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Why Attending Church is Important for My Family

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Sunday mornings at the Beaven House are chaotic! Not a typical chaos, but one that literally makes you want to get back into bed and try again. It is my personal belief that it...

Raising a Daughter Who is Like You: The Pros and Cons

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I found out I was having a daughter in July 2015, and I seriously dreamed of that day. I am all things feminine, and the thoughts of bows and tutus ran through my mind....

An Intimate Conversation with my Mother

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This post is dedicated to my Mother, Vivian, the effortless style star and self-proclaimed introvert. Mommy has been a Mom and wife for the better part of her life. Sacrifices were made, dreams were...

The Whimsical Wakanda and What Black Panther Means to My Community

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Moment of Truth, I don’t necessarily love comic book movies. Don’t get me wrong, I will watch Iron Man if prompted, and The Hulk has seen my DVR a few times. However, I don’t...

Do We Raise Our Girls and Baby Our Boys?

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                 My Mother has a son, my brother, Stephen. I always kind of thought he was her favorite because she was always very accommodating to him. Mommy would...

12 Tips to DeStressing The Holidays

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It’s the holidays and if you’re a Mother, this is met with as much anxiety as it is excitement!  You’re exhausted and your husband is not and you’re inundated with lists, sales and wrapping...

Gun Violence in America: How Will I Explain This to My Children?

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Sandy Hook, Orlando, New York, Texas, and Charleston. I don't even have to say why I'm naming these cities for you to understand. I can’t help but think that these tragedies (not these alone)...

Letter to My 21 Year Old Self

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On October 6th, 2017, I turned 36 years old. Shockingly, this isn’t at all daunting, but instead extremely eye opening. Obviously, a lot can happen in 15 years-- some good things, some great things,...

What Representation in the Cosby Show Meant to Me (And Why My Children Will...

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Let me precede this blog by saying this is not a blog paying homage to Bill Cosby. Straight up, there it is: there's a difference between Bill and Cliff. But, that's not what this...

Breastfeeding: The Love/Hate Relationship

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I have been breastfeeding for two years, with only a 3 month break between. Before you give me an overwhelming hand clap, let me precede this by saying I don’t necessarily love it (insert...

Raising Girls Who Celebrate Other Women

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One thing I am extremely passionate about is mentoring young girls, the reason is because I have been blessed to women in my life who mentored me. Therefore I have always felt that if...
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A Letter to My Son: The Perils of Raising a Black Man in America

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Dear Stephen E. Beaven III (or as we call you, Trey), You are by far the most beautiful and amazing baby boy I’ve ever met, I can honestly say that because 1. I gave birth...
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Don’t Princess My Daughter

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Once upon a time, there was a Mother of a young girl. She was beautiful girl, smart and charming, as well.  Wherever the young girl went, whether it was a regular outing, a grocery...

The Severity of the Second Child

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I have two children. My two children are Weslie Vivian Beaven and Stephen Eric Beaven III a.k.a. Trey. Cute, right? Before you say anything, let me explain. Ideally, I didn't ever dream of having more...
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