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?" -- You see my face right? No, he's clearly not hungry. "He's only 1 with … Continue reading SHAME ON IT ALL. Explicit Language Warning. True Reflections on Mom Shaming.
I know Will and Jada & Swiss and Alicia, have y'all thinking that being a blended family means that you are having Thanksgiving dinners together and traveling to exotic locations as a collective. But unfortunately, that's not the truth for most blended family situations. Don't get me wrong that would be nice, but the truth … Continue reading The Blended TRUTH
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 here … Continue reading Meet A. Paige — Opening the Book on Active Duty Spouse Life
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." The black guy has his armed crossed for a reason. Ijs. My response is both simple and complex. For one, the schools they are zoned to attended are not the … Continue reading The FEAR by Queen feat. Marcus the Visual
The qestion I really ask myself - Can I truly have it all?
So there's this notion in motherhood that, your children are supposed to be better dressed than you as a mother. And that it's ok if you walk around looking like a rag doll, as long as your children are well kept. You have minimal standards. You wear sweats, mini-you wears jeans. The world smiles on your mothering skills and 'sacrifice'.
I know mom jeans are making a comeback, but not with me. I'm not ready to pull out my Levi's 550 just yet. Instead, I find myself in a strange space when it comes to fashion, especially as mom. Let me take you back. So my love for fashion really didn't start until about middle … Continue reading Mom Jeans? But Why.
Who am I? If you didn't read that in the Petey Pablo "Raise Up" voice, then we are not the same. No, but seriously -- Who am I? I am the Queen. (Ask my kids, they'll tell ya! 😂) I am a 30-year old mother, wife, sister, daughter, and friend. I have been married to … Continue reading Meet the Queen