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TracFone Has Calmed the “Cell” Storm in Our Home! See How… #TracFoneFamily #spon

TracFone Has Calmed the “Cell” Storm in Our Home! See How… #TracFoneFamily  #spon
September 22, 2015 Comments Off on TracFone Has Calmed the “Cell” Storm in Our Home! See How… #TracFoneFamily #spon

TracFone has settled a family feud over phones.  This past month, my kids have been head over heels ever since they received a new TracFone. For me it has meant they could finally get off my laptop and use the ... Read More »

Raising Brown Girl Magic + Mikaela’s Crazy Knee Socks For a Cause!

Raising Brown Girl Magic + Mikaela’s Crazy Knee Socks For a Cause!
September 4, 2015 Comments Off on Raising Brown Girl Magic + Mikaela’s Crazy Knee Socks For a Cause!

Raising black girls is not easy. It’s not difficult in the way you would think though: sassy mouth girls who are disrespectful who don’t listen and have an ax to grind for no good reason. Nope. That’s not why I’m ... Read More »

How Khan Academy & Pixar Are Thinking ‘Out Of The Box’ with Brain Boosting Lessons For Your Kids

How Khan Academy & Pixar Are Thinking ‘Out Of The Box’ with Brain Boosting Lessons For Your Kids
August 31, 2015 Comments Off on How Khan Academy & Pixar Are Thinking ‘Out Of The Box’ with Brain Boosting Lessons For Your Kids

I’m already into Khan Academy. My kids log on and engage in lessons that help them to grow smarter and enhance their learning. There are informative videos that are pretty much like having another teacher at home. If you want ... Read More »

The Powerhouse Black Bloggers & Businesswomen you KEEP Missing on Your Top Blogger Lists

The Powerhouse Black Bloggers & Businesswomen you KEEP Missing on Your Top Blogger Lists
August 28, 2015 6 Comments »

Anyone else tired of those blogger lists that name “top” bloggers but always seem to miss the mark? Well I am. I’m not hating. I’ve just happened to notice and have been disappointed about the fact that there are some ... Read More »

Grab Your Gut: The Carmichael Show is a Side Splitting Masterpiece on NBC!

Grab Your Gut: The Carmichael Show is a Side Splitting Masterpiece on NBC!
August 28, 2015 Comments Off on Grab Your Gut: The Carmichael Show is a Side Splitting Masterpiece on NBC!

Who the hell wrote the pilot for the Carmichael Show? Inquiring minds want to know because they are going to catch a case because my side burst and split open from laughing so hard last night! The Carmichael Show on ... Read More »

Staples & Think It Up Awards Atlanta Teachers with $250,000 for class projects #StaplesForStudents

Staples & Think It Up Awards Atlanta Teachers with $250,000 for class projects #StaplesForStudents
August 8, 2015 Comments Off on Staples & Think It Up Awards Atlanta Teachers with $250,000 for class projects #StaplesForStudents

As a teacher I had the pleasure of being invited to hear a great announcement by Staples and a new program, called “Think it Up,” which awarded Atlanta students and teachers more than $250,000 dollars for their class projects. Staples ... Read More »

Are you watching? Meet & Greet with the Cast of Bravo TV’s Mother Funders

Are you watching? Meet & Greet with the Cast of Bravo TV’s Mother Funders
July 29, 2015 Comments Off on Are you watching? Meet & Greet with the Cast of Bravo TV’s Mother Funders

Contributor: Keri Herndon-Brown www.butterandbeats.com I have a confession to make: I do not make female friends easily. I tend to be hesitant or even reluctant to engage with women I don’t know. I’m not exactly sure why — I have ... Read More »

Channel 2’s “Stuff the Bus” Saturday, August 1st Help local children in need start school with supplies to succeed

Channel 2’s “Stuff the Bus” Saturday, August 1st  Help local children in need start school with supplies to succeed
July 29, 2015 Comments Off on Channel 2’s “Stuff the Bus” Saturday, August 1st Help local children in need start school with supplies to succeed

