19 Lessons 2019 Taught Me From the Queendom

The 19 Lessons of 2019 are brought to us by Herstun’s resident Queen. She is not with us often, but when she is, her content is some of the most popular on the site. Queen is a 30-something working mom, entrepreneur, & stylist living in Atlanta and raising five kids with her husband. Let’s seeContinue reading “19 Lessons 2019 Taught Me From the Queendom”

SHAME ON IT ALL. Explicit Language Warning. True Reflections on Mom Shaming.

Explicit Langauge Warning. This post is excellently written but does contain several expletives. If they make you queasy then beware. Herstun. “Do you really co sleep?” — Yes, it’s just as fulfilling as exhausting. “You’re not gonna make him eat?” — No, he’s clearly not hungry. “He’s only 1 with a tablet?” — Yes, he’sContinue reading “SHAME ON IT ALL. Explicit Language Warning. True Reflections on Mom Shaming.”

Meet A. Paige — Opening the Book on Active Duty Spouse Life

Well hello there. I am A. Paige and a few titles I have the pleasure to hold: Wife to my best friend Sister Mommy to 2 gremlin-angels Daughter Sister to 2 gremlin-angels Bestie to my BOSS girl tribe And all around hot mess. Lol. But don’t judge me though. I heard Herstun was out hereContinue reading “Meet A. Paige — Opening the Book on Active Duty Spouse Life”

The FEAR by Queen feat. Marcus the Visual

People ask me all the time why I am willing to drive my children across town to a school, that’s not in the “best neighborhood.” My response is both simple and complex. For one, the schools they are zoned to attended are not the best. Which would force us to have to put them inContinue reading “The FEAR by Queen feat. Marcus the Visual”

Pretty. BROWN. Girl. by Queen feat. Marcus the Visual

Last night, I watched Love and Hip-Hop Atlanta — Yes, reality TV, remember this is a guilt-free zone. — I cringed while watching Spice — the self-proclaimed Dance Hall queen — speak about wanting to bleach her skin so that she can be a successful music artist in the United States. Spice’s bleached-light skin andContinue reading “Pretty. BROWN. Girl. by Queen feat. Marcus the Visual”