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Being Happy and Silly….

To My Future Little One…⁠ ⁠ Your future Mommy is silly! I am especially silly when I am with your future aunties on a sunny day with nothing to do and no where to go… Our only goal was to Have Fun! and we accomplished that in spades….⁠ ⁠ Your future Mommy is also a nerd so I do not know what sign I was making but it felt cool at the time…. Read more »

The Cornerstone Award….

To My Future Little One….⁠ ⁠ On 11/02/21, New Yorkers voted in a new mayor and his name is Eric Adams.  Eric Adams was Brooklyn Borough President.  Approximately four years ago, Eric Adams awarded your future grandmother the Brooklyn Cornerstone Award.  This award is for Brooklyn residents who have Read more »

Hail to the Victors

To My Little One…. GO BLUE! It is snowing in Michigan and the Wolverines showed their BEST when THEY BEAT OHIO STATE and sent the #5 Buckeyes home as LOSERS!!!! HAIL TO THE VICTORS! Read more »

Apple….

To My Future Little One…⁠ ⁠ To My Future Little One…⁠ ⁠ I need to tell you something, and I am going to whisper it Read more »

Meet my Work Birthday Twin!!!

To My Future Little One…⁠ ⁠ Today is your Future Mommy BIRTHDAY!!!!⁠ ⁠ I will have more pictures later about how I celebrated my birthday but I wanted to show you a picture of two of my work colleagues. The lady in the middle shares a birthday with your Future Mommy! We met at work and discovered our joint love Read more »

Carnival at Club Fair!

To My Future Little One…⁠ ⁠ Club Fair is Back and Carnival is Back!⁠ ⁠ Last week, MEC had its first in-person Club Fair in nearly two years! We were so excited to see each other and catch up as friends and colleagues.  COVID has taken a lot! Many of us have grieved love ones and friends we have lost… Read more »

Our Very Small Vegetable Garden of 2021…

To My Future Little One…⁠ ⁠ Here is the backyard vegetable garden. It is very small and we are still waiting for the green peppers to form. I see the leaves but no peppers…. The tomatoes and red peppers need to ripen.  The red peppers are hiding under their leaves.  We planted other things but they Read more »

Future Mommy’s love for Birks!

To My Future Little One…. Your future Mommy loves Birkenstocks sandals! Also, I like to take pictures of my feet in Birkenstocks sandals! Most people think that Birkenstocks are unattractive or old fashioned but to my happy feet they are a beautiful, hip and a godsend!!!! Read more »

Future Mommy’s love for Birks!

To My Future Little One…. Your future Mommy loves Birkenstocks sandals! Also, I like to take pictures of my feet in Birkenstocks sandals! Most people think that Birkenstocks are unattractive or old fashioned but to my happy feet they are a beautiful, hip and a godsend!!!! Read more »

Future Mommy’s Zen Corner….

To My Future Little One…⁠ ⁠ This is your future Mommy’s idea of fun selfies! I am sitting in a corner of my living room that I call the Zen corner. It has my plants, exercise gear and some books.  This is your future Mom’s idea of fun: reading, yoga and creating oxygen through plant life. As stated Read more »

Mother-Daughter Apple Picking Adventures….

To My Future Little One…⁠ ⁠ Every year, I take your future grandmother apple picking.  Apple picking is our yearly adventure that we do with another mother-daughter duo, your future auntie-Sheila and her mother-Mama Singleton.  As you can see, we enjoy ourselves immensely surrounded by apples and Read more »

A Blast from the Past… Your Future Mom’s College Buddies

To My Future Little One…⁠ ⁠ These women are your future Adoptive Mom college friends! We were thick as thieves at City College of New York.  We were pre-med students who thought we were going to dental or medical school.  However, life said another thing and our purposes have been fulfilled in many Read more »

Another Beautiful Person in My Village

To My Future Little One… You will meet many creative souls in this life so let me introduce your future Auntie Leslie! Your future Aunt Leslie is a beautiful, smart, creative, loving and talented woman. She will give you the shirt off her back and a place to stay if you needed it.  Your future Aunt Leslie is the Read more »

Your Future Adoptive Mom is…

To My Future Little One…⁠ ⁠ Your future adoptive mom is a social worker. In my final year at City College (CUNY),I was introduced to social work. I remember volunteering at Mount Sinai Breast Health Resource Program, and listening to stories from women who were breast cancer survivors.  One day. I asked the Read more »

Past and Present….

Hello Little One…⁠ ⁠ Past Memory…⁠ ⁠ Your future Aunt has this baby picture in her living room.  A long time ago, your future Aunt did my hair for school picture day. She told me to try not to mess up my hair before I take my pictures.  Well, my pictures still came out beautiful but my hair Read more »

Your Future Aunties….

On Saturday May 15th, the weather was not only beautiful but the sun shined especially on me because I was able to hang with my Sistas! We went to Governors’ Island.  We laid on the grass, ate food and Chim Cham (like LaVerne would say) about everything and anything! Life is Beautiful but it showed an extra special Read more »

Your Future Grandmother….

To my Future Little One…. I cannot wait until you call her Grandma! Happy 92nd Birthday to the Best Woman, Mom and Friend!  This picture was taken at her 90th Birthday Party! In 2019, my sister insisted that we have a birthday party for our mother, and I am sooo glad that she was persistent.  The next year Read more »

My Goddaughter

To my future Little One…. My goddaughter…⁠ ⁠ I met this young lady in church while she was doing liturgical dancing.  She was beautifully praising and offering her heart to God.  She was 12 years old.  Now this young lady is 20 years old, and she is a beautiful, kind, loving woman who is ready Read more »

My Name….

Hey,⁠ ⁠ My father loved her music! She was the songstress that greeted you in our home.  He named me after her because he thought the name was beautiful. Many people have mispronounced my name.  Even though, as a child, it is tough to live with an unusual name, I have never stopped loving the memory that my Read more »

Laughter and Springtime….

To my future little one…. Happy Spring!⁠ ⁠ I love to laugh! I was in San Diego for the first time at the 50th Anniversary of NABSW and this car was parked along the marina.  I burst into giggles and then had my friend take a picture of me mocking and imitating the car…⁠ ⁠ www.makebaadopts.com⁠ (973) Read more »

About This Diary

Hello Everyone,

I am so excited today because I am about to go on a journey of a lifetime! I am going to increase my family through adoption! I have always wanted to become a Mom and I am hoping that someone (an Expectant Mom) will see me and say she is the one... So, share my posts! and lets hope for another human being to come and join this wonderful crazy village called Brooklyn!


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