12 Things I Learned In 12 Months

Happy New Year!! 2017 has come and gone and now its time to embrace 2018 and all of it’s adventures. My New Years resolution is to reflect on the challenges I faced in 2017, and to do better and be better. 2017 was extremely tough for me. I was diagnosed…

The Single Mom And The Santa Showdown

I just want to start by saying that Mom groups on Facebook are a blessing and a curse. On one hand, moms in those groups give some of the best advice. On the other, sometimes you can’t tell if you’re dealing with moms or grown ass children. I was scrolling…

The Single Mom And The Double Standard

People often talk about double standards in the work place, in relationships, and even appearances. No one ever talks about double standards when it comes to parenting. Unfortunately, we live in a time where people shame and side-eye single mothers, but won’t say anything about the men that made them mothers to…

Blogger Recognition Awards

It’s been two months since I published my first blog post and I’ve learned so much since then. I’ve even made a few new friends in the blogging community. Last week, Growing Girls With Curls was nominated for TWO awards, the Liebster Award and the Blogger Recognition Award. I was…