Man POWER Monday – Calvon Jones has “spiritual” swag

It is “Man POWER Monday”!!! It seems like a few short years ago I was attending my nephew’s high school graduation. While my family and I were all so excited about this milestone, we were a little more excited about the post graduation celebration we had planned. After all, it was just a high school […]

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Man POWER Monday – Trombone Shorty has “musical” swag

It is “Man POWER Monday”!!! This week I am featuring none other than Trombone Shorty. Sadly I must admit that it took this trip to NOLA for me to learn about this musical genius. Sometimes I feel like I am living under a rock! 🙂 In case you don’t know, Trombone Shorty has “musical swag”. Born […]

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Man POWER Monday- Caleb Ruffin has “humility swag”

It is “Man POWER Monday”!!! This week I am featuring none other than my wonderful nephew, Caleb Ruffin. I am such a proud auntie because at the young age of twenty, my nephew exhibits “humility swag”. Despite the fact that he is incredibly intelligent, and, strikingly handsome (all characteristics he inherited from his auntie 😆), […]

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Man POWER Monday -Myron Rolle has “All Around Swag”

It is “Man POWER Monday”!!! This week I am featuring none other than Myron Rolle. If you don’t know, now you know- Myron Rolle has “all around swag”. Myron Rolle excelled academically and athletically as a student at Florida State University. Graduating magna cum laude with a degree in exercise science, Rolle was selected to receive the […]

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Man POWER Monday – Jon Moody has “artistic and athletic” swag

It is “Man POWER Monday”!!! For those of you that know me, you know I hate reality tv! But, periodically, I reluctantly get sucked in for the sake of being “open-minded”. Boy am I happy that I got sucked into the reality series Southern Charm New Orleans.  This is how I was introduced to artist and […]

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Man POWER Monday – Trent Shelton has “inspirational swag”

It is “Man POWER Monday”!!! This week I am featuring none other than Trent Shelton. For a person that doesn’t watch football I sure seem to be coming across a lot of athletes that I believe exhibit Man Power 🙂. Anywhooo… Trent Shelton gets my vote this week  because I totally dig his  “inspirational swag”. I came […]

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Man POWER Monday – Bakari Sellers has “intellectual swag”

It is “Man POWER Monday”!!! This week I am featuring none other than Bakari Sellers. I am so digging his “intellectual swag” right now.  A native of South Carolina, Bakari Sellers was born on September 18, 1984. After earning his undergraduate degree from Morehouse College, Sellers went on to earn his Juris Doctorate degree from […]

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Man POWER Monday – Colin Kaepernick has “woke swag”

It is “Man POWER Monday”!!! This week I am featuring none other than Colin Kaepernick. He became a household name when, as an NFL quarterback, he began kneeling during the national anthem as a form of protest against the social injustices taking place in minority communities. His ability to stand up for what he believed […]

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Welcome to “Man POWER Monday”

I don’t believe there are enough positive images of Black men out there in the universe. So, I have decided to do my part and make Mondays “Man POWER Monday” on SouthernmomJD. Each Monday SouthernmomJD will highlight at least one Black man that absolutely rocks! Without further ado, the first Black man to be featured […]

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