Bookworm, Lifestyle

The City We Became – A Book Review

Hey y’all As you may or may not know, I'm in a book club for teachers online and I joined so that I can broaden my knowledge on the different books out there and I also like having people that I can talk books with! Anyway, for February (Black History Month) this book, The City… Continue reading The City We Became – A Book Review

Bookworm, Teacher Life

Amari and the Night Brothers Book Review

Hey y'all! I'm coming at you today with a book review. Book reviews are something that I want to start doing on my site. It's no secret that I love books! I'm a writer, an English teacher and I'm a bookworm. It's actually something that I've come to embrace about myself and I'm so happy… Continue reading Amari and the Night Brothers Book Review

Teacher Life

Why You Need Diverse Books in Your Library!

Hey y’all! It’s no secret, I love books! I'm like obsessed. There's nothing I love more than getting lost in a great book. I've been this was as a little kid (I even taught myself to read. True story). I just love books. My favorite thing is to buy books under the guise that I'm… Continue reading Why You Need Diverse Books in Your Library!

Teacher Life

Growing Up as an Alternative Black Girl

Hey y'all! When you imagine a typical black girl, what do you picture? Well, if you look in the media you'd probably imagine a woman in braids or with a fro. Maybe someone who rolls her neck, have a name that difficult (or spelled in a not so typical way. Maybe you imagine someone loud… Continue reading Growing Up as an Alternative Black Girl