SIX LOCATIONS TO DROP OFF CONTRIBUTIONS Atlanta – July 24, 2014 – Channel 2, WSB-TV, The Family 2 Family Project and The Children’s Restoration Network (CRN) announce the return of the annual school supply donation event “Stuff The Bus” (Hashtag ... Read More »

WSBTV Joins Forces with Influential Parenting Bloggers to Bring You More Positive News

WSBTV Joins Forces with Influential Parenting Bloggers to Bring You More Positive News
July 21, 2015 1 Comment »

Every morning my day starts with WSBTV and Fred Blankenship leading with the news about my Metro Atlanta community. I watch it mostly because I trust the station and how they deliver the news and I feel like they know ... Read More »

We’re a #TracFoneFamily with a Plan That’s a Plus For All of Us! #spon

We’re a #TracFoneFamily with a Plan That’s a Plus For All of Us! #spon
July 16, 2015 Comments Off on We’re a #TracFoneFamily with a Plan That’s a Plus For All of Us! #spon

Disclaimer: This is a sponsored post. I was compensated to be a TracFone Ambassador. All opinions are mine.  My family is always on the go, but even when we’re home I’ve come to realize that we really need a house ... Read More »

How Honey Maid Helps My Crew Make Magic Out of Family Fun Time #ThisIsWholesome #SchoolSnackSurprises #spon

How Honey Maid Helps My Crew Make Magic Out of Family Fun Time #ThisIsWholesome #SchoolSnackSurprises #spon
July 14, 2015 Comments Off on How Honey Maid Helps My Crew Make Magic Out of Family Fun Time #ThisIsWholesome #SchoolSnackSurprises #spon

This post is sponsored by Mondelez.  My crew is pretty cool. When we’re all together as a family, we are an eclectic mix. This summer we’ve had a chance to really bond and have fun. Each of my kids are ... Read More »

How to Re-purpose a Room & Make a Kids Homework Retreat For Pennies Or Less

How to Re-purpose a Room & Make a Kids Homework Retreat For Pennies Or Less
July 7, 2015 Comments Off on How to Re-purpose a Room & Make a Kids Homework Retreat For Pennies Or Less

I assume that we all have that one room that is either our junk room with loads of stuff we’re stowing away or it’s a very neglected room because we don’t need it at all. Well I have that room ... Read More »

Award-Winning Actress, Mompreneur Kim Fields Launches Mid-Summer Youth Acting Camps

Award-Winning Actress, Mompreneur Kim Fields Launches Mid-Summer Youth Acting Camps
July 1, 2015 Comments Off on Award-Winning Actress, Mompreneur Kim Fields Launches Mid-Summer Youth Acting Camps

You may not remember Kim Fields playing Tootie on the Facts of Life, but I am of a particular age and remember vividly how the talented actress rolled around on roller skates and gave her schoolmates a piece of her ... Read More »

Massive List of Where to Get FREE Back to School Supplies!

Massive List of Where to Get FREE Back to School Supplies!
June 30, 2015 Comments Off on Massive List of Where to Get FREE Back to School Supplies!

If you’re like me you are getting ready for back to school already and searching high and low for the best deals or some FREE stuff that can help reduce costs. Since I was searching, I decided to compile a ... Read More »

Get your GROOVE on & Order Your Copy of HOME on iTunes Digital Release #HOMEMovieParty #ad

Get your GROOVE on & Order Your Copy of HOME on iTunes Digital Release #HOMEMovieParty #ad
June 27, 2015 Comments Off on Get your GROOVE on & Order Your Copy of HOME on iTunes Digital Release #HOMEMovieParty #ad

We got our GROOVE on with Tip and the Boov and partied yesterday as we celebrated the release of the adorable movie HOME on iTunes Digital release! We attended a #HOMEMovieParty on Twitter and it was fun! We got to ... Read More »