It is Mother's Day. Again. Last year for Mother's Day, I unplugged, and I was able to lift my spirits and cross off a major bucket list item by going to see Prince in concert. Alone. It was one of best days EVER! This year, Prince has passed away, I am still sad about … Continue reading So a Woman Thinketh, So is She
Dear Tyra, Hey girl! I wanted to drop you a quick note today because, you were "on my heart" as the church ladies say. I guess you can say I've been a fan for years. In the 90s, when you were in your modeling prime, I was in high school, and it was always nice to … Continue reading Dear Tyra: An Open Thank You note to Tyra Banks
This week kicks off the American Holiday season: Thanksgiving, Christmas, Hanukkah, New Year's Eve. Plenty of food, parties, shopping sprees, drinks, and time with family and friends. Time with family and friends usually means people want a life update: How's School? How's Work? Did you get the job you interviewed for? When are you going … Continue reading There’s No Place Like Home (And Endless Questions) for the Hoilidays
We're halfway through November (how did that happen?!) and I can't let this month go by without acknowledging that its National Adoption Awareness Month! I was not aware that there was such a thing, until this year, so now I have to enlighten everyone else. The focus for this year's month is adopting older youth … Continue reading November’s Not Just for Turkey.
I know I'm late, but the new thing I love is podcasts. I'm addicted. Serial. The Read. Freakanomics. I even sub to a wedding planning pod cast. They're entertaining, informative, and they help me get through my long commute home, so I'm always looking for a new show to subscribe to. I recently started listening … Continue reading Just like a Felon