This year I lost someone very dear to me. A big sister, friend, confidant, and one of my biggest cheerleaders in life passed away several months ago from cancer. This Christmas was my first Christmas without her (you can read a little about my grief process in a post I wrote about her here) and… Continue reading If You Were Here…
Hello blogging world! I've missed you! What have you been up to? Me? Oh, you know...just moving over 1000 miles away from my place of residence for the past 5 years. In one of my last posts I announced that my husband and I would be moving to Florida (you can read about it here).… Continue reading How’s Florida?!
Should couples in interracial relationships, where one of the races is black, discuss issues impacting the black community with their biracial children? My opinion: Yes Recently I heard someone (a white woman) say her child heard about "police shooting black men" from students at his school, and came home in a panic about their father… Continue reading Bi-racial and the Parental Responsibility
Last week I made a post announcing my family's upcoming move to Florida (you can read that post here). This week I wanted to give people an inside to my raw reaction to this decision. I am excited about the opportunity NOW, but friends, let me tell you, that wasn't always the case. Here's the… Continue reading A Wife’s Sacrifice
Someone recently joked that I've been threatening this day since I arrived in Cincinnati 5 years ago -- I guess now I'm making good on that threat lol! You read the title correctly: I am moving back to Florida (in September 2018). My husband, with bittersweet feelings, accepted a position as a Senior Software Engineer… Continue reading Moving Back to Florida
I'm back! Have you missed me?! I've missed writing posts, reading them, and interacting with other bloggers. I've also missed calling myself a blogger lol #millenialproblems So, what's been new with me since my last post? A lot, actually. Before I get into that, I want to take a moment to thank my reader friends… Continue reading Therapist to the Stars
Are daughters harder to parent than sons? The following conversation recently took place at work: Co-worker #1: (after seeing a girl who looked like she was wearing a really short dress or a really long shirt) What is she wearing?! Ugh, I'm glad I didn't have daughters! Co-worker #2: (overheard the comment) Amen! Mine hasn't… Continue reading Daughters vs. Sons