The History Of Black History Month

Black History Month

Black History Month, a month in America and other countries to celebrate the contributions of black people and African descent, had its origin story in 1915.  The Origins Of Black History Month On September 9, 1915, Carter G. Woodson, William D. Hartgrove, George Cleveland Hall, Alexander L. Jackson, and James E. Stamps founded the Association for […]

Are You the Household Chauffeur?

Are You the Household Chauffeur?

Are you the household chauffeur? Do you find yourself picking up one child, rushing to drop another off?  And do you find yourself saying you’re NOT doing this ripping and running next month? If you answered, yes! You’re not alone.  As parents, we often feel bad about NOT wanting to do it. Trust me. It’s […]

How Is Your New Year’s Resolution Going?

How Is Your New Year’s Resolution Going?

2020 is in full swing. Did you make any New Year resolutions? How are they going? Most people lose their resolve by mid-February. Research conducted by the University Of Scranton showed that only eight percent of people who make New Year’s resolutions will actually fulfill those goals in a timely fashion—if ever. I have yet […]

Spending Valentine’s Day With Friends

Spending Valentine's Day With Friends

One thing I learned early with military life was there would be some holidays and special occasion days that I would spend alone due to the needs of the Navy. How do I get through? Find another spouse in the same boat. Yeah, I know that sounds cheesy coming from a Navy spouse. Valentine’s Day […]