Tamara and Liliana mothers who grew up understanding how to deal with a life of poverty but always longed for the finer things in life. Now they have children that have all they didn't. Share our trials and tribulations. Our process for finding solutions or coping mechanisms.
Because life happens we couldn’t get together to tape an episode this week. The scheduled episode was “Our lives; the Dream vs the Reality”. So instead this week we have 5 special guest, our children. We interview them to hear what their dreaming and planning.
This week Lil and Tam discuss the pros and cons of extra curricular activities.
the mommy guilt that comes with doing too much or not doing enough.
How to find coast effective activities for the kids?
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In this weeks episode The mamas and their guests discuss colorism. How colorism affected us as children and what we’re doing to combat it within our families. "You shouldn’t be so easily into curly hair n light skin what every nigga wants.” -Tam Blue
An interview with the host of Planet Noun Liz Anderson where we discuss the Barely Bougie Mamas orgin story. Please go over to Planet Noun and listen to Liz's version of the interview... https://planetnoun.com/
Because first and foremost we are Moms and we busy. This week we've put together an episode of our with all of our random chatter about getting back to work and going back to school. This one is raw because.....we busy. We know you'll understood ENJOY!!!
This episode Tamara and Lil discuss self-care. We discuss fitting self-care into busy family life. Teaching our children about self-care, our self-care through our artistic pursuits, and our perfect self-care life style.
This week Tamara and Liliana discuss code switching, teaching black culture, weird kids, and the all important question "When to teach the twerk?".
The current book is:
"Hair Story: Untangling the Roots of Black Hair in America" by Ayana Byrd & Lori Tharps
This week we discuss discipline; being the police, "One, Two, Three, shoe!", and personalizing discipline for each child.
Check out the book suggestions from this week's episode:
"Parenting with Love and Logic" by Foster Cline, MD & Jim Fay
"Siblings Without Rivalry" by Adele Faber & Elaine Mazlish
1st book club book :
"Hair Story : Untangle the Roots of Black Hair in America" by Ayana Byrd & Lori Tharps
On this first episode of Barely Bougie Mamas, Tamara and Liliana discuss the people they love, the places that define them, and the things that they love. Grab a cuppa and spend an hour with these lovely ladies.