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25 Things Learned By 26

A bitch is getting old y’all. Next month I will become a brand new 26-year-old. Here are 25 things I’ve learned since turning 25. Birthdays aren’t important between 22-29. It’s sometimes healthier to be demoted from a friend to associate. Fall is the detox season. Celebrate and cherish every errand ran without a baby on […]

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Feature | Lifestyle

The Blended TRUTH

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 […]

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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 in […]

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Feature | Lifestyle

Y’all. These Kids Don’t Have JOBS.

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’.

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Feature | Lifestyle

Mom Jeans? But Why.

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 […]

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