Single moms have been the force behind a lot of families for a long time and they deserve to be recognized for their hard work. So kudo’s to all the great single mothers out there reading this and if you’re a single mom that’s struggling a bit perhaps you’ll find some inspiration from this article. You may be surprised to know that there are a lot of successful single mom’s out there that you are quite familiar with. Below are some of the world’s most famous single mom’s.
Jewel was a huge star in the early 90’s and while her popularity isn’t what it once was she’s still a recognized star. She also happens to be a single mom. She continues to write songs and perform, but her son Kase is the real priority in her life. Fortunately she’s managed to maintain a positive relationship with her ex-husband which is always better for the child, but she remains the primary care giver in the child’s life. For here there are no issues at all juggling family and career it’s just that family always comes first. This is a lady that knows what it takes to succeed on all fronts.
Sandra Bullock is one of the best actors in Hollywood, but she never really had a family of her own until recently. Although she’s been single for a while after her rather public split with Jesse James she still had the desire to be a mom. She chose the adoption route and now juggles two children and a career. Her family is happy and well-adjusted because she spends a great deal of time with her children. It hasn’t harmed her career either as she is still one of the most in demand actresses in Hollywood today.
Katie Holmes is a household name, partially because of her own career and partially because of her public and complicated divorce from actor Tom Cruise. It may not have been the healthiest marriage, but it did produce a lovely daughter they named Suri. Since the divorce she’s devoted most of her time taking care of her daughter with the career on the backburner, but she is still active. She’s further proof that you can be a successful single mom. It will be interesting to see where she goes next, but Tom Cruise’s rather large shadow doesn’t seem to be slowing her down.