Featuring Moms| Tiffany Bearden

I am a registered nurse and one of my favorite jobs was doing bladder studies.  Yeah, I know "eewww!"  It was a messy job for sure but it came with great perks. I could either do local assignments or travel assignments.  I enjoyed the travel assignments because it was like going on a little vacation.  … Continue reading Featuring Moms| Tiffany Bearden

Featuring Moms|Nicole Leslie

My Mothers Name is Linda, she passed away at the age of 55 of heart failure. She loved poetry and writing short stories. My mother, was not only a beautiful woman physically, she had the most beautiful soul. Everyone was drawn to her, at any public environment, people loved talking to her. My mother was … Continue reading Featuring Moms|Nicole Leslie

Featuring Moms|Ashley Mercedes

I am sharing a funnier memory of just how crazy my mom can be. My mom, Maria raised three kids on her own, I am the youngest at twenty-seven years of age. This happened when I was around eight or nine years old. My oldest brother liked to drop the F-bomb constantly, but at the … Continue reading Featuring Moms|Ashley Mercedes

Featuring Moms|Nancy Mulligan

Unconditional Love – The true meaning of Mother My mother was an amazing woman. What made her even more amazing to me was that I was adopted. I was chosen. I was adopted as a newborn, so the bond with her was natural.  In my teens when I announced to my mom that I wanted … Continue reading Featuring Moms|Nancy Mulligan

Featuring Moms| Anna Besperat

My name is Anna Besperat and I love my mom. She's my hero! I was 13 when she was diagnosed with ovarian cancer and was told she would be lucky to live another 3 years. She's still here, 32 years later. After her diagnosis, my step-father took off, stating he'd married a woman and that … Continue reading Featuring Moms| Anna Besperat

Mother’s Day Tribute |Say cheese mommy

My number 1 supporter. My mother, Beatrice is always there for me. She traveled to Louisiana to take care of me when I was sick on several occasions. I love her to life because she demonstrates her love for us daily. Love is a action word when referring to my mom. Happy Mother's Day Mom from … Continue reading Mother’s Day Tribute |Say cheese mommy

Mother’s Day Celebration|Remembering Mama

If I described my mom to anyone I would have to say my mom was strict and didn't tolerate any foolishness. My mom gave birth to 12 kids. What I remember most about my mom is her taking me fishing and taking me to church. My mom, Mary Frances Tucker-Jones was from Augusta, Georgia and … Continue reading Mother’s Day Celebration|Remembering Mama

Hair|How to create a HAIR care gift basket

First, who doesn’t love a gift basket??? To receive a basket of some of your favorite things is not only exciting but it really fills your heart with love. Now I know you are thinking……..what does a gift basket and natural hair has to do with each other? Easy answer, if your mom is a … Continue reading Hair|How to create a HAIR care gift basket

Mother’s Day Tribute|The one thing I remember about my mother

My Mom, Betty DeBose Watkins, was born, raised and still residing in Jacksonville, Florida. She was born on May 29, 1948. She is the mother of 4 children, 8 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild. Family gatherings are most important to her and it is the time for the family to strengthen the bond through reminiscing on … Continue reading Mother’s Day Tribute|The one thing I remember about my mother

Mother’s Day Tribute|Its really hard to say Happy Mother’s Day

One of the things I remember fondly of my mother when I was growing up was the times she spent with me making furniture for my Barbie dolls out of old shoe boxes and other random things we could find around the house. Since we couldn't really afford the Barbie dream house or the Barbie … Continue reading Mother’s Day Tribute|Its really hard to say Happy Mother’s Day

Thank you Clarice McDonald for all you’ve done

Clarice McDonald was born in a small town in Jefferson, Texas. Clarice was a very smart and hard working mother. Clarice raised 4 kids and loved them with everything she had. Clarice was one of the first African Americans to attend Texas Christian University, and was able to obtain a 4 year degree in Nursing. … Continue reading Thank you Clarice McDonald for all you’ve done

Mother’s Day Celebration|A letter to my Nana

My Nana, Icie Mae Goodwin aka Gypsy…. I really don’t know where to begin. I grew up most of my life with my paternal grandmother. She was and still is a very important part of my life. Although in my troublesome teens, well into my tempting twenties, I would not listen to or apply the … Continue reading Mother’s Day Celebration|A letter to my Nana