Many days, my husband and I are truly like ships passing in the night—though I swore years ago, when I was at least a decade younger and a lifetime dumber, … Continue reading Why Married Couples Need Their “Thing”!
You probably wanna know a bit about who's steering the Ship--okay, fair enough. I'm a wife and mother, if you twist my arm I'll put on high heels, I have an affinity for people with a sense of humor (dry or otherwise), and my stomach hurts every time I drink (I still do it though)! Oh, and I'm happy you're here! Stay awhile and come back.
Now-a-days, it’s a common phrase to hear, “no new friends”, especially since the rapper Drake made it popular in a song by the same title. I have to be honest … Continue reading “No New Friends!” 7 Reasons to Reconsider!
I didn’t care who you were—could have been my mamma, my daddy, my sister, best girlfriend, the Dhali Lhama, or even Ghandi himself– I still wouldn’t have listened! When I … Continue reading Marriage and Money: 7 Do’s and Don’ts for Financial Success!
If you know any couples, who’ve been married a prolonged amount of time—for the sake of argument, let’s say a minimum ten plus years—and they tell you they’ve never considered … Continue reading Considering Separation or Divorce?
About ten years ago, my entire family was sure I’d lost my mind—even more! They never really thought I was a “normal” one to begin with, but when I told … Continue reading The Journey to Non-traditional Parenting
There is a female, a distant friend, who always tells me that I’m beautiful– my response is always to thank her for being “kind”…………………….. There is a lady who always … Continue reading The Standard of Beauty– Who actually Fits in?
She was screaming, more like sobbing, while calling out my name. I could hear her from all the way inside my neighbor’s home—I think we were in the living room, … Continue reading Lost Child, Strong Will, Right Path!
Picture this—sophomore year of high school, me and a group of friends sitting in the cafeteria across from a more casual friend—for the sake of anonymity, let’s call her Rosalee. … Continue reading With Self Awareness comes Harsh Truth!
Flashback almost 16 years ago, I sat across the table from you in the dining hall of our Alma-mater—co-workers we were then, stuck with only each other to kill some … Continue reading Lunch and a Lifetime! A Father’s Day Letter
Before I address the crux of what this post is about, I need to clarify something first—I am an absolute fan of Black Men; from their physique, to their strength, … Continue reading Oh Black Man, Where art Thou?
I have been lye free for over 15 years, but this is my second time at bat. The first time I went “natural” had nothing to do with trying to … Continue reading Love and Natural Hair– Tips and Tricks!
My husband and I are joined at the hip—figuratively speaking. If we’re in the house at the same time, both of our phones ring when someone calls. We know each other’s … Continue reading It’s Okay to Leave Your Spouse Behind!