December 6, 2017. Today would have been my Uncle Jeffrey's 55th birthday. Unfortunately, God called him home three months ago and my familial dynamic has been very different. I knew I was speaking at my uncle's memorial service; I wasn't quite sure what I'd say. He was a street guy, so there were many things... Continue Reading →
25 years ago, I was that kid in kindergarten who loved to perform. I was Michael Jackson 2.0 in my head (I wore a silver, glittered hat that got thrown all over our apartment as I spun in the mirror and recited the words to my hit song "Ridiculous Girl."). Elementary school shows were... Continue Reading →
It's a Friday morning. I have more than a shitload of work to do and I don't feel like doing any of it. I woke up Monday morning all kinds of excited because that meant that after a week of children being home, finally I can get back to work. By all means, Monday was epic.... Continue Reading →
Making Memories For Cydney: A Single Dad's Christmas StoryHello everyone! I guess I'm kinda a professional now. I will be contributing some posts to MommyNoire as well. While I've shared with Facebook and Twitter, I have not yet posted a link for the readers who have made this possible. Thanks to you all! Read, and... Continue Reading →
I hate Christmas music. Maybe I don't hate it, but I am not a super fan of it. I know that sounds borderline heinous but that's just me. As a kid, I loved it. It built anticipation for the holiday coming up and meant toys upon toys upon toys on deck. My mom used to... Continue Reading →
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7qa9UfovLMY&feature=youtube_gdata_player Here is the video of Cydney coming downstairs to Christmas on Tuesday. Enjoy!