What Educational Excellence Looks Like

She's no "Tiger Mom." But our Faith & Motherhood columnist knows a thing or two about how to coax excellence out of our babies.

MyBrownBaby Family Fun: Learning to Double Dutch With Double Dutch Aerobics!

I was the only Black girl on the planet who didn't know how to Double Dutch. Until a world Double Dutch champion taught me—in less than a minute!

– Apr 9, 2014

Black Art, History On Glorious Display In Atlanta with the Kinsey Collection

The must-see Kinsey Collection is at the Atlanta History Center through July 13, 2014.

– Apr 8, 2014

This Is How I Rise and Grind: Plus, An Awesome $175 #McCafeGrind Giveaway

Win $175 worth of stellar office products to help you rise and grind, courtesy of McDonald's Free McCafe Coffee Week.

– Mar 31, 2014

Rise and Grind With FREE McCafé® Coffee at McDonald’s®, Through April 13

Who wants free coffee? We do. We love FREE coffee.

– Mar 28, 2014

‘The Soul Man’ Is All the Way Live Tonight at #TheSoulMan Twitter Party with @MyBrownBaby and @BlackAndMarried

Okay, so wait: y’all know I have a wholly unnatural obsession with Cedrick the Entertainer, right? I mean, I’m not stalkerish or anything like that,...

– Mar 26, 2014

mater mea’s Jamyla Bennu of Oyin Handmade On Parenting Outside Her Expectations

Showing the beauty, complexity, strength and awesome of Black moms and our children with a celebration of Oyin Handmade's co-founder Jamyla Bennu.

– Mar 26, 2014

Coaxing an Independent Spirit In My Black Son: mater mea’s Makeda Thomas

Showing the beauty, complexity, strength and awesome of Black moms and our children with a celebration of choreographer Makeda Thomas.

– Mar 19, 2014

Totally Lila and the Totally Awesome Exercise Work Out For Tweens

Totally Lila is back with a new video showing off how she stays fit for soccer.

– Mar 19, 2014

Picking Role Models That Count: Parents Have Way More Juice Than Hollywood

Forget waiting for Hollywood to funnel heroes to our kids. This dad has a few role models just perfect for Black children.

– Mar 7, 2014