Roshni Bhatia of @chiquefactor was pregnant when she called off her marriage and decided that she did not want her child growing up in a negative environment. Nor did she want it for herself. She faced a fair amount of backlash.
Some of the questions she got asked included
- How will you manage to be a single mom?
- Did you face domestic violence?
- How will you provide for your son and yourself if you are a single parent?
- Are you scared of being a single mom and the breadwinner?
- How will you balance work and home?
Roshni is extremely vocal and has been strong about her convictions from the beginning. She had her share of doubts and down days. But she is a strong believer in the fact that you have to help yourself. If your spirit stays positive you can overcome just about everything. Put your faith in God and take the steps you need to achieve the life you want.
Being labelled is something she detests. A woman is labelled from the moment she's born. Is she supposed to dress like this – she's a mom? Is a mom supposed to behave like this? Don't give in to the pressures society puts on you. Roshni went to college after her son was born and thought she was extremely apprehensive, she's made a huge success of her life. She says
If you don't believe in yourself, no one will
Listen this podcast to know more about Roshni Bhatia's journey as a single mom, to setting up a brand and remarrying.