It's just a matter of time before "the curse of cute" will become "the blessing of beautiful."
"My locs taught me patience, self-love, and versatility. I became more accepting of my unique composition, both inside and out."
I might be willing to "go back"...if only I knew where to return.
I didn't realize how much the day meant to me until it gave me a greater appreciation for Dr. King's non-violent movement. How will you honor him?
It's not who is taking the position that saddens me; it is that anyone is taking it all...the ending one knows is coming, but doesn't want to accept.
Truth be told celebrating Kwanzaa does not negate Christmas; Kwanzaa is a cultural celebration while Christmas is "meant to be" a religious one.
Sometimes the experience is not doing something different, but doing it somewhere you never imagined... so make it worthwhile!
One source of contention surrounding the recent election is those who did not vote. I can't speak for the motivation of others, but I decided to share mine.
While quite uncomfortable, a real "birds and bees" talk could save your teen(s) from embarrassing, harmful and/or life-altering experiences.