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VICTORY! Scholastic Pulls Happy Slave Books Off Shelves After Backlash From Moms Who Called For Ban

VICTORY! Scholastic Pulls Happy Slave Books Off Shelves After Backlash From Moms Who Called For Ban
January 17, 2016 Comments Off on VICTORY! Scholastic Pulls Happy Slave Books Off Shelves After Backlash From Moms Who Called For Ban

I am so proud to report that after backlash on social media, Scholastic decided to pull two books that depicted slaves as “happy and joyful” from circulation. I can’t imagine anyone would co-sign a book about happy and joyful slaves. ... Read More »

Jermaine Dupri Hosts ‘The Rap Game’ Premiere Party to Packed House in Atlanta

Jermaine Dupri Hosts ‘The Rap Game’ Premiere Party to Packed House in Atlanta
January 2, 2016 Comments Off on Jermaine Dupri Hosts ‘The Rap Game’ Premiere Party to Packed House in Atlanta

In this day where most kids are playing X-Box inside instead of riding bikes outside, there seems to be a few select kids left who are putting pen to paper and spitting the illest rhymes in hope of securing a ... Read More »

What to expect when your child unknowingly catches pneumonia

What to expect when your child unknowingly catches pneumonia
December 31, 2015 Comments Off on What to expect when your child unknowingly catches pneumonia

Pneumonia is like a sneaky thief that robs you and then stabs you in the back and tries to leave you for dead. I found that out the hard way while on vacation over the Christmas holiday when my 7-year-old son caught ... Read More »

Madeline’s Christmas will warm your heart at Horizon Theatre thru Dec. 31st!

Madeline’s Christmas will warm your heart at Horizon Theatre thru Dec. 31st!
December 20, 2015 Comments Off on Madeline’s Christmas will warm your heart at Horizon Theatre thru Dec. 31st!

It’s back! The wonderful whimsical Madeline’s Christmas is at the Horizon theater and you know this show is near and dear to my heart ever since my daughter Mikaela played one of the 12 girls in last year’s production! This ... Read More »

A Holiday Gift Guide that helps you get MORE for Less! #TracFoneFamily #Spon

A Holiday Gift Guide that helps you get MORE for Less! #TracFoneFamily #Spon
December 19, 2015 Comments Off on A Holiday Gift Guide that helps you get MORE for Less! #TracFoneFamily #Spon

This holiday season is all about the spirit of giving! So first I’d love to give you some great gift ideas to give your loved ones. Here are my TOP picks! LG Ultimate 2™ Android™ It’s time to upgrade your phone ... Read More »

Keurig KOLD has got you covered with a delicious array of refreshing drinks #Spon

Keurig KOLD has got you covered with a delicious array of refreshing drinks #Spon
December 19, 2015 Comments Off on Keurig KOLD has got you covered with a delicious array of refreshing drinks #Spon

As you know this holiday season is a great time to crank up the Keurig and heat up your favorite drinks like some warm egg nog, or hot apple cider. But for those big holiday parties, guests want something refreshing ... Read More »

I’m Bringing You Some GOOD NEWS! Win The Wiz Live on DVD!

I’m Bringing You Some GOOD NEWS! Win The Wiz Live on DVD!
December 14, 2015 2 Comments »

Can we discuss TheWiz Live for a minute? From newcomer Shanice Williams well-played performance as Dorothy, Amber Riley’s roaring showcase, Neyo and Elijah Kelley as the Tin man and Scarecrow to David Alan Grier’s hilarious antics as the cowardly Lion ... Read More »

#MakeAHolidayFace with Delicious Chocolate and Lots of Cheer from Shari’s Berries!

#MakeAHolidayFace with Delicious Chocolate and Lots of Cheer from Shari’s Berries!
December 13, 2015 Comments Off on #MakeAHolidayFace with Delicious Chocolate and Lots of Cheer from Shari’s Berries!

Everybody’s just bursting inside with Christmas cheer this time of the year. The stores are bustling with buyers eagerly looking for bargain gifts. People are so giving and it just makes you feel warm and fuzzy inside to know that ... Read More »

Ways You Can Earn More Money with Patrice C. Washington!

Ways You Can Earn More Money with Patrice C. Washington!
December 13, 2015 Comments Off on Ways You Can Earn More Money with Patrice C. Washington!

Everybody loves saying NEW YEAR, NEW ME! But the question is are you REALLY ready for a NEW YOU? Are you ready for a new you that includes getting your financial affairs ALL THE WAY in order? Are you ready for a ... Read More »

Check out Six Flags Over Georgia’s Holiday In The Park!

Check out Six Flags Over Georgia’s Holiday In The Park!
November 23, 2015 Comments Off on Check out Six Flags Over Georgia’s Holiday In The Park!

Once again Six Flags Over Georgia presents the magic of Holiday in the Park, November 21 through January 3. This is not only the most wonderful time of the year but it’s a great time to explore Six Flags and ... Read More »

Experience a Winter Wonderland Ice Skating Adventure in Marietta Square!

Experience a Winter Wonderland Ice Skating Adventure in Marietta Square!
November 23, 2015 Comments Off on Experience a Winter Wonderland Ice Skating Adventure in Marietta Square!

What a great weekend this has been! I did something totally out of the ordinary for my kids and took them to Marietta Square for an ice-skating experience and who knew that my kids who had NEVER gone ice skating ... Read More »

How You Can Do Everything For Less This Holiday Season #TracFoneFamily #Spon

How You Can Do Everything For Less This Holiday Season #TracFoneFamily #Spon
November 22, 2015 Comments Off on How You Can Do Everything For Less This Holiday Season #TracFoneFamily #Spon

With Thanksgiving just around the corner, that means that the kids and I have a week off and it also means sometimes people like to call and give me MORE to do since I’m a schoolteacher with a whole week ... Read More »

5 Budget-Friendly Family Activities To Do Before The Holidays

5 Budget-Friendly Family Activities To Do Before The Holidays
November 12, 2015 Comments Off on 5 Budget-Friendly Family Activities To Do Before The Holidays

The department stores are already decked out with holiday décor so it’s prime time to get in some last minute family activities before the holiday season blows in like the frigid winter wind! If you know your house will be ... Read More »

When Your Post About Selfies Brings Out FB Jealously #ClapBackSeason

When Your Post About Selfies Brings Out FB Jealously #ClapBackSeason
November 4, 2015 3 Comments »

I don’t know about you, but I love social media. It has its good and bad points and it certainly is the gateway to drama-filled updates. But what I love most is the interaction I have with my Facebook friends. ... Read More »

HairYum Invigorates Your Hair & Helps It Get Back to Healthy

HairYum Invigorates Your Hair & Helps It Get Back to Healthy
October 26, 2015 Comments Off on HairYum Invigorates Your Hair & Helps It Get Back to Healthy

I love my hair texture because it’s quite fluffy. Yes, FLUFFY. And that so-called fluff has everything to do with it being healthy. Also it’s healthy because of the things I do at home and the products I use that’s ... Read More »