Last week was incredibly stressful. I have previously taken breaks from Facebook when I felt it had become too much. I’ve blogged about it in the past.…… Read more “6 Things I Did When Facebook Decided to Finally Shut Me Up For a Few Days”
First of all, I watch too much tv. I never saw the original airing of Own TVs season of “Checked Inn” but while scrolling channels one day…… Read more “Weekend at The Mansion at Noble Lane, A Premier Akwaaba Inn”
This week I had a new client that was initially pretty rude to me. She was also rude to my assistant but in this business (Massage Therapist),…… Read more “Live Before Dying: Advice I Found Myself Using”
Oh hell, it’s a snowy day so I thought I’d ramble about this for a bit. By now, wherever you are, you’ve probably seen those commercials for…… Read more “Carvana: The Commercials You’ve Been Wondering About”
Because depression is real, I wanted to revisit this story in hopes of challenging others to check on their loved ones who may be struggling. Within this story, the message is even deeper. Enjoy
I woke up this morning with a 26 year old son. I’m not sure how that happened but I’m certain having him at 15 had a lot to do with it.
Chris is truly the glue that has held me together. Since the moment I loaded him into the moving truck kicking and screaming so that we could settle in Raleigh, NC, our struggle was one that was not well spoken but was heavily lived.
Raising a son when I was still trying to grow up myself had to be the toughest thing anyone could do. Trying to find mentors for him was even harder. I once had a friend who agreed to help me coach Chris’ basketball team so he could mentor him. On the day of the first game, he didn’t show up. He never showed up again.
So I was his role model, his mentor, his mother…
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The struggle was real. I don’t remember what friend Chris visited that had a dog but all I know is, he suddenly wanted one. He and his…… Read more “A Boy and his Dog”
One of the most profound Facebook disagreements I’ve ever had was the time someone posted a story indirectly chastising a young mother for the way she was…… Read more “Being a Source of Support, Not Pain: A Young Mother’s Experience”