Being Intentional About Creating Family Memories

Being Intentional About Creating Family Memories

They say scent has a stronger connection to memory than any of our senses. I’m pretty sure they are right, because every time I smell Ivory Soap, I immediately think of my mother. It’s incredible how something as simple as a bar of soap can rekindle childhood memories. Ivory Soap was definitely woven into the fabric of my upbringing, so I… Continue Reading

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

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