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Funny Tweets About The Fall Activities We Love To Hate

Fall has officially arrived! The calendar says so even if the weather isn’t totally on board yet. Now everyone has the green light to fill their weekends with all the classic fall activities we’ve been waiting all summer for. We can walk through a corn maze on our way to a pumpkin patch carrying a […]

DIY

DIY Galaxy Seed Bead Earrings With Jackets

Things have gone galactic in my house. We’ve got galaxy t-shirts, we’ve made galaxy slime and galaxy jars, and we have plenty of stars and planet iron-patches and celestial stickers. I don’t know when my daughter’s love of all things space kicked into high gear, but here we are. When she paints her toe nails, […]

Food

Fresh and Simple Baked Stuffed Apples for Dessert

Apple picking is one of our favorite fall activities. The only trick to apple picking is using up all the apples when we come home because we tend to pick more than we need. We keep some for lunches and apple pie in a jar, and we always keep plenty on hand to make our favorite dessert, […]

Style

I Let My Daughter Wear Whatever She Wants

When I was 14 and graduating from junior high school, I wore what I damn well pleased. “What I damn well pleased” happened to be a slinky evening gown. It was a basic slinky evening gown, mind you, sleek and powder blue without frills. Since I was a late bloomer, I stuffed my foam bikini […]

Shopping

Black History Month for the Family at Target

Black History Month is a celebration of Blackness. It is a month where Black people get to revel in who we are, our past accomplishments, present victories and dream of what is to come. There has always been much to do about achievements, which is contrasted with the immense struggle for attainment. But how about […]

DIY Crafts for Mom

This DIY Shibori Block Dyed Scarf Is So Cool For Spring

Shibori dyeing has recently made a comeback, bringing back the tie dye trend with a new, classy look. While Shibori dyeing is traditionally achieved with blocks and indigo dye, you can still achieve the look with any colorful dye of your choice. This simple DIY Shibori Block Dyed Scarf is the perfect accessory for spring, […]