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How She Did It – 2nd Annual Mommy Vent Recap

“This month on the MyMommyVents blog,  we’ve been taking a look at the moms who are juggling it all. You may look at them and think,  “I bet she doesn’t have a pair of little boys dirty underwear in the middle of her living room floor.” Or, “She’s never gotten to work and realized one […]

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How She Does It

Sure, you may have the same amount of hours in a day as Beyonce. But I can almost guarantee that she gets a whole lot more done. Blue Ivy’s mama sings, dances, drops albums in the dead of night, entertains millions, and wakes up #flawless. While she relaxes on her private island, we wonder how she […]

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Lift Every Baby – Black Breastfeeding Week 2015

You know them. The moms who rock headwraps. The ones who only eat vegan? You know, the ones who name their baby Quinoa!. Those are the only moms who breastfeed, right? Wrong. Today kicks off the 3rd annual Black Breastfeeding Week. From August 25th-31st, African American women around the country are showing that not everyone who […]

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Help A Mom, Post A Selfie – #BumpDay

Each of my pregnancies were pretty uneventful–up until the 24th week. I was blessed not to have any morning sickness. My skin was glowing, my hair was growing, and the only real symptom I had was heartburn. Everything changed when I took my glucose test. After drinking a sugary solution and being pricked–repeatedly, like a […]

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My Top 3, Most Epically Awesome Moments At BlogHer 15

I’m “back” from my very first BlogHer conference ever, and y’all? It was epic. Besides the keynotes from amazing speakers like Girl Scouts’ CEO Anna Maria Chavez, Journalist and Starfish Foundation Founder Soledad O’Brien, #BlackLivesMatter Co-founders Patrisse Cullors and Opal Tometi, Essence Editor in Chief Vanessa De Luca, and writer, producer, and director Ava Duvernay; the sessions […]

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