Fit: One Woman’s Journey Getting Her Body Ready For a Baby Of Her Own

Dreams of motherhood seem elusive for this woman, who is getting her body—and mind—ready for a baby she's having a time trying to conceive.

– Sep 28, 2015

It Takes a Village: Tips On Winter Pregnancy, Delivery and the Big Comeback

Mama Glow's Lathan Thomas shares intel on how moms can get—and keep!—their pre/post baby bodies together during these brutal winter months.

– Feb 24, 2015

Turns Out It Might Be Okay To Eat Fish While Pregnant

Because my doc told me it wasn't cool to eat fish while pregnant, I survived on popcorn, ice and pregnancy pills. Turns out fish might have been A-ok.

– Feb 3, 2015

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

“You Can Always Try Again” and Other Rude Things People Said When I Told Them I Was Having Another Daughter

Oh man, you have no idea how disappointed we are to have a completely healthy baby girl. Girls are so useless.

– May 27, 2014

Blessed to be Covered: Why ACA Enrollment Is Imperative For Uninsured Black Moms

A pregnant Black mom urges us to take the first and most important step in raising the next generation of happy and healthy brown babies: get covered under the Affordable Care Act.

– Feb 26, 2014

Childless and Okay With It For Now: When Babysitting Wears You Out

She's knows she wants a family of her own, but she wonders what happens when you can’t give them back at the end of day?

– Jan 27, 2014

Black Teen Pregnancy Rates Drop By 51 Percent—Thanks To Responsible Teens

Health advocates say the massive drop in Black teen pregnancy rates is due to more teens taking control of their reproductive responsibilities.

– Dec 11, 2013

The Most Genius Baby Shower Gift Idea Ever Was… [MyBrownBaby Open Thread]

What was the best baby shower gift you got when you were pregnant with your babies? And what's your go-to baby shower gift idea?

– Nov 22, 2013

More Moms Cutting Maternity Leave Short Because, Well, We Need To Get the Dollar Bills, Y’all.

On this much, I am very clear: when I had my first baby more than 14 years ago, I was blessed to be working at...

– Sep 30, 2013