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Feeling The Funk / Brag Party


Sunday, April 16, 2017

The other day I visited a friend I haven't seen for a few months.  She asked me what I'd been up to.  I couldn't remember, I searched my mind and decided I haven't done anything note worthy so I said "not much you know".  She looked at me puzzled and pointed out that social media ...

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Blaque Reads Recommends


Thursday, March 2, 2017

Wow. This book. I slept on it which makes me sad in that this greatness wasn't in my life earlier, but also so happy as I got to enjoy it just the other day. Homegoing is wonderful, the writing, the story development, the language, the cover. Where has Yaa Gyasi been all my life? Wherever it is, ...

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MR Readers World Book Day Recommendations


Thursday, March 2, 2017

As it's World Book Day and we're kind of in the process of beginning to discuss the possibility of maybe one day when we have time starting a book club, we asked a few of our Readers to share their favourite/recommended reads. 26a by Diana Evans Its a beautifully written debut novel about two mixed race sisters growing up and coming ...

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#HeyitsMRbloom


Saturday, February 25, 2017

#HeyitsMRbloom! We are collaborating with Cee founder of very witty motherhood blog, “Hey is That Me?’  to create a planting project and we would like you to join us!!   We think that planting fruit, vegetables and or plants is a wonderful way to get our children away from screens and engaged in an activity that is fun, educational ...

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Grateful for Meeting You!


Saturday, February 18, 2017

I could have chosen a carefully curated picture with everyone looking at the camera but this is an accurate reflection of the moment! 💜   Of course my gratitude this week is all about the lovely mama's that joined us for our first MAMA & MINI meet up!  You brought your beautiful crew, buggies, buggy boards, lunch, snacks, ...

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Gratitude for Cultural Appreciation


Wednesday, February 15, 2017

  On Sunday I was supposed to post about being grateful, but something happened and I didn't.  Later on my daughter started talking about missing Sierra Leone and why she loves it... so I recorded it.  I think my daughter and I have kind of made a podcast... kinda.   In this audio recording baby girl tells me ...

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