I was not expecting to be raising my two children on my own. My husband and I had a lot of dreams when we were younger, but it seems those dreams were shattered as we got older and our family grew. He did not like the responsibility, and he just up and left the three of us. I couldn’t even get child support from him because I had no idea where he went. I had two choices. I could either start looking at apartments in Newport News and begin taking charge of our lives, or I could pout and lose everything that was still precious to me, which are my children. Continue reading