October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. To help support the occasion you can now buy your maternity wear from A Pea in the Pod and also helping to make the cure happen. Black women have lower breast cancer survival rates than other women, so let's help them survive.
I have to admit I have not really stopped to listen to Michelle Obama speak. Although she has spoken at several events and is always in the news, I simply never stopped and noticed. But this video of her speaking at the "State of the Black Woman" address yesterday is amazing, I am already impressed… Continue reading A Strong, Black Woman: Michelle Obama
Red Butterfly: How a Princess Smuggled the Secret of Silk Out of ChinaWritten by Deborah Noyes , Illustrated by Sophie Blackall Ages: 6-10, Grades: 3-6 If you have a budding artist or future illustrator in your midst, you must pick up Red Butterfly: How a Princess Smuggled the Secret of Silk Out of China this… Continue reading New Book Review: Red Butterfly: How a Princess Smuggled the Secret of Silk Out of China
Halle Berry will talk about being a mommy-to-be for the first time on Oprah tomorrow, October 2. Click here for the preview and be sure to tune in.