What Mama Learned Last Week: On Being Called the Nword For the First Time

What Mama Learned Last Week: On Being Called the Nword For the First Time

Motherhood is full of lessons and sometimes, I’m open to learning them. Here’s what I picked up last week in this week’s edition of  What Mama Learned. I don’t have a clever heading this week. I considered a few… “I’m Black.” “The 60s Weren’t That Long Ago.” “I Live in the Deep South.” “Racism is Real.”… Continue Reading

What Mama Learned Last Week: On Being a Mom, Coloring Contests & Change

What Mama Learned Last Week: On Being a Mom, Coloring Contests & Change

Motherhood is full of lessons and sometimes, I’m open to learning them. Here’s what I picked up last week in this week’s edition of  What Mama Learned. Being a mom is rewarding. As much as I often whine and complain about my kids, I realize the privilege it is that they call me mom. I also realize… Continue Reading

What Mama Learned Last Week: On Friendship and Parenting

What Mama Learned Last Week: On Friendship and Parenting

Motherhood is full of lessons and sometimes, I’m open to learning them. Here’s what I picked up last week in this week’s edition of  What Mama Learned. You gotta have friends. …and they should be friends who add laughter and wisdom and positivity to your life! Remember the lesson on intentionality? You have to be intentional… Continue Reading

What Mama Learned Last Week: On Selfies and Intentionality

What Mama Learned Last Week: On Selfies and Intentionality

Motherhood is full of lessons and sometimes, I’m open to learning them. Here’s what I picked up last week in this week’s edition of  What Mama Learned. Value intentionality. My first lesson from last week is really advice to you: be intentional in what you do. Stop letting your circumstances dictate your behavior. Instead, choose how you… Continue Reading

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