Category: JTMG

3 Simple Ways To Be More Mindful Today

As a mom, sometimes I find it difficult to be present in the moment. There is always something to do, somewhere to be, something to think about. As someone who suffers from depression living in the moment can seem like a monumental task, especially trying to overcome the symptoms that...

JTMG Eating Better – Introduction

This post is the Introduction to the JTMG Eating Better Series.    Back in October 2014, my husband had a health scare that literally scared “the you know what” out of us. I think up until that point we thought we were above health issues — we ate what we...

Celebrating Black Fathers

JTMG Celebrating Black Fatherhood: Paul Felts Jr.

First off, let me wish all the fathers out there a Happy Father’s Day, I hope the day is filled with all the things you like to do.   It is only fitting that I finish the JTMG Celebrating Black Fatherhood series with the father of my children, my husband,...

Celebrating Black Fathers

JTMG Celebrating Black Fatherhood: Jamal Swift

Hey guys, I’m sorry for my absence, I am in the process of moving so I’m busy downsizing and packing. With the process of going through all my family’s belonging comes moments where I find myself walking down memory lane. I find myself holding up one of my boys old...

Celebrating Black Fathers

Celebrating Black Fatherhood: Jonathan Alford

JTMG Celebrating Black Fatherhood.   I just dislike the reputation that black fathers have and it’s been around for quite some time.We have to take a stand and change this whole reputation by showing the world that there are black men doing what they are supposed to, even though sometimes...

Celebrating Black Fathers

Celebrating Black Fatherhood: Kevin Dingle

Every day as I scroll through my social media feeds, I see beautiful black fathers engaging their children with sport, video games, music, etc., and I want this side of black men who are black fathers in the limelight. So, I reached out to a few of my social media friends...

Celebrating Black Fathers

Celebrating Black Fatherhood: Sinclair Johnson

    The main reason I wanted to do the Celebrating Black Fatherhood series is because I wanted to celebrate the black fathers that I know personally and the men who are like them. Those men who are up at the crack of dawn get ready for work, those men...

Celebrating Black Fathers

JTMG is Celebrating Black Fatherhood

I am so Pro-men in general, Pro-Black men in particular. That’s not to say that I am anti-woman, how could I be, I am woman. We deserve so much better than we get. We as women should uplift, empower, and inspire each other to be out best truest self. But...

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JTMG Journal: Random Thoughts

Whew, I fell off track a little bit when it comes to working on JTMG. As my husband always tell me content is king and my approach is to crank out as much content as possible. However the past week or so I haven’t been in the mood to look...