Black To School: How To Prepare Gifted Brown Babies for Success

Protecting your young, gifted and Black child in schools full of teachers and students who do not look like them is possible. Here, three great ways to get it done.

– Sep 29, 2016

Queen Sugar Episode 3 Recap: True Blood GIFS

When Charley had to go to the clinic because Davis is SO NASTY. LAWD LET HER BE OKAY! THIS MAN WAS MESSIN’ WITH HER HEALTH....

– Sep 22, 2016

Kids and Police Violence: 10 Things Schools Can Do Today for Black Students

From the the foul responses to Colin Kaepernick’s silent protest to recent killings of unarmed Black people, black children's trauma is real. Here's how schools can help.

– Sep 22, 2016

Black Moms On Instagram: MyBrownBaby Fresh Mothers & Pics

You'll be addicted to the instafeeds of our favorite Black moms on Instagram. They're hella funny, super engaged, dedicated to uplifting Black moms and makers of pretty brown babies.

– Sep 20, 2016

Queen Sugar Episode 2 in Olivia Pope GIFS

Because nothing expresses the range of emotion in Ava Duvernay's Queen Sugar like a good and emotional Olivia Pope gif—trust.

– Sep 15, 2016

Unschooling: Pretoria Girls High Protest Is Exhibit A For Why Our Kids Should Learn Differently

There's a connection between how uncomfortable adults are with children who are confident and the backlash the girls at Pretoria Girls High School faced for refusing to chemically-straighten their hair. Unschooler Akilah Richards breaks it down.

– Sep 15, 2016

Following Colin Kaepernick’s Lead: Should Student Athletes Kneel?

This mom fully supports Colin Kaepernick's anti-anthem stance. But having her children follow suit during games on their new teams isn't so easy.

– Sep 14, 2016

I’m Judging You: Luvvie Ajayi’s Do Better Manual Is All the Things

Luvvie Ajayi's "I'm Judging You" is in bookstores. Happy Publication Day, Booski!

– Sep 13, 2016

The Emotional Journey Through Queen Sugar in Oprah GIFS

Oh look! Ava made something new. Is that Tara from True Blood? Mother Oprah was involved in this? YAS! I am so excited. Let me...

– Sep 9, 2016

Professional Black Girl: A New Docuseries Celebrates Us

Sing all praises to the brilliant Dr. Yaba Blay, creator of the docuseries "Professional Black Girl," celebrating Black womanhood, and smashing racist and “respectable” expectations of how we should "behave."

– Sep 8, 2016

Black Breastfeeding Week: Celebrating the Joy Of Black Moms Who Breastfeed

Breastfeeding was the most amazing feeling EVER—like love personified. This week's annual Black Breastfeeding Week aims to celebrate that joy.

– Aug 25, 2016

When Diversity in the Classroom is Done Wrong

An educator breaks down how diversity in the classroom only counts when the school administration knows visitors are watching.

– Aug 24, 2016

In Defense Of Public School: It Is What We Parents Make It

Are there crappy public schools? Of course. But not all of them are broken. Public schools are what we parents make them. And I’m glad we opened our eyes.

– Aug 22, 2016

Postpartum Progress: Changing the Game for Black Moms

Postpartum Progress developed a checklist to help Black moms with Postpartum Depression.

– Aug 16, 2016

Introducing Jasmine Banks, MyBrownBaby’s New Managing Editor

Jasmine Banks, veteran blogger and writer, will steer the day-to-day operations of

– Aug 16, 2016