Category Archives: friends and family

A new new year

In years past, I’ve resolved to drink more, be more selfish, and become a meaner person. While the drinking and meanness haven’t worked out for me, being a bit more selfish actually has. This year as with last, I resolve to … Continue reading

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Holiday books and music

Since becoming a parent, I’ve managed to accumulate a decent collection of holiday books. As happens with things like books and toys, some I sought out, and others were given to us. Here are a few of our favorites: Owl … Continue reading

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Day 18: What I wore yesterday/weekending

Did you have a fun weekend? The girls and I had a Girls Night In which consisted of watching a Jem marathon on netflix, painting each other’s toenails, and sleeping on the sofabed. We had a blast. The boys went … Continue reading

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My hometown: St. Lucia

Yes, I was born in New York. But I was raised, in part, in St. Lucia. My mom is Lucian and we lived there till I was about 6. I spent every summer after that visiting, until I was a … Continue reading

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A friend that I adore

Found this challenge while clicking around online and decided to jump right in! Day 4, a friend that I adore… My Yaya* and I met nearly 12 years ago on a parenting message board. We were new (and very young) … Continue reading

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