The View From My Bubble ~ Relationships At Home

The pandemic created a relationship intensive.  Most time is spent at home  -combining work, household and school into one setting. We are told to check on our strong friends.  Funny, positive friends are standing out like 24 carats, and their stock in our lives continues to rise. These streets are indeed real as we navigate…Read more The View From My Bubble ~ Relationships At Home

The Lady’s Practical Guide To Visiting Smithsonian’s New NMAAHC

The National Museum of African American History and Culture opened with great fanfare on September 24, 2016. The purpose of the museum is to document African American life, history, and culture. Like so many others, I could hardly wait to visit this 19th addition to the Smithsonian institution. My visit left me beyond impressed, moved, and greatly inspired! I am…Read more The Lady’s Practical Guide To Visiting Smithsonian’s New NMAAHC

Christmas ~ All Is Merry & Bright

Christmas is my absolute favorite time of the year, although for many it evokes feelings of depression. Advanced stages of the blues should be brought to the attention of a counselor or physician.  For those who simply feel a bit melancholy as the season nears, I am going to count off a few of life's little pleasures to…Read more Christmas ~ All Is Merry & Bright