An Open Letter to My Husband on Our 7th Wedding Anniversary

Bay: You know me well enough to know that I'm not good at putting on a front. Or as we used to say back in the day, "faking the funk." I feel deeply. And my desire to be authentic and transparent in every area of my life means that those feelings--the ones driven by my …

What Blazing Trails Feels Like and Other Revelations

This post was originally published at MyBrownBaby.com So I suppose this post might be just a wee bit too transparent; too revealing. My apologies, in advance. However, for my own sanity, I have to, once again, shed my halo and tell my whole, ugly truth. Here goes: Sometimes I’m incredibly envious of people. Not rolling-my-eyes-and-I-hate-their-guts …