18 Children’s Books Featuring Children of Color

Growing up, finding books with characters that looked like me was a task. One would pop up in the library during Black History month every now and then, but that wasn’t enough. Being a mom of two little black girls, it’s important to me that they experience diversity while knowing…

Self Love: 20 Self Care Tips For When You’re Feeling Down.

“Inner peace begins the moment you choose not to allow another person or event to control your emotions.”– Pema Chodron. I had this whole “self love”series all planned out for the blog, but lately I’ve been feeling everything BUT self love. You know that feeling you get when you just…

The Other Side of Motherhood: Choosing Differently

Disclaimer: Possible trigger, read at your own discretion . . . January 17, 2019, I did something that I never thought I would do. At 7 weeks and four days, I terminated a pregnancy. I would love to say that it was the hardest decision that I have ever made,…

Product Review with Formulate

I preach a lot on the blog about how the right hair products can make or break your hair progression.  Anyone who knows me knows how much effort I put into taking care of my hair. So much that I dedicated a whole section of my blog to helping others…

Diy Chore Chart

Chores . . . Kids hate them, but mamas like myself can’t wait to start passing them out. My big girls are 4 and 7 and this mama is more than ready for them to start earning their keep. To get everyone motivated for this new milestone, we put on…