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Thrift Store Finds – October 8, 2013

Thrift Store Finds – October 8, 2013

Every couple of days I stop in at several of my local thrift stores to find great deals and finds. I’ve decided to share a post or two on Tuesday and Thursday of my findings. Some of the items I love buying at thrift stores […]

It’s Storytime

Sanyu started bilingual storytime and “regular,” storytime this week. I was excited to be going back to our regular routine. Sanyu had been attending storytime at our local library since she was six months old. This year they added a bilingual storytime at our library. […]

Ballet Photoshoot

Sanyu is trying to escape the scene.
Sanyu is trying to escape the scene.

So I decided to do a Ballet photoshoot with Sanyu the night before her first dance class. Yes I know I should’ve done it during the day. I just didn’t have time. Here are the best pictures from the shoot. We will definitely be doing some more as she was not that into it.

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Thrift Store Shopping For Clothes: The Insider Tips

Fashion lovers everywhere want to stay on top of the latest trends or even develop their own style personalities. A tight budget often gets in the way or the selection at the mall just doesn’t cut it. Lovers of vintage and designer clothing both get […]

The Innovative Hassle Free InGenuity Washable Playard

Celebrity mom, author and actress Tia Mowry who is also a newcomer to parenthood, introduced the InGenuity Washable Playard at the recent product launch event in New York. Mowry shared her interesting parenting experience and useful tips and tricks to maintain a conducive playing and […]

The Stubborn Stain App


People have always regarded their homes as a safe haven from all the hustle and bustle of life outside. Simple things like stubborn stains on their carpets are a source of headache in the lives of most people especially moms. They therefore try all they can to get rid of them. The most common stains are from, wine, mainly red, coffee, tomato sauce, chewing gum and mud to mention but a few.

Carpet stain removal has proven to be the most frustrating, tiring and disappointing household chore and most people would rather get it done professionally.

Thanks to the Shaw floors, carpet cleaning of stubborn stains has been made easier; with the help of the Carpet Stain Center app for the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. This app gives the carpet cleaner access to detailed and comprehensive stain removal tactics and tips to effectively get rid of these stubborn stains for fast and less frustrating results. (more…)

Sanyu on KTLA 5 for Diaper Derby

Sanyu on KTLA 5 for Diaper Derby

There is never a dull moment in my life with the hubby and our beautiful baby girl Sanyu. Last Friday Sanyu and I had the opportunity to be featured on KTLA 5 to compete in the Diaper Derby. We were on the show with other […]

Barack the Vote!

Sanyu and I spent election day driving people to the polls. Its never to early even at 8 months to start getting them evolved in the process. I am very thankful we are able to live in America and are able to be apart of […]

Sanyu’s First Halloween

Sanyu’s Pumpkin

For Sanyu’s first Halloween she slept most of the night. We dressed her up in a pink cat outfit. We decided to stay in our community and just take a walk around the neighborhood…. we also attended a church service during the stroll. Surprisingly I only saw one actual trick-or-treater that night. See pictures below in slide show. (more…)

IKEA’s Soft Toys for Education Campaign

Education has been praised as the most potent key for development in Africa. Yet, at the heart of this continent, in the training of kids who are still in pre-school, there is little effort at practical education. If practical training is not enhanced, Africa is […]