Renee’s Corner: My Favorite Femme Pioneer in Black History

This month has been filled with so much pride and recognition for people of color, especially women of color (#WakandaForever)! As a black woman in business raising African American children, I admire the strength, grace and humility black women display as we face the challenges of our society — formerly and presently. As we wrap up Black History Month, I want to take some time to highlight and celebrate a noteworthy woman in Black history and easily one of my favorites: former First Lady of these United States, Michelle Obama. It has been said that “behind every strong man is Read More

2016: The Year in Review

In so many ways, 2016 has truly been a year for the books. Personally, my family grew — making us now a party of six when we go out to dine! As some of you may have read in my earlier blog, we welcomed our fourth child (yep…you read correctly FOURTH CHILD), Laura, into the world in April. She’s approaching nine months and is the happiest baby in the world…and chocked full of personality. She may be the biggest diva yet in our family! More broadly, 2016 exposed our global community to the highest of highs and the lowest of lows. We Read More