Photo credit: Stephen Cory
The JSquad at Fall Fest

The Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade, what now? ANSWER: The next generation of Hell Hath No Fury Queens UNITE!!

MetaCocoMom and the JSquad

Raising Resilience

Don’t mind me, I’m just trying to raise my kids free from the culturally embedded legacy of American slavery.

Pine Street African Burial Ground. Find out more at harambeekingstonny.org
Hickory Trail, Great Barrington MA

To live would be an awfully BIG adventure.

J.M. Barrie, Peter Pan


This is my phone wallpaper. I love it because I find myself saying affirmations throughout the day. Imagine replacing your self-criticism with positive self-talk.

Pride 2022 wallpaper

  • Spring 2022
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Mission, effective resource management, and philosophy are key to sustaining consistency.


Convergence Summit Sept 2021. Photo: Gary Gold

This is a safe respectful space to explore healthy ways to say what you need to say. Perspectives are respected and judgments are absent.


VegOut NY 2021

Looking for travel and activity suggestions geared toward little coco minds? Check out these tips from parents like you!


Set of The Climb (2021)

We are a tribe aiming to de-stigmatize the toxic habits and behaviors passed off as Black culture and Black parenting. It is reflected in everything we do.