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Black Like Me

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Crabs in a barrel syndrome.

I am very disappointed at the comments made about Gabby Douglas’ hair. But I have to admit I am not very surprised. I am not sure about the extent of it, but it has made national news which is embarrassing. My children rarely have people who look like them achieve so much on such a … Continue reading

Mommies, please teach you Black babies to swim.

Today my twins start their swim lessons, just like their brother did when he was two. Two years old may seem a bit young but I want to make sure that the kids are comfortable with the water from an early age. As a Black parent this is very important to me. Besides the obvious … Continue reading

My June Birchbox

I love the beginning of the month because it means my new Birchbox will be arriving. It arrived on Saturday which allowed me plenty of time to dig through the box. Here’s what came this month: 1. Apothederm Stretch Mark Cream- I guess by this age Birchbox has figured out that our skin is shot if we have … Continue reading

Twin names are twice as hard!

Oh yay! The 2011 Security list of popular baby names is out. I have a thing for names. I think they mean a lot. I admit that I get a little picture in my head of people when I hear their names. So you can image when it came to naming my three children, it was a very … Continue reading

This is me!

Twenty fingers, Twenty toes
Plenty of work, heaven knows!
Four little arms to hold tight.
Four little cheeks to kiss at night.
(plus my sweet little boy of course)

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