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 📚 (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! 

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! 👩🏾‍🍳

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 🥇 

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 📚 (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! 

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) 📚

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… 🤞🏾(Mother’s Day Giveaway) 

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! 

Really Shea Moisture? 🤦🏾‍♀️ In my Charlemagne voice, “I give you Donkey 🐎 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…

Book of the Month 📚(May)

If you’ve been following the blog and reading with me, you know that we have been diving into books that help us to realize what our passion is. What is it that you would love to be doing daily? What are you great at without much effort but brings forth an insane amount of happiness? …

I’m about that Green Smoothie Life! 

How does one go from living a pescatarian lifestyle to completely unhealthy?! And it doesn’t even begin there- I was raised only eating chicken 🍗 turkey 🦃 and fish 🐟… I only started eating chicken again once I because pregnant with my son. I wanted to ensure I was getting all the proper nutrients for…