Category: GIRLS

Don’t Tell Me Happy Father’s Day

Mother’s Day is big business in the United States. The National Retail Federation estimates that in 2015, over $21.2 billion was spent on Mother’s Day gifts. A projected 84.2% of Americans celebrated mommy with cards, brunch, flowers, jewelry, etc. It’s all well deserved, moms work hard. Mother’s Day is a joyous occasion many women look forward to celebrating and feeling appreciated. Tupac and Boyz II… Read more →

Five Lessons I Learned As A Soccer Coach

I’m a soccer mom. I watch soccer, I played soccer, my kids play soccer. Now, I can add soccer coach to my mommy resume. After 2 soccer seasons of coaching, I declared my retirement from the game. However, B’s desire to play has called me back out to the pitch. They say third time is a charm so I’m looking… Read more →

Little Lights Of Mine YouTube

I love sharing great mommy finds. I stumbled on a YouTube channel that I love. Ayesha Curry is a mom who makes fun videos with recipes and cool mommy finds. Her YouTube channel, Little Lights of Mine covers: *Tag Videos *Mommy Must Haves *Fitness Fridays *Vlogging (Family Trips) Ayesha has a 2 year old daughter so if you’re a new mom or have… Read more →

Homeless GA Teen Graduates Valedictorian

Chelesa Fearce. Remember that name. She will make an incredible impact on society one day. Chelesa a senior at Charles Drew High School in Clayton County, Georgia will graduate Valedictorian of her senior class. A wonderful feat in itself, however Chelesa spent most of her high school years homeless, living in shelters and her mother’s car along with her 3 siblings.… Read more →

Real Women Over Disney Princesses

I didn’t grow up obsessed with the whole Disney Princess thing. Yes, there are a couple good ones, but the lack of diversity among them didn’t really speak to me. Also, dressing up in an antebellum gown, pretending to be vulnerable, waiting to be saved by a man…YAWN. I guess it’s good I don’t have girls or that my boys aren’t… Read more →

50 Most Powerful Moms of 2013

As a mom and MBA student, Working Mother’s list of the 50 Most Powerful Moms of 2013 caught my eye. I was even more excited when I saw my imaginary BFF, Mariah Carey made the top 10. Way to go Bestie!!! Fellow Hollywood mommies, Beyonce’ and Giselle made the Top 10 as well. Working Mother says: These 50 American moms hold… Read more →

My Problem With Pretty

There’s always that 1 little girl that is SOOOO pretty. Everyone constantly compliments her in amazement and adoration. “You’re so pretty, you’re beautiful, OMG can’t believe how gorgeous you are”. Before she can read, she probably thinks, “Hi. You’re so pretty” is a standard greeting. I was never that little girl. Growing up, I was a chubby faced little girl… Read more →