The Maiden Flight: MyBrownBaby First Girlpie Mari Graduates High School Today!

Mari graduates today from high school, with honors. We are over the moon proud of her.

– May 25, 2017

Mari, the First Girlpie of MyBrownBaby, is Going to Yale!

Mari, the Girlpie you've watched grow up into a confident, brilliant, beautiful young woman right here on MyBrownBaby, is headed to the Ivy League!

– May 16, 2017

Single Mom Tax Refund: 9 Ways To Make Your Money Work For You

Single moms and tax refunds can be a match made in heaven—if you know how to work it. Here are nine ways to put your refund to work.

– Feb 20, 2017

Facebook Suicide: When a Black Child’s Tragedy Finds Its Way On To Social Media

If the Facebook suicide of Nakia Venant teaches us parents we need to be more vigilant about the mental health of Black children—and take measures to help.

– Feb 1, 2017

3 Lessons Donald Trump Can Help You Teach Your Kids

One mom gives the new president some credit for teaching children some good lessons on how to be.

– Jan 26, 2017

When The Challenges Are Stacked: Raising My Black Daughter With Special Needs

There is joy in parenting black children with special needs. But what happens when you have to educate her and everyone else about the double social stigma?

– Nov 15, 2016

Birds, Bees and Truelove: a Father’s YA novel Tackles Sex and Abstinence

A respected children's book author opens up an honest conversation about sex by letting his son read his young adult novel, "The Making of Dr. Truelove."

– Oct 26, 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

Saying No To Your Child: It’s a GOOD Thing—and They’ll Thank You For It

When did saying no to your child become a bad thing? Writer Lori Tharps asks the questions and gives the perfect answer: just say no.

– Sep 14, 2015

Black Ink Crew: The Touching Moment Sky Reveals She Gave Up Her Sons For Adoption At 14

Sky, the most transparent member of Black Ink Crew, came clean about giving up her children for adoption—and we couldn't love her more for her candor.

– Sep 10, 2015
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