Black Children and STEM Education: The Science of Becoming a Groundbreaker
When it comes to Black children and STEM education, Dr. Edith Davis is the perfect role model.
K. Michelle & Plastic Surgery: She Can Keep Her Message For Young Girls To Herself
The reality show star's plastic surgery advice to be "happy" with artificial body changes is the last message I want for my daughters.
Born to Wash Cars: The Journey to Uncovering You and Your Child’s Purpose
Giving your child the gift of discovering what she was "born" to do.
Dear Vogue, et. al.: Can We Get Off My Booty Please?
On a macro level, Vogue's choice to objectify women like some sweaty construction worker on a busy city street at lunch hour is disgusting. On a personal level, it’s a trigger.
Teen Tennis Star Taylor Townsend Is Beautiful Just the Way She is, Even If She Doesn’t Fit Into a Pop Cultural Lens
Pro tennis player Taylor Townsend is never going to be white girl skinny. And the media needs to get on board with that.
#BringBackOurGirls: My Heartbreak Over Stolen Daughters
I pray for each of our Nigerian daughters by name and hold them in my heart. We all should. Say their names when you do.
Nothing Even Matters: A Poetic Prophecy for My Little Girl
In celebration of National Poetry Month, a poem celebrating brown mommies and baby girls.
Wynton Marsalis & the Virtuoso, Marcus Roberts: Inspiration For Your Babies
A Wednesday treat:
Dreams For My Black Son: mater mea’s Christal Brown
Showing the beauty, complexity, strength and awesome of Black moms and our children with a celebration of choreographer, dancer and teacher Christal Brown.