I suppose I should feel Sad. When I envisioned myself becoming a mother I pictured a two parent household, a…

The moment I told my mother I was pregnant, the first thing she said was, “You know your life is…

We all have a hair story I can remember being 12 and deciding I wanted dread locs, my hair was…

By now I think we’ve used this word more in the past week than we will in our lifetimes. Is it just me or are you guys sick of hearing it too? Of course we have to be vigilant during these uncertain times and being careful and cautious are without question the number one priority but unfortunately being confined can often times lead to boredom and restlessness especially when you have children. So I bring to you,

If I had a dollar for every time someone made reference to the fact I’ve kept up with myself after…

Now I wouldn’t go calling myself an expert, but I mean they don’t call me “The Wine Drinking Mom” for…

The topic of slavery, the elephant in the room no one wants to talk about. With my son only being…

First off, Happy New Year! I said it last year and the year before that and I’m pretty sure almost…

Thanksgiving, a time to gather round with family and friends, a time to give thanks, a time to reminisce, and…

It’s funny because my two year old son asks me, “Momma you want some vine”? any time we are at dinner…

Anytime I hear about someone I know getting married I’m so excited for them, part of me even envious dare…

To whom it May Concern: How many other people’s moms started their notes in school off like this? I bet…

Seeking treatment is no admission to any mental illness if anything it’s an admission to wanting more for yourself.

Picture this, a mom… on her grind, working hard to support her kid(s), making sure they are taken care of…

From the moment I found out I was pregnant, I knew I wanted to breastfeed. It didn’t take some nurse…

I’ve had this conversation more than a few times in my life, and I don’t think it’ll ever make sense…

Have you ever sat back and wondered, “What the hell happened to my sex life?”— well just know you are not alone.

I think I love you more now… I can remember you saying in the hospital as I was in labor,…

Dear Governor Kay Ivey,   Did you think in all of your 74 years of living you’d be referred to…

I’d be lying if I said becoming a mother hasn’t taken over in all areas of my life. —at work, if something comes up, my response, “well y’all just gotta figure it out”  because guess what— I’m a mom first. It’s girls night and something comes up, “Sorry ladies I know we’ve been planning this forever, but I gotta cancel”—- I’m a mom first. I find myself reiterating the fact being a mom is number one when it comes to many areas of my life, and in most areas, I’m finding that people won’t always be happy with you prioritizing being a mother first. *Kanye shrug*Not my problem.

This past weekend I took my 20-month-old son to see Sesame Street Live, we were accompanied by one of my…

Last year, at work I overheard some older ladies talking about what they wanted for Mother’s Day, a woman replied, “I just want a day to myself, I want my husband to take the kids out… I want to take a bath, enjoy a glass of wine, and just rest”. The woman next to her couldn’t agree more. Foolish of me as I approached my first Mother’s Day, I thought, “that’s it”?

Dear Da-Da, On a scale from 1-10 how relaxed are you? Because me, I’m like a -7. Since we’ve had…

  I read this today, and I might receive a lot of backlash for it… But I’m inclined to agree…

With the weather finally breaking, I’m starting to feel flooded with working mom guilt all over. Working 2 jobs has…

In wake of the passing of Ermias Joseph Asghedom better known as “Nipsey Hussle”, it has us all questioning our…

Pregnancy was nothing new to me as I made a few poor decisions in my late teens, early twenties that resulted in 2 abortions and a miscarriage that would have most likely resulted in an abortion as well. —- I was so ignorant, I was never taught abortions were not a form of birth control; I learned the hard way