Jill Scott’s New Mahogany Greeting Cards Line Is Helping Me Love On My Friends
Mahogany greeting cards teamed up with Jill Scott to create a new line of dope cards that reminds me of the beauty of my friendships.
When it Comes to Colorism, a Little Bit of Crew Love Goes a Long Way
This is what happens when a dark-skinned girl, weighed down by the effects of colorism, hears uplifting words from friends who tell her she's beautiful.
Kam Franklin: Paving Her Own Yellow Brick Road Out Of Emerald City
Kam Franklin, the soul-belting lead of the Gulf Coast Soul band, The Suffers, celebrates her Black Girl Magic—and doing things her way.
Beyonce is Pregnant Again, With Twins! Some MyBrownBaby Advice For Dealing With the Second Kid(s)
Congratulations are in order! Beyonce is pregnant again, this time with twins. We have some solid advice for dealing with baby No. 2 (and 3!).
Facebook Suicide: When a Black Child’s Tragedy Finds Its Way On To Social Media
If the Facebook suicide of Nakia Venant teaches us parents we need to be more vigilant about the mental health of Black children—and take measures to help.
The Skin I’m In: This Afro Latina Defines Who She Is
This Afro Latina mom talks race, ethnicity, nationality and how she defines her identity as a Black Dominican woman with a chocolate baby.
3 Lessons Donald Trump Can Help You Teach Your Kids
One mom gives the new president some credit for teaching children some good lessons on how to be.
Good Night MyBrownBaby: Faith Ringgold’s “Tar Beach” (VIDEO)
Announcing the winners of our third Good Night MyBrownBaby giveaway, plus video me reading an all-time favorite, Faith Ringgold's "Tar Beach."
President Obama Told Sasha and Malia We Gone Be Alright, But We’re Not
President Obama told Sasha and Malia the country will be ok with the new leader and an all-Republican Congress. Maybe for The Obamas. But not for us.
Good Night MyBrownBaby: “Peeny Butter Fudge” (VIDEO)
Announcing the winners of our second Good Night MyBrownBaby giveaway, plus video of our "Peeny Butter Fudge," reading with Tracey Michae'l Lewis-Giggetts.
Video of NC Officer Body Slamming a Female Student Should Make You RAGE
An officer body slamming a female student should make us angry. So should administrators that let police officers patrol our children's schools.
Janet Jackson and Her New Baby: Nevermind Her Age—Congrats, Girl!
Janet Jackson had a baby. Can we stop harping on her age and wish our girl and her new pleasure principle the best of luck?