Hey Black Child! Watch This 3-Year-Old Slay A Recitation Of Countee Cullen’s Poem For Brown Babies (VIDEO)

Hey Black Child, Countee Cullen's beautiful poem celebrating and encouraging Black children, sounds downright melodic when this toddler recites it. Be inspired.

– Apr 9, 2015

Totally Lila and the Awesome Haiku: Celebrating My Baby’s Poetry

Turns out my baby, Totally Lila, is pretty gangsta with the haiku—so gangsta that she's being honored by a celebrated children's book author and poet.

– Apr 6, 2015

Rihanna, Jennifer Lopez Show Why Representation Matters In ‘Home’

'Home," the new movie featuring the voices of Rihanna and Jennifer Lopez, shows our children, quite literally, in technicolor—and we're here for it!

– Mar 24, 2015

Diaper Bags and Church Shoes: In Praise of MyBrownBaby’s Own, Tracey Michael Lewis-Giggetts

"Diaper Bags and Church Shoes" is the book that helps steady your walk in faith and motherhood.

– Mar 19, 2015

Black Dolls: Watch This Artist Transform Hyper-sexualized Dolls Into Age-Appropriate Toys Perfect For Our Little Girls (VIDEO)

Black dolls still seem to be few and far between, and those out there can be much too sexy for girl. Tree Change Dolls aims to fix that.

– Mar 16, 2015

Fall Off the Bone Oven Ribs With A Dry Rub

Oven ribs. This is how you turn up with pork ribs when the grill is down.

– Mar 13, 2015

Beautifully Brown: a Love Letter to Melanie Yvette, Champion Of Black Girl Beauty

A MyBrownBaby salute to Melanie Yvette, creator of the hot, new beauty blog Beautifully Brown, lover of dark skin and celebrant of pretty things.

– Mar 11, 2015

That Beyonce Exercise Routine, Black Women & White Feminism, Sagging Pants and Food Stamps

In this week's MyBrownBaby link favs, the Beyonce exercise routine video makes its rounds, Patricia Arquette gets checked and sagging pants get dissected.

– Feb 27, 2015

Juicy Pics of Brown Babies Here: MyBrownBaby_Fresh Is On Instagram!

Pics of brown babies have long been in short supply. But here at MyBrownBaby, we're celebrating that beauty with a new Instagram page—MyBrownBaby_Fresh.

– Feb 26, 2015

MyBrownBaby Fresh: Amber Rose vs. The Kardashians, Princess Culture & Pretty Black Skin

In this week's fresh links, Amber Rose vs. The Kardashians gets filtered through the lens of class and race, plus, a mom laments princess culture's effects on young girls and boys, and a Black photographer celebrates dark skin.

– Feb 20, 2015