Single Moms

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June Storey: True Grit

Solo Mom June Storey had grit. Even when things didn’t go her way, the film actress demonstrated a resilience and tenacity that helped her endure. ...

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Connie Britton: All the Good Stuff

A few years ago, actress Connie Britton had a realization: “I always knew I wanted a child, and I always assumed I’d be doing it with a man,” she t...

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Monica Cruz: Independent Woman

Spanish actress and dancer Monica Cruz gave birth to her daughter, Antonella Cruz Sanchez, in 2013. Antonella was conceived via artificial insemina...

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Michelle Williams: Healing and Giving Through Yoga

When actors Michelle Williams and Heath Ledger met on the set of the film Brokeback Mountain, the relationship led to the birth of their daughter, ...

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Kate Winslet: Carrying On With No Regrets

Oscar-winner Kate Winslet, star of films like Titanic and The Reader, knows what it’s like for life to take an unexpected turn or two. The mother o...

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