words by latonya

meet latonya

I have been a follower and fan of stylist, blogger, madre and overall beautiful human Latonya Staubs for the past few years. She wrote this piece “The Personal is Political” last month and it resonated with me on many levels. I asked her if I could share it here in an effort to spread these thoughts about addressing the real world that we live in and the responsibility of people who choose to project their lives have in projecting their honest reality. We shouldn’t only be painting beautiful pictures with our words or with our photographs. We need to uncover what is real, human, raw and uncomfortable. Continue reading “words by latonya”


this time last year

I reached my one year ‘blogiversary’ in mid September and realized I might actually have some good content on here. I had the initial idea to resurface some old posts that were favorites and do a little looking back on la madre. That did not happen. Continue reading “this time last year”