March, 2018

  • 5 March

    Why You Need Prenatal Vitamins Before, During & After Your Pregnancy

    One of the first things I bought when I found was out I was pregnant was buy a bottle of prenatal vitamins. I think I got them from my neighborhood organic store. I switched brands throughout my pregnancy and kept taking them for the almost two years while I breastfed …

February, 2018

  • 27 February

    15 Minute Home Cleaning Dash with Windex®

    15 Minute Home Cleaning

    This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #WindexMovieNight #CollectiveBias #PutSomeWindexOnIt I have wonderful memories of going to see movies in the theaters with my parents when I lived at home. My Dad and I saw his favorite action films and …

  • 21 February

    Dark Skin & Natural Hair are the Beauty Standard in Black Panther’s Wakanda

    Feature Wakanda Beauty

    In the Black Panther movie’s fictional African country, Wakanda, I am the beauty standard. What saddens me is that it took 44 years for me to finally see myself reflected on the big screen. I saw myself in General Okoye (played superbly by Danai Gurira), leader of the all women army, Dora Milaje. …

  • 15 February

    (VIDEO) Don’t Boycott Peter Rabbit Movie for the Food Allergy Prank

      Our 7-year-old was excited to see the Peter Rabbit movie once he saw the trailers on TV. He’s read the books in school and watched the TV version of the Peter Rabbit series. When we got an opportunity to watch a preview of the film, A.J. was elated. It …

  • 14 February

    4 Films That Remind Me of Our Love Story

    Our Love Story

    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, “Annie.”  Every Oscar season I wish I’d seen more new films so I could have a strong …