Nobody probably noticed, but I’ve been boycotting all the major mom blogger/blogger conferences for about two years now. I just couldn’t stomach the lack of diversity in the attendees, speakers, or topics. Or paying my hard-earned money to feel out of place, outnumbered, unheard or isolated. No thanks. For me, it was just a painful [...]
Bim Adewunmi, of the Guardian, caught up with Kimberly while she was in the UK. They spoke about race, parenting and why black women are less likely to breastfeed.
“Kimberly Seals Allers is so animated, her bracelets are rattling. The journalist, author and advocate is in London on a short visit to drop her children off for a summer with their British father – the “was-band”, she calls him, with a grin – and we’ve met to talk about her various projects, including the launch of her Black Mom’s Movement in the UK next month”.
Mocha Manual hit the streets to ask dads about what they love most about fatherhood. Click to read about memories, family time and favorite Father’s Day gifts.
This Father’s Day, we’re reflecting on all types of fathers with this moving piece from Makes Me Wanna Holler founder, Eric Payne. Before I was a husband I was a father. But before I was a father of my own I became a surrogate to another’s by design, if not directly by choice.
Looking for something to do with Dad this weekend? From beer-tasting boat cruises in Detroit to Blues & BBQ in LA or a pig roast at a DC-area winery, check out our listing of dad-tastic events in New York, Chicago, Atlanta, Washington D.C., Los Angeles and Detroit. Compiled by Briana C. Scott Father’s Day event [...]
By Michelle Russell Just in time for Father’s Day, Barbershops across the country will be participating in Fatherhood Buzz, an initiative created to allow dads to connect with local resources to help build strong families. Fatherhood Buzz was created by The National Responsible Fatherhood Clearinghouse, and its primary focus is to promote fatherhood in the [...]
Partnering up on the parenting front can enhance the love you feel for your spouse, says Marriage Coach Ben Walker.
Our evening of “fooducation,” good food and powerful information was a success! Thanks to author, chef and food justice activist Bryant Terry and his wife, Jidan Koon for making the event spectacular! Check out the pics.