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Lysol Presents: Get Your Family Health & Wellness Questions Answered, Live by a Pediatrician!

Tomorrow on MochaManual.com, Get Your Family Health & Wellness Questions Answered, Live by a Pediatrician!   Keeping kids healthy and in school is always high on a parent’s priority list. But sometimes, parents have questions about how to promote healthy lifestyles and when to keep kids home from school. We bet you have a few [...]

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My Life Mondays: Coming Clean About K-Ci and Jo-Jo Come Clean

Thanks a lot K-Ci and Jo Jo but my work has been totally slipping since I got hooked on your train wreck reality show. If you know me, you know that I rarely watch TV. I like my CNN in the morning and then that’s it. My kids aren’t allowed to watch TV during the [...]

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Win a $25 Whole Foods Gift Card! Help Whole Foods and Vitamin Angels Save Under-Fives.

Viva Vitamin Angels! Did you know  that one third of all childhood deaths are caused by under nutrition and that an estimated 190 million children suffer from vitamin A deficiency worldwide? A simple, cost-effective vitamin A capsule each six months can prevent blindness and reduce under-five mortality by 23 percent. Whole Foods Market’s current podcast [...]

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WEE ORGANICS ALL NATURAL TOY GIVEAWAY! Post a comment on My Life Mondays to win yours!

Every where we turn someone or some company is recalling their toy line or highchairs because of harmful toxic materials.  What ever happened to just sending your children outside to make mud pies.  Well, here is a company that has seemed to harness all that naturalness into cute toys that are great for toddlers. Wee [...]

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My Life Mondays: Am I Smarter Than a Fifth Grader? Ummm, Maybe Not!

I know that I do a lot of blogging about real issues and I love being a voice for the black mommy experience, but on Mondays I'm starting something new: blogging a bit about my life. I've recently ditched the suburbs for a great apartment in Queens,  and I'm starting a new life that is [...]

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Race is Key Factor in Delayed Breast Cancer Diagnosis in Black Women, Study Finds

After years of blaming lack of health insurance as the reason black women are diagnosed later and die more often from breast cancer, a new study of insured women points to the real culprit, race. Major SMH. Read my blog post at (click here) Babycenter on the sad and startling findings and check out my [...]

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SMS. Leaving the suburbs to save myself

The suburbs are great for raising kids, especially if your family has two married adults and 2.5 kids. But after my divorce, I began to have this lingering feeling that the suburbs just weren't for me anymore. My married friends slowly drifted away. I was tired of being the fifth wheel anyway, and there was [...]

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HURRY!! Nominate A Teacher to Win $100 to OfficeMax Gift Card

I have a lot of respect for teachers. Unfortunately, in a world where athletes and hip hop stars are paid handsomely, teachers don't receive anything near their true worth and value in terms of pay. At although, even I, complain and joke about the 50-item long school supply lists of late, the truth is, teachers [...]

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What amazes you about babies? FREE! Babies DVD Giveaway!

September is Infant Mortality Awareness Month, and while we contemplate how more babies can make it to their first birthday, I am celebrating all those that do. That's why I love Universal's new documentary Babies. It follows four babies from different parts of the world from first breath to first steps. It is available exclusively [...]

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Empire State of Mom: Discovery Times Square Expo and Freckleface Strawberry The Musical

My son is just insisting that I call him King Tut, since he learned about the Boy King wonder last weekend and I have New York City to blame.  More specifically, the amazing King Tut exhibit at the Times Square Discovery Exposition Center.   I live in one of the greatest cities in the world–well, about [...]

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