“My Son: Making Changes and Making Friends.” My Latest Article for Mahattan Family Magazine!

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A few days ago, a friend of mine came across my most recent article for Manhattan Family magazine, entitled “My son: Making changes and making friends.” She shared with me her experience with her own daughter and her belief that sometimes we need to just give our children time. … [Read more...]

Taking A Break From The Cold… Pics From The Beach!


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Having A Beautiful Time In The MIA!


I had a great birthday celebration yesterday. I started my day with the kids. Then it was off to Miami! … [Read more...]

Special Delivery!


Today my husband and I were supposed to have a special Valentine’s Day lunch which didn’t happen as things sometimes don’t in parenting land, but all was not lost. … [Read more...]

My Husband Featured On CNBC.com!

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This month many of us will be talking about all the amazing accomplishments of many African Americans both past and present. I’d like to take a moment to talk about another amazing African American … [Read more...]

The More You Know, The More You Grow….


Last night I watched the movie, American Promise on PBS, a story about the ups and downs (mostly downs) of two African American boys attending The Dalton School, one of the most … [Read more...]

The One Thing I Have Learned About Romance Since Getting Married


The one thing I’ve learned about romance since getting married is that romance doesn’t happen in a vacuum. You actually have to make it happen, which for me wasn’t always easy. … [Read more...]

I Guess It’s All About Perspective…


  So the last few weeks have been really challenging for me. My kids (my two boys really) have stopped sleeping through the night and haven’t been sleeping through the night for some time now. Now, when this first started. … [Read more...]

Let’s Talk About Hair.


It’s always a struggle to brush/comb my boys’ hair before going out. I mean, it’s a struggle with Eva too but she’s a bit more cooperative than they are. If my boys see anyone and I mean anyone coming with a brush … [Read more...]

Just What I Wanted And Needed…


My Christmas gifts really took me by surprise this year especially since my husband and I had decided that … [Read more...]