Black History. Black Boy Joy and Black Girl Magic

It’s Black History Month, but 28 days isn’t near enough time to talk about all of the amazing men and women, past and present in the Black Community. Representation matters and in this house, we proudly celebrate Black Boy Joy and Black Girl Magic year round. Here is a roundup of books, blog posts, and subscription […]

Kenton County STREAM Center

I was invited to a blogger event for the new STREAM Center in Kentucky a couple of weeks ago. As you know, I live in Ohio, but it was only an hour drive, and totally worth it. The new (S)cience (T)echnology (R)eading (E)ngineering (A)rt (M)ath  Center is pretty great. I wish we had one closer to us, but […]

Classes and Activites to Nurture Creativity In Your Child

Having children is such a blessing, but getting to know their individual personalities and interests is even better. When you start to see the person shine through the child-like shell, it’s such an incredible feeling. Not only did you create that small human, but you’re doing your best to nurture them, and guide them to […]


I have finally accepted that Fall is here, sometimes. The temps are cooler, more and more leaves are falling, and I’ve seen Christmas decorations out in some stores. I’m looking forward to hot chocolate or chocolate flavored coffee, yum! Oh, and I get to wear my favorite fall fashion…boots and cowls, just as soon as […]