This year was my 2nd Mother’s Day and really only the 1st one that I had the ability to enjoy. Last year, during the weekend of Mother’s Day I was still recovering from kidney failure. Just 2 weeks prior I had spent a few days in the ER (and then was transported to the “sick” … Continue reading Celebrating Mother’s Day after Kidney Failure
Today will be Avery’s first time swimming (or just relaxing) at the pool! Last summer I just didn’t have the strength to take him to the beach or pool but this summer we will do it all! One of my really good friends has her daughter in tadpole swim classes at the local aquatic center. … Continue reading List of Necessary Items for Your First Swimming Pool Visit with a Toddler
Reviews of innovative wearables in the baby technology sector. Continue reading Avery’s First Appearance on CNN Reviewing Tech Smart Wearables for Babies
If you’re like me and thinking Gymboree is just a clothing store, there’s so much more! They have several Gymboree Play and Music locations across North America that offer classes for your little one to help develop their motor skills, foster environments for social play, and really help motivate your child’s development. My son Avery … Continue reading Gymboree Play and Music Ambassador
The more people I meet, the more I realize that my families desire of actually wanting to be around each other all the time is not normal! Haha. On my Father’s side of the family, we have an annual Family Reunion that has consistently been going on for over 135 years! And we are black. … Continue reading Family Traditions
Some of you may know me as the girl behind the Pistol Whipped Cream blog turned ECommerce store from 2005. A lot has changed since then and I’m now Mommy to Avery King. I’m returning to blogging because I feel compelled to share my experiences and journey through Motherhood. My goal is to inspire and … Continue reading Hello World.