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6 Things You Must Have in Your Pantry When School Starts

School is Back in Session!As school gets into full swing in most parts of the United States and other parts of the world it is a good time for most of us to watch what we spend our money on and or get on a budget.If you are looking to get on a budget or scouting for ideas start with these items,  try to always have them in your pantry.They save you time, since they are holdover foods for the children to eat so you don’t go to the grocery store before your next grocery run…

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Boys, Men, Money Smarts, Teens and Moms /

Healthy Tips on How to Raise Boys!

To mom of boys, it is an open secret that boys can make you lose your temper because they are usually very active, physical and aggressive. As a mom of  3 boys ranging from 15 to 7 years old the tips below bounces between the ages of my various children. Understanding BoysAs long as they play safe and your child remains unharmed, then you have absolutely nothing to worry about. Do stock up on detergents and a reliable washing machine and as the dirt goes off, the memory of play last for years.Check his aggression level: Does…

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Budget, Fashion and Beauty, Fashionably Beautify, Single Parent, Teens and Moms /

Black on Yellow



I wore this to work and then transitioned for my son’s school literacy event that night, see below

Hairstyle: A nice bob style that transitions well from work time to playtime

Hairstylist: Antoine – Baltimore City

Necklace: Old piece bought, New York, New York

Blouse/Top: Yellow with white horizontal lines a Raglan cut  top by Loft (Goodwill Store)

Sweater: Black ribbed by

Pant: Black Editor Cut Pant (Express Store)

Shoe: Cole Haan Red Patent and White linen Shoe ( see below for shoe







Did you know that Cole Haan offers a cobbler service? If you send them your old Cole Haan shoes

they will restore for it for a fee.

Did I hear (DIY) to do it yourself try using these shoe care items.





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