Articles written by: Val

I'm a wife and mother of three boys. I am entering into teenage years with our older sons and preschool with our youngest. When I'm not reminiscing on the "Good Old Days", I like to write, read, and spend time with my family and friends.

Building Self Esteem In Our Tween Son #VoicesForOurSons
Family & Home / Voices For Our Sons

Building Self Esteem In Our Tween Son #VoicesForOurSons

Recently, our middle son tested for his yellow belt in Tae Kwon Do. He’s eleven, and I will admit that there has been some challenges […]

4 Reasons Why Lucious Lyon Is Our George Jefferson
Entertainment / Television

4 Reasons Why Lucious Lyon Is Our George Jefferson

4 Reasons Why Lucious Lyon Is Our George Jefferson Attention Old School Kids. I raised the question on Children Of The Old School’s Facebook page […]

He Didn’t Have To Buy Me Flowers
Family & Home / I Have A Blog... / Musings

He Didn’t Have To Buy Me Flowers

Valentine’s Day is over. I’m actually kind of glad that it is.  Yes, I am married. I love my husband. I love being married. But […]

It’s The GRAMMYs Week Old School Style
Entertainment / Music

It’s The GRAMMYs Week Old School Style

It’s The GRAMMYs® week, and we are taking it all the way back. First stop, the 1990s with this great playlist of all of the […]

10 Old School Super Bowl Commercials We Can Never Forget #NaBloPoMo
Entertainment / Musings

10 Old School Super Bowl Commercials We Can Never Forget #NaBloPoMo

Ok, I don’t know about you, but the commercials are my favorite part of Super Bowl Sunday. Here’s a trip down memory lane of some […]