summer fun with kids

Indulging My Daughters’ Passions: How Summer Activities are Helping Our Girls Touch Their Dreams

When it comes to avoiding summer slide, indulging your kids' passions goes a long way to helping them continue to learn and get them closer to their dreams.

– Jul 2, 2015

Five Fun Ideas For Summer Learning: It’s Not Too Late!

It's almost back-to-school time, but it's not too late to get in some last-minute summer learning. Great tips here!

– Aug 22, 2014

MyBrownBaby Family Fun: Learning to Double Dutch With Double Dutch Aerobics!

I was the only Black girl on the planet who didn't know how to Double Dutch. Until a world Double Dutch champion taught me—in less than a minute!

– Apr 9, 2014

The Kid I Never Was: Encouraging My Girls To Love Sports, Bugs & the Great Outdoors

Typical kid adventures were not a part of this mom's childhood. But with two active girls, I'm learning to let go.

– Mar 18, 2014

Digging In the Crates: The Sun Will Make You Black

This is what I did for fun when I was a kid: I read. I cornrowed my doll’s hair. I read some more. I annoyed...

– Aug 6, 2013