Editor's Note: I initially wrote this essay as a sample for a potential freelance writing job in Spring 2016. I wasn't chosen for the position and I saved the essay to submit elsewhere. However, it's been almost a year and as Sesame is preparing to turn 5 in exactly 8 days and requested a Cat in the . . .
It's been pretty quiet around here since the new year started and for two great reasons. First, I've been hard at work launching Black History is American History, a monthly Black History curriculum program for children 6 and under. January and February have received wonderful reception and I'll . . .
This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #PilotYourLife #CollectiveBias It's the start of a new year and if you're anything like me you have a list of goals that's a mile (or three) long. While I accomplished many of my . . .
It's hard to believe that 2016 is ending in less than 48 hours but here we are. Like many years, 2016, has been full of ups and downs. However, I'd have to say there were way more ups than downs for me. At the end of 2015, I started reading Shonda Rhimes book, Year of Yes, and vowed that I'd embark . . .
If you follow Mamademics on Facebook, you know that earlier this month I signed up as an ambassador for Barefoot Books. It's taken a while for me to post everything here because I've been dealing with some family things and catching up on work but what better time to introduce you to my new endeavor . . .