4 Reasons Why You Need to Live Shamelessly

Drop the Single Mom “Shame” With my hand raised high and voice loud and clear…Hi my name is DiSheen and I am a single mom. It has been almost nine years since I gave birth to my last child.…

Setting Parental Boundaries

  Grandma Can’t Play Both Sides of the Fence Parenting is a hard job, point blank period. However, that job is only intensified when you are a single parent. As a single parent I have to know when it’s…

Quitting My Dream

  “Do not dream life, live your dream.” I haven’t blogged in a month, for no good reason at all but that I was quitting my dream. The same dream that had me quitting my salaried job in January…

You Just Need to Get Pregnant

  On Saturday my son told me that “You just need to get pregnant.” This is not the first time he has said some variation of those words to me nor will it be the last I’m sure. Since he has…

Morning Wood

I awaken at 5 am in the morning to a text message  of a man’s genitalia, beautiful as it was it wasn’t quite the wake up call I was expecting. I was taken aback and all levels of confused.…

I Quit

  I Quit My Job This week marks the third week that I officially quit my job and went into business for myself. Yeah you heard me, I went cold turkey. I went in with all the intentions of…

Why Black History Starts at Home

  My son and I were on a recent yogurt date and I asked him what he knew about Black history month. Read the conversation below. Me: Son what do you know about Black history month? Son: It’s the…