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4 Films That Remind Me of Our Love Story + $50 Family Dollar GC Giveaway

After Valentine’s Day and the Academy Awards back to back, I’ve been thinking a lot about films. I don’t go to the theater as I’d like and it’s usually for a kids’ movie screening like, ...

Easy School Fundraiser with Tea Collection Clothing

Tea Collection’s Spring School Days program is launching in March! You can help your school just by shopping for your favorite globally-inspired kids clothes from Tea Collection. Tea’s School Days was created to expand their ...

How to Take a Digital Diet

I noticed that I spend way too much time “plugged in.” I carry my iPhone everywhere. I’m always using my social media apps to manage my presence for Mommy Talk Show.  When I’m not on my phone, I’m on my ...

Sweet Potato Pie Recipe Passed Down by Generations

My dream is to be the type of woman who can walk into a kitchen and whip up an amazing meal without a recipe. I am not that type of woman. A recipe is my crutch, my guide, and my lifeline. Without a recipe I am officially lost in the ...

Product Review
Work at Home Mom’s Guide to Survive Flu Season #ReliefIsHere

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Simple Blueberry Puff Pastry

It’s been way too long since I’ve had a Ladies Night Out where my mommy friends get together to chat, relax and eat. Thanks to sponsor Pepperidge Farm I just had a fun night with my blogging buddies where we tasted some ...

(VIDEO) 6 Reasons Why I Love the South Beach Diet

For 2015, like many of you, I’m getting back in the saddle with my health and fitness journey. Back in 2012, I introduced #FitnessFriday where I shared my weight loss journey each week. I lost more than 10 pounds and connected ...

(VIDEO) Bantu Knot Tutorial with December Onyx Box Products #WeAreOnyx

I just used the December Onyx Box products to create one of my go-to hair styles: bantu knots that I pull out and wear in a curly style. Since my hair is naturally kinky it is resistant to curl unless I blow dry, flat iron and curl it ...

Atlanta Area
My Week at Roc House Fitness Spa in Buckhead

Welcome to another #FitnessFriday on my journey to live healthier. I’ve shared a bit on Facebook and Instagram that I was asked to review a one week experience at Roc House Fitness Spa in Buckhead. A ...

Atlanta Valentine’s Day Restaurants Round-Up

This year Valentine’s Day is on a Saturday so I expect the Atlanta-area restaurants to be even more crowded than usual. How can you navigate the thousands of eateries in Atlanta without feeling overwhelmed? ...

Atlanta Spring Kids Consignment Sales

It’s Spring Consignment Sale Season! So I put together this short list of 2015 Atlanta Spring Kids Consignment Sales to help you buy gently used items or sell the ones you’ve been saving. If you know of ...

Financial and Relationship Lessons from Flex and Shanice

Flex and Shanice are “broke celebrities” on their way back to stardom and financial success. Thanks to their new reality show on OWN TV, audiences can catch up on what’s happened in the 20 years ...

Figuring Out 40
(Live Webcast) What Every Woman Needs To Know About Turning 40

Join me for a live webcast you can watch here on Monday, February 23rd at 11 a.m. EST, “What Every Woman Needs To Know About Turning 40.” As ...

(Printable) Write a Letter of Forgiveness to Yourself

Are there things that go through your mind when you’re alone in the shower or taking a walk that deal with forgiving yourself? Whether you’re ...

Once You’re 40, the Reality of Retirement Smacks You in the Face

Oh crap! Saving for retirement is smacking me right in the face. It was so much easier when I was working full-time. My 401 (k) contributions were deducted ...

Talk Show
[VIDEO] Disney Dreamers Academy Deadline & Tracey D. Powell Interview

For high school students with big dreams, Disney’s Dreamers Academy with help from TV Host Steve Harvey and Essence Magazine, presents a three day ...

[VIDEO] New ABC Show black-ish: Don’t Compare it to The Cosby Show! #blackishABC

Check out my YouTube video showcasing why I hope people won’t compare the new ABC Show black-ish to The Cosby Show and keep reading for more details ...

Summer Survival Series: [VIDEO] How to get a Free EpiPen Coupon

Part of surviving this summer includes being ready for emergencies including allergic reactions to foods, bug bites and allergens. As a food allergy mom, ...