International Women’s Day

To celebrate International Women's Day I reached out to my social media asking for responses towards National Women's History Month and International Women's Day. I got 5 amazing responses from women who have never been featured on this blog, which is really exciting for me. I love hearing new ideas and viewpoints, especially on this … Continue reading International Women’s Day

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National Women’s History Month

This year's theme for National Women's History Month is NEVERTHELESS, SHE PERSISTED: Honoring Women Who Fight All Forms of Discrimination Against Women I think this is a fantastic theme and so many amazing people come to mind. However, I want to stick to the women the National Women's History Project has chosen to honor this … Continue reading National Women’s History Month

Watch The Wall

I was sent this by a fellow blogger of mine and the words are so moving. If you don't read anything else today, please read this! I am pasting the poem here but you can check out the entire post here. Watch the wall my Darlings. Watch the wall my darlings as the gunman passes … Continue reading Watch The Wall

Black History Month

Today is the start of Black History Month and it is also No Politics Day. I just can't abide by that second one. Sorry, not sorry. The buffoon we have in office makes it almost impossible to stay away from politics, but more importantly on days like today, during months like this one. With 45's track … Continue reading Black History Month

Girl Gang

Do you need a safe place to talk, vent, ask questions, or need a little pick me up? Jessika Lynn (my brand new soulsistermamafriend) and I started a group that fits all of these needs and many more. We are here to empower women and help each other grow! Come over and join us! We are also … Continue reading Girl Gang

Girl Gang

I posted this photo on my Instagram account and it immediately blew up! Within an hour there were 81 likes and 26 comments of women wanting to get in on this "Girl Gang." One woman, in particular, gave me a wonderful idea! Momandposh (Jess) said, "I say we all hashtag this #avodkakindofmom18 and make it a follow!!!" … Continue reading Girl Gang

National Trivia Day

Today is National Trivia Day so I have decided to put together a little quiz for you! I will try and include all sorts of different types of questions from sports to alcohol to history! Comment and let me know how many you got correct! QUESTIONS: Who was the first president to live in the … Continue reading National Trivia Day

It Counts As Harassment

To follow up with my Ending Sexual Violence post I wanted to share this. I came across an article from Oct 22, 2017, on Buzzfeed that I thought was fucking fantastic. I had to share it with all of you here. The premise of this post was letting the world know they may be part … Continue reading It Counts As Harassment

Ending Sexual Violence

A couple weeks ago I had the opportunity to go to a talk given by Keith Edwards, who is a "speaker and educator on sexual violence prevention, men's identity, social justice education, and curricular approaches." I am so glad I skipped the last half of my math lecture to attend this talk. He has been giving … Continue reading Ending Sexual Violence

I’m Not A Racist

This is not easy to watch, but one I feel should be watched. It may be uncomfortable, but it's worth it. Please give me your thoughts. I think Joyner Lucas crushes this rap.