You May Quote… #6

This week’s quote is actually a partial poem. I got it from The Huffington Post’s Midday Meditations a couple of weeks ago. Hope you get the tranquility I got from it. Carry on! Sunflower Sutra (portion) by Allen Ginsberg A perfect beauty of a sunflower! a perfect excellent lovely sunflower existence! a sweet natural eye to…

Mommy and Me Monday #2- The Thompson Family

How many children do you have and what are their ages? I have 4 children and one on the way-   13. boy 8. girl 6. girl 9mo. girl and due 6/20 girl  The 13year old, 8year old, and the 9mo old are mine through birth. the 6yr old we have full custody of her….

You May Quote…#5

Today’s quote is one from Dorothy Day and its a really good way to introduce a new feature I’d like to add to Mommy In Color. It’s going to be called Faithful Friday and it will be starting next Friday. Lately, I’ve been trying to reconnect with God and I feel like I need to…

Old School Blogging: I am…

If you want to join head on over to The Miss Elaineous Life and get in on the fun! I am learning about God I wonder what my mom would think of me now I hear my brother’s obnoxiously loud t.v. Lemme go turn it down I see my daughter’s worn unifor from today piled on my burnt…

It’s Gonna Take A Miracle

I very rarely talk about my love life on here mostly because I don’t have one. However, in  the spirit of solidarity among single mom who are dating, I am going to open up a little bit. I recently ended a six year…situation with a man I am very much in love with. I can’t…

Mommy and Me Mondays #1

How many children do you have and what are their ages? I have one little girl and she is seven going on 27…geez I sound like my mom What is ONE song that reminds you of your child(ren)? I have a bunch but since I have to pick one I choose <a title="Got To Be…

You May Quote Me… #3

Now that I’m back to paying more attention to Mommy In Color, I wanted to share a motivating quote that I refer to when I’m just not in the mood to write.

Amen.

I come to you today Lord simply to thank you for making man in Your image…because your image is something to be praised!

Mother’s Day Reflections

I remember the day I met Bubba The nurse bought her to me all wrapped up. She sat her bassinet next to my hospital bed and left us alone. I was terrified. Here I am, 18 years old and a lifetime worth of responisbility was placed in my care. I remember thinking ” Nika, you…