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Wordless Wednesday: Whipping Her Hair

Hey Y’all: My 2yr old daugher LOVES Willow Smith’s “Whip My Hair” whenever she has beads in her beautiful locks she treats me to her own rendition. Today’s wordless wednesday is of her whipping her hair back and forth… Until next time…MUAH!

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Is it Valentine’s Day Yet???

Hey Y’all: Just about everyday of the past three weeks my son has asked me if it was Valentine’s Day yet. Granted I did already purchase his Valentine’s Day candy for his classmates, teacher and favorite crossing guards but I find it quite amusing that he asks EVERYDAY. This morning like I’ve done every morning, […]

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Top 5 Black History Month Picture Books

Hey There: As a follow up to yesterday’s post here is my list of picture books that are perfect reading for children during Black History month. They each have beautiful illustration and heartfelt stories. Conrows by Camile Yarbrough The Middle Passage by Tom Feelings From Slave Ship to Freedom Road John Henry by Julius Lester […]

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Top 5 Must Reads for Black History Month

Hey Folks: I just began a very intriguing read and think it’s perfectly suited for BHM. While reading I decided to create a list of ‘must reads’ for this month and beyond, of course. For Adults: The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot  Her name was Henrietta Lacks, but scientists know her as […]

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Black History Month 2011 – Everyday Superstars

Hey Y’all: Welcome to the shortest, sweetest and most historical month of the year. As I did last year in celebration of Black History Month I’d like to profile “Everyday Superstars.” Everyday Superstars are ordinary men, women and children doing extra ordinary things in their community such as mentoring, spearheading a charitable cause or just […]