10 Chores Your Kids Can Start Doing Today

My girls have had a chore chart for a little over a year now. It was great at first. They were both so excited about running to the board everyday, and moving the pins from one side to the other. That eventually wore off. I ran out of chores for…

Choosing Differently: Life After

It’s been two months since my Choosing Differently post. Going back and reading what I initially wrote was rough. I wrote that blog post four days post abortion. At the time, I still hadn’t processed what actually happened. It was literally 12 days between the time I found out and…

Being A Mom Blogger. Expectation Vs. Reality

2018 was the year of the mom blogger. Everyone I knew was starting a blog and for good reason. As a mom blogger, it’s safe to say that we are indeed the shit. Raising kids, cooking, cleaning, AND managing a whole website is not easy. Don’t even get me started…

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…

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,…