Healthy Back to School Snacks

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It is back to school time again.  My, how time goes by so quickly.  This is the time where a lot of our darling children will come home from a long day of school screaming,  “ Mom!” “What’s … [Read more...]

What are your kids listening to?

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A few weeks ago, I had the pleasure of being in the car with kids. These kids knew the words to every song on the radio. Drake . Check. Nicki Minaj. Check. Wacka Flacka. Check. You name … [Read more...]

Are You A Talker?

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It has been said that I am a "talker".  I must say, I agree. I love to give my opinion on just about any subject, whether I am an expert in it or not, it doesn't matter, so long as I can chime in … [Read more...]

Time to go back to school!

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A few years ago, Staples had a commercial that used the tune; "The Most Wonderful Time of the Year."   It showed a father happily running around the store on a cart while his two children walked … [Read more...]

Don’t let our little girls grow up too fast!

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While on the job hunt, I came across an article from a brother (L. Z. Granderson) who talks about how society has made little girls grow up too fast.  He laid equal blame on both the mothers (and … [Read more...]

What can you do for a dollar?

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My son is a precocious six year old.  I asked him why was he always so happy.  His reply was that he was born this way. And I think it’s true.  I don’t know anyone who dare say that my child … [Read more...]

GoodBrothers! Ulysses Owens, Jr

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The GoodBrothers! is a new feature for SistersSpace.  In this column, we will feature positive black men from jazz musicians to entrepreneurs. Our inaugural GoodBrother! is Grammy Award winning jazz … [Read more...]

I’m too busy

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I read an interesting article, Honey, Don’t Bother Mommy. I’m Too Busy Building My Brand. It was an interesting and sometimes sarcastic look at the world of Mommy Blogging. … [Read more...]

Magazine Monday: Everything I know about being a Mom..

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I love my son''s Dentist Office. They have the best magazine subscriptions. It sucks that they are super fast and courteous. I barely get through them all. I did manage to read this great article in … [Read more...]

Mom, I thought we were white.

"But mom, I thought we were white."

Yesterday I told my six year old son that we were celebrating Black History Month.    He said, "but February is Valentine's Day."  I explained that Valentine's Day was a Day in the Month.  But … [Read more...]