Benedicta Onyero Droese

This stay-at-home mother of three young children is a Freelance Writer and a Blogger. Many of her articles have graced the front covers of Southwest Florida Parent & Child magazine and have also been featured in FamilyFun, a Disney owned publication. In addition, Bennie is an acoustic guitar player, a substitute teacher who runs a blog and plus a home-based CD Designing business in her spare time

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I am by no means claiming to be an expert on the twitter community. But I do know enough from my experience to say that it is almost like a 24/7 flea market full of vendors, shoppers, and browsers…

To those who continue to badger me with, “You should vote for Obama” because he is black, African American, man of color, biracial or whatever other racial umbrella he may fall under in the eyes of some, I say, back off, I don’t vote…

Did you know that pet waste left on sidewalks, yards, streets and other places can be transported by rainwater via storm drains into streams, lakes, rivers and other waterways? Did you know that doggie doodie may contain harmful bacteria such as E.Coli and Salmonella which can cause disease in humans?

Somewhere on the other side of Alligator Alley, a Dodge Dealership had Minivans for sale at a “too good to be true” price. There was no time to waste! I grabbed my checkbook and ordered everyone to get in the car…

During the first week of summer when hotel accommodations were a tad more affordable, we loaded the Minivan and headed South to the sunshine state to revisit some of our old stomping grounds. Tampa! Fort Myers! Naples! Fort Lauderdale! Miami! Orlando! Ready or not, here we come!

During the first week of summer when hotel accommodations were a tad more affordable, we loaded the Minivan and headed South to the sunshine state to revisit some of our old stomping grounds. Tampa! Fort Myers! Naples! Fort Lauderdale! Miami! Orlando! Ready or not, here we come!

I had never lost my wallet before, but it happened just the other night.   How I made it home, I had no clue.  I was flat out of my mind.  I was a walking time bomb!

I think it should be a prerequisite for all aspirants of a political office in Nigeria to rent at least the first two seasons of ’24’ In fact, ’24’ ought to be included in some miscellaneous administration budget and incorporated as a training tool for every government official

It was all over between us! My heart ached for him like a terrible migraine. The tears flooded my eyes. But I couldn’t let him see me sob like a helpless baby. “I have to go,” he announced, “MEE is waiting for me…”

Each night as I tuck my youngest two in bed next to their Barbie dolls, and snuggle buddies, in their strawberry shortcake adorned pink room, I’m thinking, God must really have a great sense of humor.Why else would he bless me with… not one, or two, but three daughters who love to wear fluffy flip flops, satin hair ribbons and Pink hats?