When Black History Month came around this year I decided it would be best for the children to learn about what it means. They're four and six, however, so I asked the hubs where he thought I should begin. Quite a bit more reality based than I am, he said as a family we shouldn't … Continue reading I Am My Daughter’s Keeper! Women’s History Month from the Mouth of a Babe
As a mother, I believe it should be a visceral reaction to have concerns about the welfare of your children.It’s your job to prepare them for the world and everything in it. From how to (or whether to) pursue higher education to teaching them about “the birds and the bees”, there are so many lesson … Continue reading Raising a Little Brown Boy in a Place that Hates Him
Have you ever loved someone you knew wasn’t good for you?Have you ever known a relationship wouldn’t end well for whatever reason, but you still held on?If you haven’t had this experience, you should consider yourself either very smart or very lucky.Since luck has always seemed to lose me in a crowd and my smarts … Continue reading Tick, Tock! Is Your Relationship Clock Out of Time?
I had a nightmare last night … I was broke; My job sucked; My children hated me; My husband left; The lights got turned off; My parents had passed on; My sisters were fighting; I was sick … really sick; And I was alone. And I was afraid. But what made it even more frightening … Continue reading The Worst Dream Ever!