Author: Asanta Brooks

One Mother at the Barber Shop

I watched my son hop in the black chair with chrome legs. The barber began to spin him around just enough to get a huge chuckle out of my little boy. When the chair slowed down and he caught his breathe, he gave the barber some dab. He was in search of the golden clippers […]

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Plant Based Momma: Southern Food & Eat Good!

People feel because you eat plant based or vegan “your new lifestyle” doesn’t include good, delicious southern foods. But that’s true at all! You can still eat the foods you love just replace ingredients that do not include any animal products. Trust me, there are tasty replacements out there. Research! Google and Pinterest will be […]

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Plant Based Momma! New Recipe!

Hey Momma! Here is a NEW and quick recipe for you and the family! It is very tasty may I add and the ingredients used are probably already in your pantry or cabinet. That will help your pockets, if you have to go to the grocery store to purchase a few items. You want to fix something quick, […]

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Plant Based Momma! What’s For Dinner?!

After picking up the little one from school, I am always contemplating on what to fix for dinner. I chose to change my eating habits to more of a plant based diet. And with my son being a picky eater, it can be a little challenging. Vegetables aren’t his favorite. I had to find ways […]

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TURN YOUR DREAMS INTO REALITY!

Raise your hand, if you are beyond ready to stop chasing your dreams and turn them into reality?! What is causing you not to follow your dreams?! As for some women including myself, it was self-doubt. Well… about we confront self-doubt and tell it where it can go! And I am not talking about Arizona. […]

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I’ve got, Momopause! What About You?!

Yoooo… I think… I have Momopause! What the heck is Momopause?! I bet, you got it too! Let’s go back … back into time. Remember when you were a teenager and you started “smelling yourself” or “thinking you were grown”. Your Mom told you to clean up your room, you said yes ma’am but your […]

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When Co-Parenting Goes Right!

Communication is key! But it is also essential and mandatory when it comes down to co-parenting. Us, parents have to maintain it (or at least try to make an effort) for the sake of our children. Regardless of how the relationship or marriage ended, we have to let that shit go and learn how to […]

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Fashion and Motherhood

I was flipping through different magazines, viewing the latest styles and fashion trends, then slowly gazed down at what I was wearing. Not that I am comparing myself to these beautiful women, just wondering if I have been slacking off a little in the fashion department. I’ve been so focused on raising my son and […]

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Weekends with Dad

Let me ask you this? And be honest. When your child left home for the first time to spend the weekend with his/her Dad, how did you react? I cried profusely to the point that I hyperventilated when my son left for the weekends to be with his Dad. My emotional reaction didn’t have anything […]

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Choosing Between Marriage and Divorce

Most little girls dream of having big weddings, but I wasn’t that little girl who dreamed of being married or having children. Solely because I watched my parents struggle throughout their marriage and they remained married because of me. Even as a child, I refused to be that person or that wife! I wanted to […]

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