Archive for the 'Blogging' Category

We’re Friends of Ricki!

Tuesday, January 31st, 2012

Over at my second cyber-home, CoParenting101.org, we’ve just announce that we’re teaming up with The Ricki Lake Show.  Deets. (I’m sick. I have deadlines. Pardon the brevity.)

In Praise and Support of Each Other

Friday, October 14th, 2011

Things are hectic around these parts.  Between family, writing and teaching gigs, and micro-blogging on Twitter (from my personal account and for CoParenting101), I don’t post here very much.  But when I do, I try to share some good news and thoughts about my journey.  So I was especially appreciative when Cynthia who blogs at […]

Co-Parenting 101: The Book (Coming in 2013)!

Tuesday, May 3rd, 2011

From Publisher’s Lunch Deesha Philyaw and Michael Thomas’s CO-PARENTING 101: Advice from a Formerly Married Couple on Parenting Across Two Households, the first book co-authored by a divorced couple for whom co-parenting is central to their daily lives, providing expert advice, practical tips, and tried-and-true tactics developed from real life co-parenting experiences, to Melissa Kirk at New […]

For Harriet

Friday, April 8th, 2011

Please do yourself a favor and check out the latest addition to my blogroll, For Harriet. The site’s tagline says it all: Celebrating the fullness of black womanhood.  The content is smart, thoughtful, and edifying.  I don’t come away from it feeling like, “Heard it all before…” or “We need to do better…”  I come […]

My latest distraction

Sunday, April 3rd, 2011

So, not that I needed anything else to play with, but…I now have a Tumblr.  See/hear/feel it.

Building Your Brand: How To Grow Your Social Media Platform With a Purpose

Friday, March 11th, 2011

Pittsburgh Friends, I hope you’ll join me and Damon Young (The Champ from VerySmartBrothas) for this interactive social media workshop on April 16th. Check out our groovy flyer at the link below for details. (I’ll wait.) Like it? Then sign-up (and get even more details) here: And don’t forget to tell a friend! Space is […]

Favorite Things: Kristen Howerton of ShePosts Interviews Me

Tuesday, December 28th, 2010

I was recently interviewed by Kristin Howerton who blogs at Rage Against the MiniVan and is the Managing Editor at ShePosts.com, and it’s my favorite interview yet.  I think it was Kristin’s great questions.  Thanks, Kristin, for bringing the co-parenting conversation to the ShePost readers! You can read it here.

Throwback Post: Co-Parenting Resolutoins

Sunday, December 26th, 2010

“2010 Co-Parenting Resolutions” from my column at The Faster Times: These are still fresh for ’11!

“My Ex and I are Swingers…”

Thursday, December 16th, 2010

Check us out! We’re the featured post at Huffington Post -Divorce! Click here!–> “My Ex and I are Swingers…and Other Myths About Cooperative Co-Parenting”

Tell the truth and shame the debbil

Sunday, October 24th, 2010

I grew up hearing that expression…”Tell the truth and shame the devil”, except in the mouths of the older black women who spoke it, the word became “debbil.” I always loved that expression, just the way it sounded–so empowering–even before I could appreciate the truth in it. This morning, I received an email from a […]