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…

Learning Math With Legos

Part two of the Lego Learning Series is learning math with legos.  The sight words activity was such a big hit last week that it was only right to try this out. Because my girls are 3 and 6, this post is for those age groups. If you have bigger…

Building Sight Words With Legos

It is important that we stimulate our children’s minds at home as well as school. As parents, it is our responsibility to make sure they are getting the education they need and deserve. I was on Pinterest earlier looking up fun ways to help my girls at home, when I…

Black Girls Have Anxiety Too

February 1, 2017, I was diagnosed with Generalized Anxiety Disorder. Before that, I struggled with anxiety and depression for YEARS without getting the help that I needed. Extreme worry, restlessness, and irritability became the new normal for me. I thought it was something I could handle on my own, not…

Letter to My Fatherless Child

To Aubrey, my first born. I was 19 when I married your father and gave birth to you. I was still a child myself, but I was determined to give you the family that I didn’t have. I never imagined that I would have to raise you on my own. …