Summer'17 kicked off in high gear with my son's summer camp, me working long days (full-time corporate job + blogging) and tons of birthday parties and events!
Whew! That's a lot, right?
Jayden (my wittle man) turned the 'BIG 10' in June and he's feeling (and eating) like a BIG man. I
So here comes Thanksgiving, and we all have some friends that have become family. One thing we know about Thanksgiving is that there is A LOT OF FOOD! So, here's an idea: How about starting a new tradition- FRIENDSGIVING!! The day after the holiday (or even the Saturday after) get
cannot believe that we are in the final quarter of 2016 already. I mean it seems as if just yesterday I was orchestrating my goal list and some were due by now; and now that NOW is here, I have had to extend some of my deadlines (I bind the
uring my childhood, I was not without plenty of guardianship. I had a wonderful mother and father, exceptional grandmothers and a very willing stepmother. I was loved, included, cared for, encouraged and supported. I was blessed to have an ongoing support system and there were no feelings of exclusion, even
We Want the Best for Our Kids - Let's Shower Them With Some "Kidspiration!"
My daughter started high school this year. New school. New peers. New rules. New curriculum. The school doesn’t have a PTA and peeking in classroom windows is discouraged. I went nuts (internally of course) at the idea
There was a time in my life that I can recall when dating was interesting, adventurous, vibrant, somewhat honest, and fun! I had no preconceived notions about what would be between myself and a person at the end of a 3 or 6 month span. Instead, I was okay with
"My wife hasn’t said a word since @iJesseWilliams speech. I’m looking at her like I’m not like the white ppl he was talking about,” is what Gary Owen tweeted following Jesse Williams’ riveting acceptance speech at the 2016 BET Awards, where he was honored for his humanitarian efforts.
For those who
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The Science of Being an Independently Dependent Woman
[Cues the music] “I’m tired of screaming independent, I want to start depending on you.”
f there was ever a one-liner in a song that I would sing as if I’m the
Our resident relationship educator, Auketria, dishes on dating and technology. How did these two end up co-mingling? How do you handle technology and dating? Can technology ruin a relationship or can it bring two people closer together? Find out the answers, plus more, in the post below. Grab a coffee
~Bring me flowers while I'm still living~
eard of that "xpression" before? Here is my interpretation of it:
Don't bring me flowers when I'm DEAD. Don't bring me flowers when I'm SICK. Celebrate me all the time. Show love and appreciation consistently.
Do you agree? Tell me your interpretation in the comments below.