Tagged “Family”

I Went To My First Private School Birthday Party. Here’s What Happened.

Private school birthday parties are a different world...from where we came from.

Love & Hip Hop Hollywood Ep. 9 Recap

In this episode of Love & Hip Hop, Ray J gets on the good food, Moniece justifies her violence, and Masika and Nikki still exist. Le sigh.

How Much Do You Know About Your Family?

Panama recently had to do a bit of digging into his family. This reminded him of just how little he actually knows.

A Story About My Dad

As a child, wrapped up in your own world of crushes, Little Hugs, and gym classes, if you're lucky enough to have good parents, you don't consciously think of their love for and devotion towards you.

The Responsibility of Knowledge and Compassion

The recent details and verdict in the Steubenville, Ohio, rape case seems to have rightly brought a ...

He Ain’t Heavy, He’s My Brother: In Memory Of…

Admin Note: This may or may not end up being the longest VSB post in history. I won't know until I f...

April Showers: In Memory Of…

Y'all gon' have to forgive me, because today I just feel like sharing. I remember when my lif...

Spouse, Parents…or Kids: Who Should Rank “First?”

While teasing a few Patriots fans on Facebook yesterday (Even though it may be blasphemousÂ...

Is Parenthood Losing Its Luster?

In the past couple of months, I've spoken on a panel, attended two parties in DC, participated i...

Grainy Pictures: Me, My Dad, and Measuring Up To “Maturity”

Last weekend, a few relatives and I gathered at my great aunt's house to eat dinner and spend se...

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blast from the past: her two cents, revisited

***admin note*** because of a technical difficulty (read: "really, you don't wanna know. trust me...