1st Week Summer Break-The Breakdown

We all know how happy the teachers were to make sure they graced our children to us! My youngest daughter teacher even had an amazing shirt ready: The shade of it all is that as parents we are up next! Sometimes parents are able to find wonderful camps where kids can go and have a…

Summer Recap

So Labor Day means it’s officially unofficially the end of Summer. I want to thank all of my tan lines that kept this melanin poppin! FYI black folks will tan or get darker like anyone exposed to the sun. Skin care all Summer long meant moisturizer for my skin type and lots of sunblock that…

Summer Sneak Off

So I had a little time yesterday so I thought I would sneak out and head to the pool. I called my girlfriend and she grabbed her girls and we made it into a day! Did I mention that it was like an entire heat wave?! Let’s back up to Sunday. I woke up in…

Photo Pop Philly: Instant Happy Place

As I get older and dig deep into self-care one of the pushes that I have been is for things that make me feel excited, and happy about life.  Long ago are the days where I sit at home waiting on others to attend things with me or waiting on others to be the source…

Heat Ain’t Stop the Show

So Philly is experiencing a heat wave. We are in a Red alert. So with that being said hydration is our friend. Staying cool and protected is the name of the game. There are several events happening this weekend. I took the liberty of researching the options for the month and have linked my husband…