If we keep [...]