Party of One! Self-Care Tips for the Overworked Supermom.

Mommy-ing is hard. I mean there's laundry, cleaning, snotty noses, play dates; the list goes on and on. And if you're looking for an extra good time like me, you throw in grad school to top it off. We feel extra great about ourselves when we kick our to-do list's butt, day after day. Nothing … Continue reading Party of One! Self-Care Tips for the Overworked Supermom.

Is it TOO Early for Wine. . . Asking for a friend?

*alarm goes off* Instantly I'm annoyed, my bed is warm and I just don't want to get up. After wrestling with the idea of me quitting my job and worrying about money later, I begin my morning routine. Let's pause here: mornings are hard in this house. Like EXTREMELY hard. I'm not a morning person, … Continue reading Is it TOO Early for Wine. . . Asking for a friend?

For Colored Moms, When the word NO! isn’t enough.

In honor of Woman's History Month, I thought I would talk about saying "No" and how that is Self-Care. Before we get started I have a confession: I love telling people "No." I love it a lot, and I'm not ashamed. I'm writing this piece because I feel like it is necessary to remind everyone … Continue reading For Colored Moms, When the word NO! isn’t enough.