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Dia Uno!!!!! PURA VIDA!!!

Finally…………….. 5+ years of planning… hoping….. wishing and we finally made it here!!!!!!!!  This has truly been an interesting journey.

Let me start by saying that this trip to Samara, Costa Rica was put together with MAYBE 4 weeks notice and completely done on a budget! 3,022 more words

African American

3 Most Effective Ways To Communicate With Your Teen

Communicating with your teenage child can be tough. Their communication tendencies tend to change once they leave their childhood years; whether that is spending more time alone or away from home, talking to you less or shouting and slamming the doors. 372 more words

Motherhood Lessons | Life Lessons

Maureen Dowd: Hi-Ho, Lone Ranger

New York Times — IN the midst of Iran mania, the president got tossed a question about Bill Cosby.

Would he revoke the Medal of Freedom given to a comedian who has been accused of subverting the free will of dozens of women, and counting? 55 more words


On BullShit: Tiny House Nation

As a country we go from one stupid extreme fad to another and now it’s all about tiny houses. Are you kidding me America? Tiny houses? 736 more words

Black Women

July Giveaway: Monster High: Scaris City of Frights

The ghoulfriends of Monster High are back again! If you know a little Monster High fan who would love to get their hands on a brand new adventure -this time in Scaris, France- Urban Mommy would love to make that possible! 118 more words


Why Every Single Mom Should Take a Vacation To The Country

I’ve spent most of my life living in the city and I enjoy a lot of what the city life has to offer especially, the convenience. 609 more words


Happy Fourth!!!

For my family and myself the Fourth is a day we can shut out the world and spend some much needed together time. We BBQ, talk, eat an assortment of picnic foods, and watch fireworks from the roof of the car. 67 more words