Category Archives: For OUR Daughters

Officially My 2013 Song of the Year: “Girl on Fire”

Claim it! This is officially my 2013 song of the year! Album review coming soon…

Video | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

FAQ: New Natural Hair Transitioning…

As of late going natural is the new trend & I get NUMEROUS questions from my new naturalista sistas about my crown of nearly 6 years. I decided to put ALL the info into one resource so its easier thus, … Continue reading

Posted in Beauty Tips, Black History, For OUR Daughters, Heeeeeeeeeeelp!, Love You Some You, Natural Hair Journey, Race Matters, Teach the babies, Things I Love | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Nominate a Maker: Women Who Make Southwest Florida

Do you know of a dynamic, trailblazing woman who is making a mark on our region in the arts, business, education and politics? Or an exceptional woman who is affecting change through her activism in environmental or social justice issues? … Continue reading

Posted in 239 Winner's Circle, Advocacy, For OUR Daughters, Girl Power, Inspirational/Motivational, Link-Ups, Things I Love | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Love Me So Naturally by Alicia James

Naturalistas, get into this.. like, ALL THE WAY into this…

Posted in Advocating for Kids, Beauty Tips, Black History, earCandy, Entertainment, For OUR Daughters, Girl Power, Inspirational/Motivational, Love You Some You, Love Your Skin, Natural Hair Journey, Race Matters, Teach the babies, Things I Love | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Attractive Qualities in a Man…

If you ask the average woman what traits she finds attractive in a man, you’ll hear a variety of answers including but not limited to physical traits, family values, etc. But I wanna delve a bit deeper into specific details … Continue reading

Posted in For OUR Daughters, For OUR Sons, I'm just sayin..., Inspirational/Motivational, L.O.V.E., Love You Some You, Love Your Skin, Race Matters, Teach the babies, Things I Love | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Welcome Baby Blue Ivy Carter…

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

Posted in All Things Parenting, For OUR Daughters, L.O.V.E., Things I Love | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Link-Up: Afeni Shakur-Davis’ Statement On The Occupy Movement

One of my favorite revolutionary sistas/walking testament and YOUR favorite hip hop mother, Afeni Shakur-Davis recently released a statement via the Tupac Amaru Shakur Foundation Facebook page on the Occupy Movement that’s definitely worth the read… Β  “The Occupy Wall … Continue reading

Posted in Advocacy, Black History, Education, For OUR Daughters, For OUR Sons, Race Matters, Teach the babies, Things I Love | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Flashback Track: “Ya Strugglin'” by KRS-One | 1990

Listen!!

Posted in Black History, Education, Entertainment, For OUR Daughters, For OUR Sons, Love You Some You, Love Your Skin, Music, Natural Hair Journey, Race Matters, Teach the babies, Things I Love | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Enter Your Essay for the “Where Did Our Love Go” Anthology!

Here is your opportunity to submit an essay to be included in an anthology with potential to be featured alongside a cable network series. There are 16 days left to submit your 1200 – 2500 word essay for consideration to … Continue reading

Posted in Black History, Books, For OUR Daughters, For OUR Sons, L.O.V.E., Things I Love | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Advocacy, Advocating for Kids, All Things Parenting, Education, Entertainment, For OUR Daughters, Heeeeeeeeeeelp!, please & thank you, Teach the babies, Things I Love | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment