Jun 26 2018

So last year I took my little booger blackberry picking before he was even able to sit up. And I’m planning to do it again within the next week or two. And then it hit me. I never posted our meetup from strawberry picking! This was such a[…]

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Jun 26 2018

Coan Park Easily one of my favorite parks in Atlanta to attend. Here’s why: Great for mixed age groups. There’s a lot to do for babies with the swings and crawling on the grass all the way up to older children with the slides and monkey bars. Bright.[…]

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Jun 26 2018

Let’s Face It… Toddlers and tantrums go together like peanut butter and jelly. They’re learning to process their emotions, boundaries and the world around them at such a young age. One minute they’re sweet. And then the next? Totally sour. It can be overwhelming. I get it. And[…]

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Jun 18 2018

It’s Kwanzaa every single day in our household. From an early age, it’s important to introduce the values you want your children to uphold as they get older. For our family, the Kwanzaa principles play a large part in outlining the values in our household. Imani- Faith Umoja-[…]

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Jun 13 2018

I didn’t come to play with y’all today. Some of you get it. Some of you don’t. But hear me now. Raising a toddler is on some extra terrestrial ish. For those of you that don’t know, check my son’s typical schedule. 7:40-7:50 Get dressed. 7:50-8:30 Drive in[…]

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Jun 13 2018

It should actually be called play dope. I love play dough for children. I love handmade play dough especially, but I’m good for using store bought from time to time. Here are my top five reasons why play dough is one of my favorite early childhood tools for[…]

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Jun 8 2018

Well, for all children… But I’m speaking in reference to our brown babies. One of the things that I tend to reflect on is where we are headed as a global community. Where will technology and all its advances carry us? I think one of the things I’ve[…]

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Jun 8 2018

Malcolm X is such an inspirational figure to me. I wanted to share his legacy with families so that they would begin to celebrate him with a more spirited intention. So I put together the Malcolm X Family Fest. Three hours of family fun learning about the man[…]

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Jun 8 2018

First: An Explanation I haven’t been blogging much for a while. I was going to list reasons as to why but, truthfully, it doesn’t matter. I have lots to share so I’ll just jump into it! Second: An Exploration I’m always looking for great opportunities to expand on[…]

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