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This post I am writing to you today is different. Our world is different. Here in 2020, racism and racial injustice are still real. People are still judging other people by the color of their skin. There is still...
Almost everyone is familiar with Independence Day, also known as the 4th of July, but very few are aware of the holiday that is observed on June 19th. Juneteenth (also known as Emancipation Day or Freedom Day) is the commemoration...
Life As We Know It I never would've thought I'd be a stay-at-home mom. My life has always been fast-paced, and I've had the "let's get things done" mentality. But now, being at home has completely changed the importance of...
This is an uncomfortable post for me to write. I have deleted and restarted it more times than I want to admit. It is uncomfortable because I have to address the topic of being a minority, something I have...
I want to start this post by humbly saying that I have not been the ally I want to be to the Black community, and this is not a "learn from me" post. Rather, this is a "let's do...
Birmingham Mom Collective is here! We have changed our name and our website design, but we have kept our heart for moms in Birmingham. Since launching over three years ago, we have been blown away by Birmingham’s response to...
Do you ever feel like it takes you forever to leave the house with children? Like, you age a few years trying? Me too, Girlfriend. Here’s what happened last weekend. It’s a Saturday morning. We wake to the heavy footsteps of...
"Mom, if your job isn't essential, why do you do it?" When my gym closed for the quarantine, my kids struggled to see why I was working at all if my job wasn't important. Ouch! Hi! My name...
I'll be the first to admit it: I've kind of judged stay-at-home moms (SAHMs) over the years.  I couldn't understand it at all when they'd say they have trouble balancing everything from cleaning to scheduling. They have all day, right? I've...
Like many others, the video released this week of the murder of Ahmaud Arbery shook me to my core. Initially, I had no words. The sadness, anger, and shame that immediately built up inside of me all at once...

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