My Only Son

My son has been on me to be a part of the blog. Here’s his take on being my only son and how his sisters need him. Q1. Being the only boy with two sisters how does it feel? A1. It gets lonely. I want a little brother that looks up to me like Anissa…

Sibling Rivalry

So, let’s just say I come from a really awesome talented family.  It’s not a secret, we all have an arsenal of blessings that have allowed us to showcase our talents on a level of platforms that most don’t have the opportunity to do.  I am very blessed to say my adventures in expressing my…

Being Nanekia….

I am a huge fan of the show Being Mary Jane.  I’m ecstatic to watch someone who looks like me, discuss and go through some of the same issues I face.  Although Mary Jane can be a bit extreme sometimes, I enjoying seeing some of my same concerns played out on the big screen.  So…

Hot Tips: 10 Times Anissa Got Us Together!

Power to the people 2.  It’s either this chocolate at Gigi’s house or at home 3.  Goals & Dreams write them down4.  Let me find out who broke this 5.  I see through all the B.S. 6.  My lip gloss is poppin 7.  Don’t Even Bother 8.  Bye Felicia 9.  Anything to shut her up!10. …

Hot Kid Crew: To My Sister, The Teenager

Dear Anissa, Look here best friend I need for you to take every sentence I’m writing down, listen to every word and really let this sink in. You are a young beautiful African-American female and I know you are very intelligent. You are smart with a smart mouth, ha. I need for you to have…

Hot Mom, Hot Topics: To My Daughter on Her Wedding Day

Three years ago Sunday my life changed forever. It was the day my family became complete and we welcomed my daughter Anissa into the world.  A whole month early from her expected due date I remember that morning like it was yesterday.  4:24am my water broke and we leaped into action.  Chef was already in…