I saw Walmart’s Commitment Firsthand at Sustainability Expo

Anyone who has been reading my blogs or even talking to me casually for more than 5 minutes knows that sustainability is a big deal to me. While the fashionista in me constantly battles with consumerism and the lazy cook in me tries not to justify eating processed food, pretty much every other area of… Continue reading I saw Walmart’s Commitment Firsthand at Sustainability Expo

Take a Tour of Your Local Boys & Girls Club

One of the things about my childhood that I remember most fondly is always having something to do. Some years, it was ballet, tap and jazz dance classes. Other years, it was gymnastics or drama. As I got older, I turned to playing steel pan, cheerleading and choir and continued those until I graduated from… Continue reading Take a Tour of Your Local Boys & Girls Club

42 Movie: My View from the Red Carpet

This week, I went to Los Angeles for the first time ever, and I have to say, it would be difficult to beat this first impression. Why? Because I went there to attend the premiere of the new Jackie Robinson movie, 42, as a red carpet correspondent for Walmart! Walmart is a platinum sponsor of… Continue reading 42 Movie: My View from the Red Carpet

Reflection & Anticipation

The New Year is always an interesting time for me. I never really make conscious resolutions, though there are always some things I want to do. And while most people are making grandiose resolutions for the coming year, more often than not, I find myself lamenting all the things I hadn’t accomplished in the preceding… Continue reading Reflection & Anticipation

Why I Love Going to the Walmart Shareholders Meeting

Being a Walmart Mom occasionally comes with perks, and one of those is our yearly opportunity to travel to Walmart headquarters in Bentonville, AR for the shareholders meeting. On its face, this might not sound like much of a perk. Traveling all that way just for a boring business meeting? Well, that’s because you’ve never… Continue reading Why I Love Going to the Walmart Shareholders Meeting

My Shine: Finding the Beauty Inside Myself

Akilah from Execumama and Kahran from Creative Soul Photography have issued the “See Me Shine” Challenge, asking readers to look within and write five things that they love about themselves. I love the spirit of the challenge, but I admit this doesn’t come easy to me. Self-love is one of the things I constantly struggle… Continue reading My Shine: Finding the Beauty Inside Myself