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Win an ABC Reading Eggs Level One Starter Pack!

Win ABC Reading Eggs and ABC Reading Eggs are delighted to announce a great new competition, where two lucky single mums will win an ABC Reading Eggs Level One Starter Pack for their kids!

ABC Reading Eggs makes learning to read interesting and engaging for kids, with great online reading games and activities.
And it really works!
Children love the games, songs, golden eggs and other rewards which, along with feeling proud of their reading, really motivate children to keep exploring and learning.

Click here to read the SingleMum product review of ABC Reading Eggs

There are two fantastic ABC Reading Eggs Level One Starter Packs valued at $41.40 each to win

What you can win!

ABC Reading Eggs Competitions

Each ABC Reading Eggs Level One Starter Pack prize includes:

  • 10 x letter/word lesson books
  • 1 x activity book
  • 1 x set of alphabet flashcards
  • 1 x poster & sticker sheet
  • 1 x parent guide
  • 1 x FREE 14-day subscription to

Who can enter?

Entry is open to 18 year old and over adults that subscribe to the free Newsletter.
One entry per Newsletter subscription is permitted. The competition ends 24 August 2010.
Please read the full competition Terms & Conditions before submitting your entry

How to enter

  1. Click here to subscribe to the free SingleMum newsletter.
  2. Click on the entry form link supplied in the Newsletter Subscription-Confirmation Email.
  3. Fill in the form and tell us in 25 words or less how you would improve the website.
  4. Don't be shy! Even just a couple of words will do it - it's all valuable feedback, and might just win you a prize!

Competition now closed

Congratulations to our lucky winners:

  • T.Nadine, Welland, S.A.
  • L Downey, Colac, VIC

What does it mean to be a single mum?Of course, the


are the most important thing in a single mum's life. Kids are the focus and always have been. But along with the children, there are other matters that can confuse a single mum's life.


plays a big part of a single mother's life, mainly because this is where a large percentage of single mums get their finances from. Centrelink are the source from where the

single mother pension

, or as it is otherwise known, the single parent payment comes from. The single mother pension is a subsistence amount, but just the same, it is money to live on, and so it is important, no matter if it is called single parent payment, single mother pension or whatever Centrelink welfare classes it at the time

Often, single mums come out of a


or defacto relationship only to find that their troubles have just begun, and find that their first step leads them towards Family Law - it's time to engage a lawyer.
There are more than just Centrelink finance problems to worry about, as mentioned before, but also

child custody

issues. Child custody is something that hits right at the heart of

single mums

. If a single mother's ex husband or ex partner has been a domestic violence perpetrator, the mum may be greatly worried about child custody. They worry that their kids won't be safe with their spouse, who has already proven to be abusive because they caused

domestic violence

, which resulted in a divorce or separation.

Even so,

Family Court

will often still order a form of child custody named

Shared Parenting

. Shared Parenting is a form of child custody division of time or parental responsibility between the parents. Mother's often look for a good divorce lawyer to try to avoid share parenting with an abusive ex-spouse after divorce, however in many cases Shared Parenting is still the outcome after the divorce, no matter how good the divorce lawyers have been. They will often settle for visitation at a contact centre or access centre where fathers or mothers are supervised during child custody access.

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