Category Archives: All Things Parenting

Welcome Baby Blue Ivy Carter…

“You’re my child with the child from Destiny’s Child.”

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The FMHS New Age Step Team!

Ladies and gentlemen, my daughter has recently joined 15 of her classmates to form the 2011 “New Age” Step Team and I am ECSTATIC! So far we’ve held two fundraisers (a car wash and a bake sale) and scheduled for … Continue reading

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“Strong Enough to Bear the Children then Get Back to Bi’ness!”

Yes its true, she is superwoman. Yes she is. Only one week after giving birth to her sixth child, L. Boogie is BACK on the Coliseum stage at the L.A. Rising Festival this past weekendย … in heels might I add. … Continue reading

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Have You Heard of: “@ColoredMyMind”?

As the sister of an incredible young man who is severely autistic, the daughter of a woman who has struggled to hide the obvious pain she feels and (as a result) the creator of a very small African American Autism … Continue reading

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Jada. Mufkn. Pinkett. SMITH. (Uptown magazine)

Jada recently did a beautiful spread and interview and cover for UPTOWN magazine and I am loving, loving, loving the pics. Y’all know I Stan for her and her whole family. ESPECIALLY since I found out she is a Virgo! … Continue reading

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The New Craze in My Household… “Move Your Body”

When I say my kids and I have LITERALLY been doing this routine EVERY night, it is an UNDERstatement! Move Your Body is a TON of fun for the family and even my dog goes NUTS running around when we … Continue reading

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239WCLLC Poll: What would inspire you to volunteer more often?

Hey ((W))inners!! The 239 Winner’s Circle wants to inspire more people of ALL ages to volunteer in the community more often and we want to do what we can to make your experience better! Please vote in our anonymous poll … Continue reading

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Jada Pinkett-Smith on “Exploiting Her Children”

“Our children are allowed to stay in the paradigm of being a child, they donโ€™t have to take care of their families, they donโ€™t have to become the breadwinners or become the complete emotional and physical focus that happens to … Continue reading

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Carlina White “Finds Herself” After 23 Years Missing

Joy White went to Harlem hospital in 1987 with her 3 week old baby who had a high fever and unfortunately her baby was kidnapped by a woman posing as a nurse. Today, after 23 years and many suspicions about … Continue reading

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5 Ways to Celebrate MLK Day with Your Family

“I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character.” -Martin Luther King, Jr. Today … Continue reading

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