Amplifying Black Voices

Coronavirus

I’ve Been Mothering My Mother Since The Pandemic Began

by Tiffany Eve Lawrence

And with all the allergies she has, I was on edge for hours after she got her vaccine.

Entertainment

Lil Nas X Is Exactly The Role Model Kids Need

by Tabitha St. Bernard-Jacobs

Critics are missing the point.

Representation

Our Friday Night Tradition: Pizza & Movies Starring Black Characters

by Tiffany Eve Lawrence

Friday nights’ main focus in our house is for our Black girls to see themselves reflected on the screen.

Books

Cleo Wade Wants Us To Ask Questions, Even When There Are No Answers

by Tabitha St. Bernard-Jacobs

"Sometimes we go the wrong way on our way to the right way."

Talking About Race

Meghan Markle And All The Black Women In White Families Who Are Punished For Calling Out Racism

by Rebecca Carroll

It’s not about “airing dirty laundry;” it’s about grappling with racism in the context of people who love you — and who you love back.

Books

Rebecca Carroll's Memoir 'Surviving The White Gaze' Wrestles With The Hard Truths Of Transracial Adoption

by Elizabeth Angell

"The absence of Black music and Black art and Black people and Black culture in their family is a choice and a value."

Parenting

When Black History Month Is Over, The Work Continues

by Tabitha St. Bernard-Jacobs

Celebrating Blackness year-round is a practice that leads to a more equitable society for everyone

Learning

Black History Resources That Aren't White-Washed For Kids

by Tiffany Eve Lawrence

These homeschool resources will tell a truth about Black, Native, and immigrant history that you won't find in school curriculums.

Black History Month

How Moms Are Celebrating Black History Month With Their Kids

by Tiffany Eve Lawrence

Creativity and a little cake mix can go a long way.

Money

This Mom Created A Coloring Book To Help Kids Understand The Importance Of Credit

by Alexia McKay

"Exposing kids to financial literacy can help them build a solid foundation to avoid financial pitfalls later as an adult."

Celebrity

Tia Mowry Wanted More Diversity In Conversations On Wellness, So She Did Something About It

by Alexia McKay

"I didn't see anyone that looks like me and I thought that was a shame."

Empowering Girls

Marley Dias Has Teamed With American Girl To Empower Black Girls

by Tiffany Eve Lawrence

"The goal is for girls to see these stories and feel encouraged to use their voice for good, too."