Being born and raised in the midwest and then moving to the South was eye opening to me and almost like a culture shock to be honest! Since I've lived here in GA over 12 years, there is always the debate that never ends! The people from the south or elsewhere, are really quick to … Continue reading “NORTHERNERS VS SOUTHERNERS”
Hearing a guy say, " Yall women think y'all should be put on a pedestal." A grown woman should not THINK she should be put on a pedestal she should KNOW without a shadow of a doubt. We all know the story of Adam and Eve. God created Eve from the rib of man to … Continue reading A WOMAN IS A GIFT!!!!
I used to be that chic that hid her feelings behind a smile. After going through so much hell, I realized that I allowed people to treat me the way they wanted without saying a word!! I made a decision a long time ago to make my hurt be known to those that hurt me. … Continue reading YOU ARE IN CHARGE!!!!💪🏾
I will be totally transparent with this one! Growing up in church I never questioned anything. I grew up thinking if you were a Christian and believed in God that you go to church regularly. I grew up thinking women should never set foot in a sanctuary with pants. I grew up thinking it was … Continue reading Don’t be a hypocrite!!
Everytime I go back home to Illinois I feel replenished!!! Living in Georgia, I miss out on family dinners, card parties, birthday parties! Social media helps to keep me updated on what my family got going on, but not being here makes me a little sad sometimes. Facetiming my little cousins aint the same as … Continue reading FAMILY LOVE!!!
TODAY my 1st heartbeat, my oldest child turns 21 🙌😢🤔😢💥! WOW! I have went through every emotion you can imagine as this day gets closer! As I sit here, I think about all that WE have been through these 21 years and how we grew up together! I was just a baby myself when I … Continue reading “TO MY FIRST HEARTBEAT”
***This photo was featured by Ka'oir Cosmetics on June 6,2016. Hips N'💋 chopped it up with one of the most fiestiest female go getters in the hair and make up industry. Rita"THE HAM" Norman. Reppin Lake County, Illinois and traveling the world to take part in pop-up shops, attend educational seminars and workshops, and to … Continue reading Hips N’ 💋 XCLUSIVE: RITA” THE HAM”NORMAN❤
I've been silent long enough on this topic! This shhh is way out of control in the streets of Chicago, from the cowards out there killing one another, to the cops killing folks and the lack of resources being poured into the communities. Those who know me know me, know that my mama was born … Continue reading WE ARE FAILING OUR FUTURE IN CHICAGO!
Black history month gives us a measly 28 days to celebrate the achievements of people that look like us! It's always been my favorite area to learn! Who wouldn't want to educate themselves on their own people! My heart swells with pride as I think of the women that taught me from a child before … Continue reading Black Girl Magic‼️
For the life of me I can't understand how someone can live daily and not know what's going on with their child/ren. To have no clue what school the go to, who their teacher is, what they like to do for fun, if they had a good/bad day, etc. So much happens in a day … Continue reading MISSING IN ACTION!!!!