Disadvantages to raising black children abroad

If you read my last post, I highlighted some of the benefits of raising African-American children overseas. In hindsight, I’ve also experienced situations that weren’t so pleasant. They were more like stark splashes of reality that kept my third eye open and aware. This post is about some of the disadvantages to raising African-American children … Continue reading Disadvantages to raising black children abroad

My hat goes off to Hatta!

Just a few weeks ago, I traveled to Hatta, Oman for a day trip. Wow! What a beautiful place. It's amazing how the landscape of a country is so fascinating. On the way there, we stopped in route to take in the beautiful canvas along the road between Al Ain and Hatta. What a sight! f Let … Continue reading My hat goes off to Hatta!

Sometimes the sacrifice is well worth the trip…

Hey there! I visited the States for the holidays. I needed to get away, connect with family and do a bit of reflection. Being away from home the entire year is already difficult so not being around for holidays is even worse. Since I managed to make it through the 14-hour flight and the high-priced ticket, I concluded that some things are well worth the … Continue reading Sometimes the sacrifice is well worth the trip…