Ep 209 – Beauty After Broken – Learning to Parent After Childhood Trauma – with Lonnie Grant

Unfortunately, many parents among us have endured childhood trauma. Though many have been able to move on with their lives, becoming parents themselves can be triggering. Parenting is hard, but parenting as a survivor of childhood trauma can be extremely difficult and terrifying. ⁠ What We’re Sipping On This Episode: Aspect - Merlot - Described as "dark and brooding with ripe currents, cherries and plums backed by white pepper and cedar.", ...

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EP 208 – A Place Of Our Own – Our HBCU Experiences

 Your favorite Swirl & Sip Podcast hosts are both ???? ????!⁠ Proud graduates of North Carolina A&T State University and Bowie State University we both loved our schools and the amazing experience of getting to experience higher education surrounded by Black and Brown people achieving great things!In this episode we are talking about our HBCU experiences, why we chose to attend HBCU's, and the stark different between northern and ...

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EP 207 – More Than A… with Lindsay Tramel-Jones

You are so much more than just a... Mom, Wife, or Business Woman.⁠ Unfortunately, many of us have lost ourselves in motherhood or wifehood.⁠ The relentless pressures of marriage and motherhood do not allow much time to nurture a personal identity. It's also difficult to be yourself in the professional world. ⁠In this episode we are talking to Lindsay Tramel-Jones, wife, mom, soldier, and entrepreneur. What We’re Sipping On This ...

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EP 206 – Look Back At It – Learning & Teaching Our Histories

Have you done one of those Ancestry DNA tests? Do you know where you ???????? came from?⁠ How far back on your family tree have you gone?⁠ Do you plan on teaching your children about your own personal heritage and family histories (or even learning more about it yourself)? ??????? ???'? ????? ??? ??????? ??? ???????? ???? ?? ??.⁠ ⁠ They teach a very high level of "Black History" but it goes a lot deeper than that. ⁠ What We’re Sipping On This ...

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EP 205 – Ask A Husband – What Do Husbands Really Think?!

Ever wish you could know exactly what he was thinking? Would you like to have a man's perspective from time to time?⁠ Is there a situation you could've used some male intuition in?⁠ It's no secret that men and women often THINK and COMMUNICATE differently. ⁠ What We’re Sipping On This Episode: Good Luck Cellars - Inheritage 2015 - We were lucky enough to have this wine gifted to us by a good friend who works at Good Luck Cellars Winery in ...

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EP 203 – Mommy Unfiltered – Why Moms Who Curse Are Our People

Make sure the little ones are in a different room when you play this episode! We're talking all about cursing - should women (and especially moms) do it? Some people think it is unbecoming of a woman to throw out a f-bomb every now and then. What about the thought that only uneducated people curse (because they don't know other words). With two master degrees over here, we know that's not true! Is cursing only a "privilege" for men or women ...

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