Book of the Month ๐Ÿ“š(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!ย 

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 ๐Ÿ— turkey ๐Ÿฆƒ and fish ๐ŸŸ… 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…

Book of the Month! #Aprilย 

Its April y’all- TAX DEADLINE!! It’s  time to talk about finances! We will be reading “Real money answers for every woman: How to win the money game with or without a man” by Patrice C. Washington  This guide was written to help women get out of debt, rebuild their credit and fulfill their financial dreams! …

“Women don’t breastfeed, cultures do”ย 

“I’ve had 4 kids, but this- I cannot help you with”. These were the words spoken to me by my mother, who came down to Florida to watch her second grandson enter this world ๐ŸŒŽ and help me to make a smooth transition into motherhood. This was a new journey for me as a first…

ModernDayMama of the Month #Womens Month #March

Although I decided to feature “Woman of the Month” on a quarterly basis, I felt it would be an absolute  injustice NOT to feature some of the amazing women I’m surrounded by! Let’s face it- I am blessed to know some dope ass women!  An inner city High School, I attended Springfield Gardens and graduated…

Book of the Month! #March ๐Ÿ“š

It’s Women’s history Month, my Birthday month (3/13) so of course I wanted to read about a topic that’s very dear to me… BREASTFEEDING!! (Where’s our nursing emoji already ๐Ÿ™„, I bet they have a bottle of milk- ๐Ÿผ umm hmmm)   Breastfeeding is something that should be completely normal, but still gets frowned upon. We…

Cookies and Milk with a Cop

This weekend, my son and I attended a FREE event at our locol library called “Cookies ๐Ÿช and milk with a Cop ๐Ÿ‘ฎ๐Ÿฝโ€โ™€๏ธ”. First let me tell you how obsessed my child is with officers and utility vehicles (Police officers and cars, firefighters and fire trucks etc.), so this was a golden opportunity for him…

Full, Full, Full of LOVE โค๏ธย 

Raising my son with a woman, I’m sure most have wondered, and a few even questioned if our son would be getting everything he needed. “Does he need a father?, “Does he need siblings?”,  “Will he need counseling?” ๐Ÿค” Our response and stance even before he was conceived is simple: All he needs is LOVE…

Mama of the Month! #February โค

On a quarterly  basis, I will be featuring a Mama of the Month! A fearless Queen who juggles motherhood with other daily demands of life. Mothers who didn’t put their dreams on hold because they became parents… Queens who pour into their children and are their biggest supporters! What better month than the month of…

Krafty Kids

“He who works with his hands is a laborer. He who works with his hands and his head is a craftsman. He who works with his hands and his head is an artist” – St. Francis of Assisi And I’m not saying my lil man will be an artist, lol, but hey he will be…

Throw some ‘black’ on it!ย 

It’s Black History Month!! Although we recognize and honor our people all year round, this months emphasis on us is broadcasted worldwide…Boy am I proud! Looking at my sons library, I have to admit didn’t make me feel like a proud black woman. None of his books were written by African American authors. None of…