Favorite Books of 2020

I set a reading goal of 35 books this year. Last year I was overly ambitious and tried to get in 100 books. Epic fail. So, this year I lightened my load and even though I didn’t hit my 35 book mark, I was only 6 books shy. It really wasn’t very hard to pick…

Moving In Silence

Those of you who follow me regularly probably noticed I’ve been avoiding talking too much personal stuff. The last few posts are book or food related. That was intentional because I was kind of sitting on a secret…I’M MOVING!!! I mean literally moving. After months of searching,my mom’s health issues and COVID 19, we finally…

November Wrap Up

Hey, bookworms! For those of you who saw my November TBR, let me just go ahead and apologize. I only wound up completing one of those books. The rest I either didn’t get because of the library or DNF’d(Villete by Charlotte Bronte). I got two reads in this month and it just hit me I…

4 Thanksgiving Day Recipes I Love

It’s Thanksgiving week and I am kind of excited. Shug will be 13 on Monday!!😬🥳Last year me, the kids, and my mom spent Thanksgiving at Red Lobster and then a trip to Macy’s flagship store in Herald Square,NYC. They have a holiday lane with GORGEOUSLY decorated Christmas trees of various themes. A real must see…

Mommy In Color Reads: November TBR

It’s NOVEMBER!! EEEEKKKK!!! In about 3 weeks my daughter will be 13!!!! Say what?! Yes, my baby is gonna be a teenager and I still can’t wrap my mind around that. I still remember every detail from the day she was born,down to the smells. Not only has her personality matured but her style and…

Mommy In Color Reads: October Wrap Up

I don’t know why with the year just about through, I’m slowing down with how many books I’m clearing every month. Last month, I only finished one book as well as the month before that. I’m going through some serious rwasing slumps. My current reads are VERY good, so that helps put the spark back…

MommyInColorCooks: Warm Cinnamon Apples

Hey everyone!!! I been gone through the Summer dealing with Mom’s health and keeping the kids sane. Mom has been in and out of the hospital several times, with the latest being just last week. We’ve decided to go ahead with the kidney transplant process. Our first step is me being a match. So, all…

Mommy In Color Reads: August Book Reviews

I did better this month than I did last month and I look forward to reading more in September. Here’s what I read: 1) OVER THE FENCE BY MARY MONROE- I’ve borrowrd this book from the library several times and I think I’ve had it since…May…maybe April??? It’sthe second part in the Neighbors series and…

Mommy In Color Reads: What I Read In July

Hey,bookworms!!! For whatever reason, July was a pretty slow month for me. Avery is going through sleep regression and it sucks. My sleep is constantly interrupted by a toddler who knows he’s tired,but refuses to give in. However, I am super pleased with the ONE book I did read. WELL READ BLACK GIRL BY GLORY…