Celebrating Black American Freedom for the entire weekend! I used to listen to this song on my Walkman while working my job. I could not get it out of my head all week. Interesting that it is still relevant 28 years later.
Last Sunday, my pastor preached a sermon entitled "What About The Children?" He closed it with a poem by Margaret Burroughs: "What Shall I Tell My Children Who Are Black?" It was the first time I ever heard him so choked up with emotion that he almost could not finish the service. I understood where … Continue reading Legacy
Today is not a good day for you to attempt to defend "good police officers" to me. If there is any question in your mind that George Floyd--like so many other unarmed Black men--was MURDERED by a racist cop, then we have nothing left to say to each other. George Floyd did not deserve to … Continue reading To My “Well-Meaning” White Friends….
I'm sure you'll see this video elsewhere, but this would TOTALLY be my mother if she were still here! Today, I'm giving it up to all the mothers who love their children unconditionally. And also to my Mom, who went home to be with the Lord two years ago. Enjoy your day....and rest well.
When you're in quarantine, every meal is a "Chopped" Challenge. Yes, we've got food. Yes, we are eating well. Yes, the quarantine is driving us insane (but not insane enough to stop doing it). This recipe may walk, talk and quack like a struggle meal, but Jenise and I are not struggling. Thank God! In … Continue reading Recipe: Grilled Chicken Mini Pizzas