"The strength of a mother is second to none. Even when she is in times of stress, when she is fighting her own demons, when she is beyond exhausted both mentally and physically nothing will stop her from finding the strength she needs to do for her children what she needs to get done." - … Continue reading The Strength of a Mother
According to the National Center for Fathering, “More than 20 million children live in a home without the physical presence of a father. Millions more have dads who are physically present, but emotionally absent. If it were classified as a disease, fatherlessness would be an epidemic worthy of attention as a national emergency (The Extent … Continue reading A Father’s Love
Family group texts.....chillllllllleeeeeee, where do I begin? Well for starters, I created a poll on my Instagram account asking my followers, if family group texts were helpful or annoying? Over 80% responded that they were annoying. I don't have a prelude or extra research for this topic cause I'm just ready to dive right in. … Continue reading Family Group Texts: Helpful or Annoying?
In the month of August, I am dedicating all of my blog content around the theme of family. I decided to center on family this month after I just recently reunited with my maternal side of the family at our family reunion that was in Atlanta, GA this past weekend. Every two years, is our … Continue reading August Theme: FAMILY
Excerpt from the book, Educated by Tara Westover (a memoir): Before Christmas, we continued our preparations as if every action, every minor addition to our stores might make the difference between surviving, and not; after Christmas we waited. "When the hour of need arises," Dad said, "the time of preparation has passed." ********************************************************** Although I'm … Continue reading “The time of preparation has passed.”
As you know, if you've been following me on social media or read my previous post, I'm transitioning to natural hair. I haven't had a perm in a while, because I normally don't perm my hair often anyway, (too lazy, mainly). So during Essence Festival 2018, I decided to stock up on Mielle Organics when … Continue reading Mielle Organics Products Review
Over the last few weeks, I've been listening to podcasts more. I'm not sure if it's because of my love for Instagram and the influencers that I follow, mostly have weekly podcasts and/or I'm not an early riser anymore it seems like, so I've begun listening to podcasts to start my day while I get … Continue reading Are Podcasts the New Thing?