Category Parenting

{Wordless Wednesday} Readers

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TGIF!!!   No video again. . .I see a pattern developing. . . 😉 At any rate, Easter is this Sunday it seems so bizarre that it’s the last day of the month.   I wrote a post about the origin of the article HERE, you should check it out! Our Easter traditions have changed over the […]

Childhood Ambition

It’s been more than few decades since I was a kid.  So much has changed over the years especially with the invention of cell phones and the Internet but the more things change, I realize the more they stay the same.  My children enjoy doing much of the same things I did when I was […]

Perfect Mom: An Oxymoron

Eight months ago I quit my job to stay at home with my children. I envisioned leisurely days of watching HGTV, craft time, play dates and field trips. I would also successfully launch a new business on the side. I would get 8 hours of sleep every night, my husband would get a home cooked […]

Birthday Boy

I’ve seen this on other blogs and I’ve been meaning to do it since FOREVER. . . My Dearest Son, Nine years ago you came in to my life and it hasn’t been the same since.  I never knew I had the capacity to feel so much love and happiness and to feel so protective […]

{Black History Month} For the Kids

It almost seems as if I’m purposely avoiding doing a post for Black History Month but it just seems strange because I am black (and I’ve definitely made history in my family) and I can technically do a post about black history ANY time I want. . .but still, I would be remiss if I […]