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…

4 Tips on Traveling on the Subway with A Toddler

I have a 4 hour commute (going and coming back)Monday through Friday to get Amani to and from school. Most of those days I have to bring Avery with me unless his grandma babysits. I’ve been doing this for a few months now and I’ve learned a couple of things during that time. I hope…

Breakfast Blues

You may see a simple breakfast plate but this delectable dish represents one thing I love to do for Amani: cooking her breskfast. I made this a few mornings ago and as I was setting up her plate,a sad thought occurred to me. I won’t be making her breskfasts for her like I have been…

Up In Smoke Pt. 2

No man can wear one face to himself and another to the multitude without finally getting bewildered as to which may be true- Hawthorne I saw this quote while watching The Sopranos believe it or not. So much of my written stuff is inspired by somethonf I saw on television. At first I interpreted it…

Ask and…

I recently put out a call to my Peri Sisters for some help getting this blog to the next level. I was scared initially because I was embarrassed that after 6 years,I hadn’t monetized the blig or written any new pieces for other blogs/publications in years. But, I promised myself that I would stop living…