About the Baltimore Protest and Freddie Gray: What I’m Telling My Kids

Our children are witnessing history—a revolution. Here's how we're opening our girls' eyes to what's really going on.

– Apr 29, 2015

Talking Free Range Parenting On NPR: Apparently I’m a Crap Mom For Not Letting My Kids Run Amok

No, I don't think it's cool to let kids roam in the park unsupervised for hours at a time. You can hate me now.

– Apr 28, 2015

The Implications of Sherri Shepherd Being Forced To Be a Mother To a Child She Doesn’t Want, Plus Other Fresh Links

A judge ruled that Sherri Shepherd must be the mother of a child born via surrogacy after her split with her husband, plus links on how standardized testing hurts Black children and a hilarious new Instagram page that features food kids refuse to eat for the most ridiculous reasons.

– Apr 24, 2015

Our Teen Crush Amandla Stenberg on Cultural Appropriation: “What Would America Be Like If We Loved Black People As Much As We Loved Black Culture?”

What's got us smiling from ear to ear and high-fiving Black girl magic today? This video of 16-year-old "Hunger Games" actress Amandla Stenberg breaking down cultural appropriation and the importance of respect for Black aesthetic.

– Apr 20, 2015

Unschooling Black Children Without The Restrictions of School, Plus Other MyBrownBaby Fresh Links

Unschooling Black children is about liberation. This mom shows us how she does it, plus notes on the food stamp challenge, the color of autism advocacy, the trials of transracial adoptees and real talk for an 8-year-old who hears about rape on TV.

– Apr 17, 2015

Bring Your Own Cup Day at 7-Eleven Feels Like Home for an Army Wife

People brought buckets to get their favorite slurpee during Bring Your Own Cup Day at 7-Eleven, but the special event meant much more than a sweet treat for this fan.

– Apr 16, 2015

Arrested For a Hug? Upping Autism Awareness, Toning Down Overreaction To Autism

When an autistic teenager is arrested for giving another child a hug, this mom of a son with autism makes a plea for more empathetic disability awareness.

– Mar 31, 2015

Parenting Through White Privilege: Mom Attacks Meddling Stranger Who Offers To “Help” Her With Her Crying Toddler (VIDEO)

White privilege gives this woman the mettle to meddle in a young mom's parenting choices. The young mom isn't having it.

– Mar 30, 2015

What’s Wrong With Letting Little Girls Play In Makeup?—and other MyBrownBaby Fresh Links

A beauty blogger questions why people get mad when little girls play in makeup, a white girl finds out she's really Black, a little Black boy interviews his dad and other MBBFresh links.

– Mar 27, 2015

Mo’Ne Davis Forgives Her Twitter Troll. Sweet, But That Wouldn’t Be My Daughter.

Mo'Ne Davis forgives the dude who called her a "slut." But that's not the message I want my daughters to embrace.

– Mar 24, 2015