Stand Up, Sit-In or March – A Tribute to MLK, Jr.

On this day, we celebrate MLK, Jr., his dreams and ideals. Under normal circumstances and in the past, I’d listen to his famous speeches, talk to the little monkey about history, thank the universe we were making progress. This year…is different. The circumstances are not normal, no matter how some people try to make it… Continue reading Stand Up, Sit-In or March – A Tribute to MLK, Jr.

Release, Review and Redo – How are you?

My Word of the Year for 2017

Good grief…2017 is a week gone already. If it’s as tricky as I feel it will be, I’m hoping it all goes this fast. I also hope the good moments linger in my mind more than anything else. I had intended to write several posts before the end of the year, but did not get… Continue reading Release, Review and Redo – How are you?

Distance by Bless Monet (Cover)

Bless at the beach Photo Credit: Nicole K Photography @nicole.k.photography

Picture this – me, in a park, listening to a colleague, one Miss Bless Monet sing at a benefit. I turn to my friend P and say, “Why isn’t she doing this for a living? She should be doing this on the regular. I mean, I’d miss her, but SHE SHOULD BE DOING THIS FOR… Continue reading Distance by Bless Monet (Cover)

BlogHer16 RoundUp and the Top Three Lessons I Learned There

BLOGHER16 Badge

I did it! I attended my first blogging conference. Honestly, I don’t know what the heck took me so long to get it together enough to attend. Actually that’s a total lie. I know exactly why, and if you know me well, you’ll know why too. If you know me, you’ll know I have a… Continue reading BlogHer16 RoundUp and the Top Three Lessons I Learned There

Blogging again, and I’m not ready! #BlogHer16

It’s August 4. This means the blogging conference I registered for on New Year’s Eve 2015 and talked a little bit about here starts in a few hours. In fact, by the time you read this (August 5) – it will be in full swing! Zoinks! I’m not ready! Seriously though, I knew it was… Continue reading Blogging again, and I’m not ready! #BlogHer16

Z is for Zone In, Not Out #atozchallenge

I made it through another year! Though some of my posts were very short, they all stuck with the theme…and I managed to complete this while having a newborn, house guests, and going back to work, plus working my side gig. #Winning For my last post, I’ll kindly ask you to be kind when you’re… Continue reading Z is for Zone In, Not Out #atozchallenge