Book of the Month šŸ“š October

With all the craziness surrounding the month of September (Hurricane Irma), I did not take the time to read a new book. I should have, as it would have taken my mind off everything else going on. As Iā€™m just now getting my groove back (also missed the last 2 weeks of class and had…

Hurricane Irma ā˜”ļøā›ˆšŸŒ©āš”ļøšŸ˜³

A born and bred New Yorker, I’m trying not to freak out too much about Hurricane Irma! When you’re not used to hurricanes, the littlest talk gets you super nervous. As moms, we have to try our best to be calm so our jitters are not passed down to our kids. I have been talking…

NY NY!!

While we’re winding down, going back to school (southern states may have began already) I realized that our summer was no where as eventful as last summer! However, one impromptu trip to my home, New York was one of great significance.   You see, while I was born and raised in the big apple (I’ve…

Book of the Month šŸ“š (August)

Now I know y’all enjoyed reading Charlamagne’s book- Black Privilege: Opportunity comes to those who create it last month! As much as an ass he can be, he really dropped some loads of wisdom! I hope you use some of those tips to live life to your fullest potential!  Since this is the last summer…

Girls Trip…. for the Mamas!Ā 

This weekend, movies theaters all over were flooded with women going to see the comedy “Girls Trip” starring Queen Latifah, Jada Pickett-Smith, Regina Hall and Tiffany Haddish.  This movie was a much needed laugh out loud film for black woman- for ALL women! From a Moms point of view, I’ll tell you why it is…

Chefin’ it up! šŸ‘©šŸ¾ā€šŸ³

Most of your earliest memories of cooking (especially as a black woman), is… Who taught you?  What are their special dishes? Any secret families recipes? … you’ll get stories of remembrance like standing on a stool with grandma breaking up the green beans. Stories of how you baked cookies from scaratch with your favorite Auntie…

Blogger Recognition Award šŸ„‡Ā 

Ayyyyyyeeeee!! Yup, this Queen was nominated for a Blogger Recognition Award! I’m so honored…. not just because I’ve only recently began blogging in January, but also because doing it makes ME happy! For others to recognize and appreciate my words just fills me up even more! It inspires me to keep writing and always acknowledge…

Book of the Month šŸ“š (July)

Can you believe we’re already in the SEVENTH month of this year! At this rate we’ll have read 12 books by the end of the year! It’s summer so I decided to read something that will stir up a bit of controversy, get those opinions rolling and minds thinking! Especially when the book is written…

You Are Not Alone!Ā 

The Month of May is nationally known as Mental Health Awareness Month. It would be an absolute injustice not to talk about an area of depression that affects many new moms. In fact, it would be unfair. You or someone you know may be suffereing or have suffered from: POSTPARTUM DEPRESSION  Postpartum depression is depression…

Book of the Month (June) šŸ“š

I decided to announce the book I am reading for the Month of June ahead of time to give you time to purchase the book if you choose to read along with me! I purchased mine on Amazon  Growing up in an urban neighborhood, I always had high hopes for myself- And I didn’t let…

And the winner is… šŸ¤žšŸ¾(Mother’s Day Giveaway)Ā 

So I decided to host a Mother’s Day giveaway!! I wanted to take the time to honor one lucky mama with a gift basket filled with goodies from some other Mompreneuers! Listed below are details on how to enter and some of the prizes included in the gift basket!  ModernDayBlackMama’s Mother’s Day giveaway! One lucky…

“Hair” today, gone tomorrow!Ā 

Really Shea Moisture? šŸ¤¦šŸ¾ā€ā™€ļø In my Charlemagne voice, “I give you Donkey šŸŽ of the day!” (More like a lifetime because I’m sure you just lost a lot of customers!) If you are not familiar with the recent events with the Shea Moisture brand, read a magazine, go on YouTube, social media etc…) The recent…