Speakeasy with Denene’s Favorite Things of 2019

To celebrate the success of "Speakeasy with Denene" and the end of the year, I’ve made a list of my favorite things that relate to the passwords of past episodes, plus one debuting at the top of the year.

– Dec 26, 2019

Mater Mea: Denene Millner of MyBrownBaby Shares the Joy of Black Motherhood On The Most Gorgeous Site!

The Black parenting site, mater mea, celebrates Denene Millner, celebrity memoirist and founder of MyBrownBaby, in its latest issue.

– Nov 11, 2015

‘With This Ring’ and Other Things MyBrownBaby’s Been Up To

  Summer came and the kids had camp and I had a writing project and then big things we’d been plotting for years came at...

– Aug 18, 2014

Tina Fey’s Prayer For Her Daughters Makes Me Want To Fall On My Knees

Tina Fey's hysterical prayer for her daughters is my prayer, too. And let the church say, "Amen."

– Jan 22, 2014

Ryan Coogler, Ava DuVernay, Julie Dash Talk Black Cinema on Twitter Today

If you love melanin rich movies, you want to be on Twitter today for the AFFRM “Rebel-a-thon,” a celebration of Black cinema with Ava DuVernay, Ryan Coogler, Julie Dash and more.

– Dec 20, 2013

Pharrell Williams’ New 24-Hour ‘Happy’ Video: Turning Blah Mondays Into Ah(!) Days (VIDEO)

Pharrell Williams' new 24-hour 'Happy' video makes us giddy. Press play and get you some.

– Dec 9, 2013

Millionaire Miracle in Tangelo Park: Hotelier Harris Rosen Gives Free Daycare, College Tuition To Black Neighborhood

The story of millionaire hotelier Harris Rosen’s generosity toward the children of a mostly Black, poverty-stricken community in Orlando, totally made my MyBrownBaby day today.

– Nov 19, 2013

The Adorable Preschool Tap Dancer Who Will Totally Be Beyonce When She Grows Up (VIDEO)

Oh. My. God. This pint-sized, preschool tap dancing goddess gave me absolutely LIFE this morning.

– Nov 1, 2013

Celebrating Elizabeth Catlett: The Artist and Her Passion Are True Inspirations

{Editor’s Note: Elizabeth Catlett, who dedicated her art to the struggle of African Americans and women, died on Monday at her home in Mexico. She...

– Apr 4, 2012