Rhonda James

Rhonda James was born and raised here in Charleston. She received her Bachelor's degree in Mass Communications from Claflin University where she also met her husband, Leo. Rhonda is a first time mom to a bouncing baby boy. She works full-time as a Museum Program Coordinator and also managers her personal lifestyle blog,Walks of Motherhood. Spending time with her family is her greatest moments. She is also a sucker for Game of Thrones, Grey's Anatomy, Starbucks Tevana Tea, and French Fries.

When to Dig a Little Deeper

Our son was recently diagnosed with autism and echolalia. And although my husband and I had a hunch of what his diagnosis would be, it didn’t make it any easier to hear. He was about...

Five Things I’ve Learned In My Five Years Of Marriage

Last month, my husband and I celebrated five years in marriage. Some may say we're still babies in the game and that we have a long way to go. But for me, I feel...

Why I Love My Weighted Blanket

My husband bought me a weighted blanket recently, and I must say it is the best present I’ve ever received. Unless you live under a rock, weighted blankets have become quite popular. I started to notice advertisements for them...

The Valuable Lessons 2020 Has Taught Me

If you were anything like me at the start of 2020, you likely told yourself that it was going to be the best year. I had high hopes for clarity, purpose, reaching my goals,...

Getting Rid of Old Baby Stuff

The other morning I walked into my kitchen preparing to make myself some hot tea. I opened my kitchen cabinet that houses my coffee mugs and to the far left are some old baby...

Awesome YouTube Channels For Fun Learning With Your Toddler

Being a first-time mom, I wasn’t entirely sure how to introduce the essential ABCs, colors, numbers, and shapes to my son. At the time my husband and I didn’t have cable television subscription and...

I Didn’t Know I Could Be a Good Mother

There are days I’m still in awe to be a mother. I watch my son run and play around the backyard, and on the inside, I’m saying to myself, “That’s my kid.” Motherhood wasn’t...

Dear Mom Pooch

Hey, mom pooch. I know. We don't talk too often, but I think it’s time we have a little chat. Over the last few years, we’ve built what I like to think is a love-hate...
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No One Warned Me About The Day He Won’t Need My Help

My son has recently shown interest in doing puzzles. He's always loved his preschool puzzles- the ones where you match the farm animals to its proper place. But lately, he's been interested in the...

To My Son, I Hope I’m Doing This Right

To my son, when mommy brought you into this world I promised I would be the best mommy ever. That I would be there for you no matter what. That I would be the...