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

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

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

The Bomb Father’s Day Gift Guide

This Mother's Day Gift Guide is full of treasures guaranteed to make the mom in your life happy.

– Jun 16, 2015

Great Summer Books For Black Girls: Best. List. Ever.

Looking for great summer books for Black girls? Look no further—we've got you covered!

– Jun 11, 2015

200 Words on Totally Lila’s Totally Big Feet, featuring Linge Shoes Ballet Flats

In the case of Totally Lila's feet, size does matter.

– Jun 10, 2015

Legend of the Mantamaji: Diverse Graphic Novels For Summer Reading Come to Life On Video

Diverse graphic novels are the gateway to life-long reading—and Eric Dean Seaton's "Legend of the Mantamaji" series is opening doors for Black children.

– Jun 3, 2015

The Princess of North Sudan: Like, For Real, Is Disney Serious About Turning a White Girl Into African Royalty?

The Princess of North Sudan is probably the dumbest idea for a Disney movie. Like, ever.

– May 22, 2015

Mind Blown: Check Out This 11-Year-Old Jazz Prodigy On the Keys (VIDEO)

11-year-old jazz prodigy Joey Alexander got me looking at the girlpies like, "Yo, you not trying to win right now. Look what Joey's over there doing."

– May 15, 2015

A Special Mother’s Day Tribute To The Women Who Helped Raise Me & The BFFs Who Show My Girlpies How To Be

On this Mother's Day, I not only celebrate my mother, but her friends and my friends, too—the women who helped me become the woman I am and who are helping my daughters be their best selves.

– May 7, 2015
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