Blended Families

Some families are created in different ways but are still, in every way, a family A blended family starts with a couple that comes together with children from a previous relationship. Sometimes they may not have children together, but when the family comes together his children become her (the wife) children, and her children become his (the husband) children. The children now have additional siblings … Continue reading Blended Families

It Takes a Village to Raise a Child

When a newborn enters the world all hands are on deck! Grandparents, mother-in-law, sisters, cousins, aunties, and besties are called. This tribe is called on to not only care for the newborn but to nurture the mother. This was a tradition back in the day and still going on in some cultures and families. The family bond has become desolate. Mother’s are left raising the child … Continue reading It Takes a Village to Raise a Child

Snow Day? 5 things to do when stuck at home with the kids

When it snows in Atlanta or we get news, that it is going to snow we clean the grocery stores shelves buying all the bread, milk, and eggs. Schools send out notifications of early closing and closing days; the Mayor gets his staff on the roads to lay salt and communicate preparations plans for the city. It’s kind of a State of Emergency, lol. For only … Continue reading Snow Day? 5 things to do when stuck at home with the kids