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My Feet are FREE

Hey Y’all: Monday marks the unofficial start of Summer and my toes are ready! If you are anything like me getting a pedicure is a true luxury but something that must be done during the summer months. I am so happy to have shed the closed toed shoes and sneakers and have on my flip […]

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Figure it out!!!

Hey Y’all: Yesterday after a visit to my office my boys tried to drive me insane. They were fighting over Spencer one of the steam engines from Thomas and Friends. Now there are two Spencer’s in our house one big one and one smaller one. Erick was playing with the bigger Spencer and of course […]


I need…

SLEEP! Hey Y’all: I Wikipediaed Sleep Deprivation and I think I clearly have the symptoms! Irritability – check Cognitive Impairment or brain fog – check Memory lapses or loss – check – I already shared that I can’t remember peoples names! Impaired moral judgment – check – I’ve considered slapping a few people upside their […]

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The Lunchroom Altercation

Hey y’all: The other day my husband received a call from the nurse at Erick’s school stating that he had a bump and scratch on his head. He was told that the Dean would call him and fill him in on the details of the indecent. Needless to say I was a little upset hearing […]

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Hey Y’all: As we walked into our house a couple Sunday’s ago Erick walked up to his father and said;“Daddy are you sure Leah and Myles are a part of our family?”I was still walking up the stairs and couldn’t believe my ears.“Babe, did Erick just ask you if Leah and Myles belonged to the […]


That’s Not My Name!

Hey Y’all: Ok I have a problem but I don’t know if I want to solve it. I typically don’t call people by their names. Sweetheart, dumpling, sugah, honey, lovely, dearest, honey, sugarbooboo and most recently darling… have been a few of the names that I call folks. At work, church, home and pretty much […]


Happy Mother’s Day 2010

Mother, Mommy, Ma, Mama, Mami, Grandma, Great-Grandma; whatever you call her or are called, in honor of Mother’s Day I would like to dedicate this post to you/them. Being a mother is… A blessingA challengeA pleasureA gift… As the mother of three beautiful children I now understand the sacrifices and decisions my mother has made. […]

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Adoption Wednesday: Points from a Lady

Hey Y’all: It’s been quite some time since I’ve posted an Adoption Wednesday post, so here is some food for thought from a very good friend of my Kaeisha O’Neal (she was one of the beautiful people I spotlighted during Black History Month. —– Maybe it is the recent birth announcements that have me thinking […]