Homeschooling Black Children: This Is How (and Why!) This Mom Does It. Plus: a Book Giveaway!
Dear Walmart, Where's Black Barbie?
How to Talk to White Children About Race: Here's How To Avoid Raising Another Rachel Dolezal
The Importance of Happy Birthdays: Celebrations Aren't Just For Kids
An Open Letter to Sleep (From an Exhausted Parent)

Homeschooling Black Children: This Is How (and Why!) This Mom Does It. Plus: a Book Giveaway!

Homeschooling Black children took a whole 'nother meaning after this white mom of brown children saw Black history ignored in her children's school.

– Jul 28, 2015

Dear Walmart, Where’s Black Barbie?

When a Black mom can't find a Black Barbie in her local superstore, she's forced to have conversations with her toddler she's not ready to and doesn't want to have. So she's penned a letter getting Walmart together.

– Jul 27, 2015

How to Talk to White Children About Race: Here’s How To Avoid Raising Another Rachel Dolezal

Want to avoid raising a delusional kid who thinks being Black is "cool"? Consider these tips for how to talk to white children about race.

– Jul 23, 2015

The Importance of Happy Birthdays: Celebrations Aren’t Just For Kids

Everybody deserves recognition on their birthday, but I didn't realize how important this is until my daddy turned 75 and made this stunning revelation.

– Jul 22, 2015

An Open Letter to Sleep (From an Exhausted Parent)

A new dad to twins realizes that he may never have the relationship with sleep that he used to have. At least he has a sense of humor about it.

– Jul 16, 2015

Father Daughter Beat Box Battle: Watch Her Take Him Out (VIDEO)

Baby girl has the skills to take out her daddy, but this proud papa is anything but a sore loser when he peeps his daughter's game. Press. Play. Now.

– Jul 15, 2015

The Attack On Black Single Mothers: Outrunning Stereotypes, Carrying the Burden

Black mothers are forced to expend energy trying to outrun the idea that they are bad mothers who birth and then neglect bad kids with uninvolved, bad daddies. And that's a sin and a shame.

– Jul 13, 2015

Ta-Nehisi Coates new book ‘Between the World and Me’ and Other MyBrownBaby Fresh Links

This week's MyBrownBaby fresh links include an excerpt of Ta-Nehisi Coates' new book, Between the World and Me, plus a new tribute album to Nina Simone.

– Jul 10, 2015

Bless Your Heart: Turning 40 as the Mother of a Pre-Schooler

Turning 40 has put a lot of perspective in this mom's journey—and made her appreciate it all the more.

Show This To Your Daughters: The Five Mentors Every Teen Girl Should Have

The five mentors every girl should have—an excerpt from Famous! How to Be the Star of Your Show: A Teen Girl’s Guide to Embracing Her Fabulous Self, by Taiia Smart Young.

– Jul 8, 2015

A Great Moisturizer For Black Skin: AVEENO® Daily Moisturizing Sheer Hydration Lotion

I tried out AVEENO® Daily Moisturizing Sheer Hydration Lotion—and I dug it. Here's why.

– Jul 8, 2015

Forgiving My Father: How My Son’s Unconditional Love Convinced Me To Embrace My Dad

Forgiving my father was a tricky proposition—until my baby boy embraced his grandfather with open arms, pure love and zero judgement.

– Jul 7, 2015