Day: February 5, 2013


Originally posted on idealisticrebel:
Family violence is not a secret and you can find it everywhere. I am aware that in some parts of America and in many other countries, Domestic Violence continues. As I mentioned in my last blog on abuse, about 5% of the violence occurs…


Originally posted on Things My Belly Likes:
muffins everywhere! As far as the eye could see! “He said to just bring some hors d’oeuvres,” my husband said. “He wants what?!” I shrieked. “Fancy appetizers? But I don’t do fancy appetizers!?!” Some context: hubs and I were invited to…


Originally posted on slicethelife:
The great Henry Aaron turns 79 today. Ten Notes On Hank Aaron. 1. Fifty dollars. That is all that kept the New York Giants from teaming Willie Mays with Hank Aaron. Aaron was in the Negro Leagues. He was eighteen years old. He got…


Originally posted on slicethelife:
I know Barry Bonds broke the record but he was a juicer and I don’t recognize his breaking Hank Aaron’s record. Hank Aaron is 79 today. I remember watching on a Monday night back in 1974- Aaron breaking the tresured record of the great…

Black History Moment: Ms. Marie Van Brittain Brown


By Jueseppi B.   Marie Van Brittain Brown, inventor & patent holder of the audio-visual door-monitor / home security system.     Marie Van Brittan Brown (October 30, 1922 – February 2, 1999) invented the home security system (patent number 3,482,037) in 1966, along with her husband Albert Brown. The patent was granted in 1969. Brown was born in Queens, […]

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