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Educate Yourself

Just because you have the natural ability to do something well, there are still things to learn.

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Father /Son Interview

Erick is in the 11th grade (not sure when that happened?). This year he is doing somethings that are of interest to him specifically video tech. Erick has always loved to be behind the camera. I would often find random videos of him creating scenes from Thomas the Tank Engine on my phone. Prior to […]

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New Music Friday: Breaks From The Soul

Stix Bones is at is again!!!

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New Music Friday: Stix Bones

Breakin’ The Dance Floor!

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50 Rules for Dads of Daughters (Repost)

Hey Y’all, A Facebook friend shared this list from Life To Her Years and I had to share half the list with you. It’s heart warming and thought provoking. 1. Love her mom. Treat her mother with respect, honor, and a big heaping spoonful of public displays of affection. When she grows up, the odds are […]

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National Poetry Month 2013

Hey Y’all, April is National Poetry Month.I considered myself a poet once upon a time. That is until I was introduced to the world of Poets in Brooklyn NY. There was a poetry revelation going on within the African American community, these kids were ‘crunchy granola’s. The first Black people I’ve ever meet that were vegetarians and politically radical. I was introduced to […]

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Happy Valentines Day

I have had the same Valentine for the past 21 years! The above song was written by him about us!I have loved this man for over half my life and will continue to Live, Overjoyed & Victorious Everyday with him. Happy Valentine’s Day Baby Until next time…MUAH!

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16 Years, 16 Lessons Learned!

Today I wish my beloved husband a very happy 16th wedding anniversary. Over the past 16 years I’ve learned some rather useful lessons. Of course I won’t share them all but here are 16 for every year of wedded bliss. BTW I borrowed 14 of these from my blog post in 2010 when I was […]

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Wordless Wednesday: My Boyfriend

Found out today is National Boyfriend day (no idea who came up with that one) Here is a picture of my boyfriend (now husband) from the early 1990’s.

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Working Women: The T-Cup Cafe

Hey Y’all, Today I would like to spotlight The T-Cup Cafe.  I spoke with Tanya Brown one of he owners and here is what she shared. What is the name and focus of your business? The T-Cup Cafe is a coffee shop that was established in September 2008, by my husband Reginald and me. We […]