Started From the Bottom and Now I’m Here?
Street Preachin': The Loudest Sermon You'll Never Hear
Celebrating Marcus: Random Acts of Kindness To Honor An Angel
Teaching Kids Authenticity & the Wonderful Risk in Telling the Truth
To Share or Not To Share: This Opinionated Writer is Sick of Your Opinions

Started From the Bottom and Now I’m Here?

Being the best in the room is great—until you realize you can't grow.

Street Preachin’: The Loudest Sermon You’ll Never Hear

Can a "good" Christian love Tupac, protest the SCOTUS Hobby Lobby decision AND love Jesus and say that out loud?

Celebrating Marcus: Random Acts of Kindness To Honor An Angel

On July 11th, celebrate Marcus Solomon Jones by conducting a random act of kindness.

– Jul 9, 2014

Teaching Kids Authenticity & the Wonderful Risk in Telling the Truth

This mom is trying to teach her daughter that being her authentic self can save her a lifetime of heartache.

To Share or Not To Share: This Opinionated Writer is Sick of Your Opinions

Do we somehow feel entitled to share our every opinion, valid or otherwise, about everything to every daggone person—just because we can?

While the Rest of the World Supports Families and Children, the U.S. is a Global Embarrassment

As the only industrialized nation on the globe that doesn’t mandate paid leave for mothers of newborns, the U.S. is a global embarrassment.

– Jun 24, 2014

Menstrual Marketing At Its Finest: The Period-Obsessed Tween Gets Got

Here's what happens when you lie to your mom about getting your period.

– Jun 23, 2014

Who’s In Charge Here: Taming Your Toddler By Ceding More Control

Kids need to respect their parents authority, but toddlers who feel more confident in small decisions are less likely to act out and make bigger mistakes.

– Jun 20, 2014

25 Things You Don’t Know About MyBrownBaby’s Denene Millner—aka My Mom

You thought you knew Denene Millner? You have no idea. See what you find out when her daughter turns the blogging spotlight on her.

– Jun 19, 2014

This Is Why I Keep Writing About Race and Racism

Maybe what I have failed to put a finer point on is that good-intentioned liberals do not understand what racism means.

– Jun 17, 2014

Blue Ivy’s Natural Hair & the Right Of Black Girls To Be… Free

Maybe Blue Ivy's mama isn't being lazy, but deliberate. Maybe Blue gets to be what Bey can't: FREE.

– Jun 16, 2014

Positive Discipline: How To Stop Your Kid From Hitting

Dear Mother Wit, My 2-year-old has been hitting me, her big sister, the kids out on the playground, pretty much everybody she comes in contact...

– Jun 13, 2014