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#WorkingMomWednesday: Tahnee Cole

Every Wednesday I will dedicate Wednesday to a significant working mom or provide working mom advice. I decided to jumpstart this week off with me. I am Tahnee Cole, the founder and blogger of Black Pumps Pink Slippers. I dedicate this blog platform to build a community for all my career driven moms across the … Continue reading #WorkingMomWednesday: Tahnee Cole

Tahnee’s Thoughts: Satisfied?

I was romantically involved with a man who questioned would I ever be satisfied.   He would joke about my lack of contentment. Saying that no matter what goals I smashed, or new endeavors I engaged in I wanted more. Leading him to believe that I will also grow tired of our relationship. He made these … Continue reading Tahnee’s Thoughts: Satisfied?

A Birthday Letter to Me…

Dear Tahnee, I want to apologize to you for ever doubting you. I want to say sorry for abusing your body. I apologize for the part I played, helping you engage in mindless intimate connections to recover from pain from your ex (exes). I want to say sorry for the days I starved you, over-working you for a company who could … Continue reading A Birthday Letter to Me…

#GOALS

If you follow me on Instagram at blackpumpspinkslippers you will see that I post #MomConfessions and #MomGoals daily on my page. While #MomConfessions are humorous little nuggets of hidden mom truths. #MomGoals are my desires to help my children attain success and happiness. One of my #MomGoals is to teach my children that generational curses is just … Continue reading #GOALS

Perfectionism or Procrastination?

I use to tell myself I am a Perfectionist. However, I realized that was just an excuse when I was not progressing. It had to be perfect before I presented it. One more month. One more course. One more detail. One more proofread. The months would roll around and then I would watch someone launch my idea. … Continue reading Perfectionism or Procrastination?

THIS IS SO US… (Nothing perfect about this pic) LOL

The fresh aroma of Spring flowers is so refreshing. My children and I are dressed in mint green, white and lavender attire for our seasonal family pictures.  This natural shot says it all! My little family shows that we are not perfect,  but we are perfect for each other. We compliment each other so well. Hey Readers. I missed … Continue reading THIS IS SO US… (Nothing perfect about this pic) LOL

Millennial Moms are Creating Entrepreneurs

I like the sound of it...Millennial Mom! Sounds real new age and savvy. Well that is what they call me. I am a mom born in the early 80's raising children during the "New Millennium".  I am a mom who can relate to my children in a unique way. I can shop in a store and online. I can … Continue reading Millennial Moms are Creating Entrepreneurs

BUSINESS PROFESSIONAL STYLED MAMA?

So I was speaking to a mom the other day, a new mom who has never worked in an office.  She worked in retail and recently at a hair care supply store. She asked me exactly what Business Professional was... I gave her the side eye...    Well only because I had never met anyone who NEVER … Continue reading BUSINESS PROFESSIONAL STYLED MAMA?

12 Days of Blogmas Day 9: Fun times for Christmas!

My blog of the day will be a list of things I do with my kids for Christmas. I tried to keep the list short, but so far we have done everything except make our Christmas cookies, but we will save that for Christmas Eve. Comment below some of your ideas that you do with your family during the … Continue reading 12 Days of Blogmas Day 9: Fun times for Christmas!

12 Days of Blogmas Day 8: Help Around the Holidays

As a busy mom, I know how it feels to be exhausted and overwhelmed around the Holidays. Honestly, I have learned that the best thing to do is get help. Even paying for help is great. Here are some of my tips to enjoy the Holiday Season and stay organized. RELAX The biggest help you … Continue reading 12 Days of Blogmas Day 8: Help Around the Holidays

12 Days of Blogmas Day 7: Funny Photo of the Day

I did not have much to say today besides the fact that I adore my children. They fight like siblings do, but they are so close. Despite their almost 7 1/2 year gap they are the best of friends. This picture truly captured how much my son loves and admires his sister. I just really … Continue reading 12 Days of Blogmas Day 7: Funny Photo of the Day

12 Days of Blogmas Day 6: Motivation in December

So maybe all your plans for 2017 did not happen exactly the way you had planned. You did not reach your desired weight. Your business is not popping like your fellow Instagram Entrepreneurs and you still work at the job that you hate. It is very tempting now to just eat the whole bag of Christmas cookies and … Continue reading 12 Days of Blogmas Day 6: Motivation in December

12 Days of Blogmas Day 5: Seasons Greetings During a Stressful Season

It is funny how we smile and pretend that Christmas is the most joyous time of the year. Yes, it is a wonderful time, but it is also a time that brings on a lot of stress. Gift giving can turn into a competition or even a financial burden. Out of town trips can be … Continue reading 12 Days of Blogmas Day 5: Seasons Greetings During a Stressful Season

12 Days of Blogmas Day 4: My Elf on the Shelf Almost Died

It was love at first sight when the kids first met Zippy. He is a very kind Elf, but he has a no nonsense demeanor. Most of all he is quick. He definitely lives us up to his name. Before the kids know it, he is already in a new spot watching their every move. Yet he is helpful. When Heaven misplaced her … Continue reading 12 Days of Blogmas Day 4: My Elf on the Shelf Almost Died

12 Days of Blogmas Day 1: THE POLAR EXPRESS

This year I am participating in Vlogmas on YouTube, which is 25 days of posting in December. However, I decided to do only 12 days of Blogmas which is every other day in December until Christmas day. Today is December 1, 2017. Today my children and I are going to kick off Dec 1 right. We … Continue reading 12 Days of Blogmas Day 1: THE POLAR EXPRESS

It’s My Birthday!

Today is November 13, 2017 and I am 32 years old. There will never be another day like this and I am truly enjoying the change God has brought into my life. Some good changes, some unexpected changes and some huge plot twist. I woke up this morning and I was honest with myself. I decided it … Continue reading It’s My Birthday!

Teaching Financial Wellness

I have always had a passion for teaching strangers and my family the importance of budgets, investments, financial wellness and ultimately achieving financial freedom. After finally transitioning from a Corporate Accountant to a Financial Advisor, I knew it was time to follow my passion and to specifically target moms like me. However, not only did I want to … Continue reading Teaching Financial Wellness

Your Self Worth and Your Success

As a mom leader SELF WORTH is one of my main focus. I truly believe that the more you value yourself the more successful you will become. Not only will you attain, but you will sustain your success. You will be unstoppable! People with high self worth value their time.  They prioritize and organize their … Continue reading Your Self Worth and Your Success

3 Reasons Why Being A Successful Career Driven Mom is Awesome!

I am an advocate for moms pursuing the career of their choice. I think that it is possible with the right life strategies to be a dedicated mom and maintain your career goals. Most moms think that it is too challenging to balance work and home successfully.  However, more moms are out in the workforce and taking … Continue reading 3 Reasons Why Being A Successful Career Driven Mom is Awesome!

10 things I adore about my toddler!

Since the majority of my summer was spent vacationing with the kiddies; I did not make a blog post dedicated to Juniors bday. However my son is two now and his personality is totally evolving. He is my little charming, handsome and intelligent social butterfly.  Here are 10 things I have noticed about him that … Continue reading 10 things I adore about my toddler!

Tahnee’s Thoughts: My Success

I was never a girl who planned a wedding... Yet, I have always dreamed of being successful. Apparently, marriage was not my model for success. I think marriage can be a beautiful union if the interests are genuine and the love is mutual. However, the epitome of success to me is someone being their best self. Success to … Continue reading Tahnee’s Thoughts: My Success