the motherhood

Changing Curly Hair Attitudes: 3 Ideas to Help You Love Your Curls

Parenting

My mami once told me that I was born with tiny curls in my hair…and so, she tried to “brush them out” by brushing my hair numerous times a day. I don’t hold this against her. She simply repeated what was taught to her. You see, in our culture (as in many Caribbean cultures), a […]

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Perfect for Spring Mornings: Strawberry Orange Muffins {Recipe}

Recipes

We’ve been lowering the consumption and use of sugar in our home for a while now, particularly for my husband who has borderline diabetes. Whenever I cook or bake, I try to use SPLENDA products to reduce the amount of sugar. Swapping sugar for SPLENDA in recipes provides my husband with alternatives, so he can […]

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Kid-Friendly Game Day Snack: Baked Ranch Chicken Tender Bites {Review & Giveaway}

Giveaways

My nine-year-old is a huge fan of ranch dressing. She dips just about all she can in it and even adds some to her rice! When I heard about Naturally Fresh dressings and was asked to share a game day recipe using their products, I knew that a kid-friendly appetizer using Naturally Fresh Classic Ranch […]

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Continuing a Love of STEM with GoldieBlox Toys {Review & Giveaway}

Giveaways

My eight-year-old baby girl has proclaimed that Science is her favorite subject in school for 3 of the 4 years she’s been in school. She also enjoys Math and Reading, but consistently says Science is her favorite. Unfortunately, subjects like Science and Social Studies take a back seat to Math and Reading in our local […]

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Styling My Baby Boy with Carter’s Spring Line Collection & Sale {Giveaway}

Giveaways

One of the main differences I’ve found in having a son and a daughter is in shopping for their clothes – little boys definitely don’t have as many options to choose from! We love dressing our three-year-old baby boy in fresh attire, but it’s hard to find a varied selection beyond shorts and t-shirts in […]

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