A typical Saturday morning before my mommy remarried:
1. My sister would wake me up, and we would take our blankets downstairs to watch cartoons and PBS while my mother slept in
2. We would eventually get hungry and start eating tortilla chips, drinking orange juice, and making up new games to play
3. My mommy would wake up and start cleaning the apartment with the record player blasting.
She played Sting, Heavy D, Steely Dan, Anita Baker, Sade, Vanilla Ice, New Edition, The Rippingtons, Kenny G, and especially