Oprah's Lifeclass Social Lab Work: "The Single Moms Club, Part 1"

Use these questions to reflect on 'Oprah's Lifeclass' with Iyanla Vanzant on the topic of single motherhood.

1

What words do you think the world would use to describe you as a single mother?

2

Without judgment from the world, what words would you use to describe yourself?

3

Can you see how labels have power? What you repeat becomes your reality. How will you stop being a victim to the stereotype of single motherhood?

4

If you are a woman parenting alone and you had to do it all over again, what would you do differently?

5

What difference, if any, do you see between being a single mother and being a single father?

6

You need to take at least one hour a day for just you. Give yourself permission. Now, what will you do with that time?

7

What do you feel guilty about as a single mom?

8

Iyanla says the key to releasing guilt starts with forgiveness. Who and what will you forgive today? Be specific.

9

What are you proudest of as a single mother?

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