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...]

Judging and the road to self improvement

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“It is well, when judging a friend, to remember that he is judging you with the same godlike and superior impartiality.”  ~  Arnold Bennett  … [Read more...]

Moving on After Divorce: You Can Do It

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So the divorce is final and the kids have come to grips with the fact that mommy and daddy are no longer an item. What’s next?  … [Read more...]

BabyDaddy Drama

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It’s all over the news, that Halle Berry and her daughter’s father are having custody issues.  The media calls it news, but we common folk call it baby daddy drama.  I know that initially Halle … [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...]

I CAN’T Take Time For Myself!

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I know you.  Don’t look over your shoulder.  I’m talking to you girlfriend.  I know you.  You’re his wife, their mother, your boss’s employee, your mother’s child and your best … [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.

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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...]

Six Things That I Wish Parents Knew…

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I’ve been an English teacher for the last five years and I must say that I have learned a lot in my work with students. I love working with young people, but I have found that one of the hardest … [Read more...]