From the time many girls are little they are dreaming of motherhood. But there's a BIG secret nobody told us before we became moms. When my first child, Kyle, was born, I looked down into his chubby little face and vowed I would be the best mother this earth had ever known. Four weeks later … [Read more...] about Motherhood: The Big Secret Nobody Told You.
His racist words shocked me, “I don’t want a NEGRO to live within a stone’s throw of my house.” Did I really hear racism? No, I couldn’t have! His children were sitting around the table with him along with his wife, and their friends. I listened closely. If the man said anything else about black … [Read more...] about “I Don’t Want A Negro to Live Next to Me,” His Racism Shocked Me!
Whining kids were my expertise since I had five kids close together, and three in diapers at once. Are you a mom in need of some good advice on how to get your kids to stop whining? Well, this mama used to be in your shoes. Recently a young mom messaged me with this question: My son and … [Read more...] about Whining Kids and How to Get Them To Stop Now
Having a new baby is a life-changing event in a woman's life. It can also be a wonderful opportunity for friends and family to show the new mom they care, by helping her with her baby. I want to talk about why a new mom needs your help more than your advice. Me, my daughter Charity and my … [Read more...] about Why A New Mom Needs Your Help More Than Your Advice
I woke at 4 am like usual and rolled out of bed. Grabbing my cell phone and glasses, I headed out into the kitchen to make a pot of coffee...the best part of any day. I looked at my phone and saw my daughter Charity had sent me six messages. Soon I would meet Alice from Wonderland... Excitement and … [Read more...] about Meet Alice from Wonderland
Today, I want to share with you what it was like to be raised with an autistic brother. Kyle isn’t just special needs, he is one of the most complex cases the medical community has seen. My brother was diagnosed with Autism, Bi-polar disorder, OCD, ODD and the list goes on. He suffers from severe … [Read more...] about What It Was Like to Be Raised With An Autistic Brother