Tag: Celebrate

Black History Our History

Today is February 1st, 2016, which means it is officially the first day of Black History Month. As a Black woman who has gone through life being taught to celebrate every aspect of what makes me different from everyone else, it’s a month long celebration I both enjoy and will always believe is much needed. […]

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Happy Veterans Day

I made the mistake of watching the video posted below before typing this post, so sorry in advance for any misspelled words and incoherent sentences while attempting to type through my tears.¬†Today is the day we are grateful and thankful to all of the brave men and women who have served and continue to serve […]

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Happy Birthday, Ryan!

I’ve grown up with my little cousins being more like my brothers and sisters, than cousins. Today is my little cousin, Ryan’s, 17th birthday. He has always been such a happy and joyful soul to be around since he was born. I mean, he used to give himself a big bear hug as he laughed […]

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A Huge Birthday Thank You

Yesterday was my 27th¬†golden birthday. Not only have I been blessed to see another year, but I had such an amazing day of being spoiled by my husband and baby girl. I received a massage, brunch in bed, a family walk, alone time to blog, and a delicious shrimp scampi alfredo made by my chef-boyardee […]

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“Happy Birthday”

Today is August 11th, which means it’s my Uncle Michael’s birthday. My Uncle Michael has been one of my father’s my entire life and I don’t know where I would be without him and all of his unconditional love. I wish I was there to celebrate with him and go get some good food from […]

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Happy Mother’s Day!

Today, is my first official Mother’s Day, and what a beautiful day it is! I often look at my baby girl and can’t believe God blessed me enough to choose me to be her Mommy. When I hold her, play with her, hear her laugh, talk, cry, or peacefully sleep, I am in awe of […]

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Happy 19th Birthday, Taylor!

My sister, Taylor, turns 19 years old, today. Sometimes I still can’t believe she’s old enough to walk and talk on her own, let alone old enough to be in college. There is something extremely special about being a big sister. You get to watch your younger siblings grow from little helpless babies to strong […]

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