My Baby is Turning 1!

So I’ll save you time, yes I’m that Mom. The theme: Black Excellence Yes we will begin the festivities with “Lift Every Voice and Sing” Yes we are singing the Stevie Wonder version of the birthday song. Yes we will have a libation ceremony to honor our ancestors. Yes we are eating Soul Food. Yes…

Say Our Name!

I’m talking to women this whole blog post, so if you have lived experience as a woman come on in. Everyone else is free to read it, and probably should, but I want to be clear on who this “conversation” is between and inform you of your guest status if you fall outside of the…

Veterans Day Honesty

This is my first Veteran’s day without my buddy. We’d figure out where to go to eat even if we couldn’t meet up so, I’m not so enthused this year. However, not making the scramble out to grab something delicious has given me time to reflect. I can’t possibly speak for anyone but myself, but…

We. Been. Knew. (Election Opinion)

As a person that’s had the opportunity to live in several places and have close dealings with others, here’s my take on what we just witnessed in this election cycle. Let me start this by saying, I’ve never missed an election since turning 18 no matter where I’ve lived. I voted absentee when I was…