If you’re like me and have more than one kid, you have probably come to the realization that your kids, although they may have (or not) come from the same mother and father, are NOT the same people. For example, my son is the oldest, and then I have my girls. My son Jayden […]
I know some people like to think they know everything, but it is impossible. My son celebrated his eleventh birthday on October 6th. The night before his birthday I stayed awake for quite some time, marveling at the fact that I have been a mother for over a decade. It wasn’t anything I signed up […]
As I was growing up, I was always disgusted by the idea of a man having say over me in any capacity. That was why I typically shunned relationships and marriage. My first relationship in high school was over just as fast as it started because he started making requests of me that didn’t go […]
I did my due diligence as a mom and tried to keep Layla as comfortable as possible this weekend, as she had a cough and some sniffles. In return, she gave the mess to me and promptly got better. SMH Y’all have a good week.
When I get to heaven, one of the first things I’d like to do is find Eve and give her an open-handed slap in da mouf. Not “the mouth”. Da MOUF. I can’t think of a bigger pain in the hindparts than this whole menstrual cycle garbage. Mine has been wonky to the nth degree […]
Today was a bit trying. Despite my best efforts to get to bed at about 11:30 and wake up around 6:15 so I can have breakfast ready by the time my husband gets home and my kids wake up, which I believe would allow me sufficient sleep to operate during the day, it hasn’t worked […]
Like most Americans who were of age at the time, I remember exactly what I was doing when news of what is now referred to as the 9/11 attacks occurred. I was a student at Grand Valley State University. I was getting ready to go to class, and as I usually did, had the […]