"Welcome Home": Kevin Powell's Nigerian Journey

"Welcome Home": Kevin Powell's Nigerian Journey

Photos by Oluwaseun Famuyiwa and Kevin Powell Read More

The Myth of the “Healthy” Preemie:<br />
What Parents Really Need to Know<br />

The Myth of the “Healthy” Preemie:
What Parents Really Need to Know

by Phyllis Dennery, MD

Surprises can be exciting. If you are the parent of a preterm infant, then you are well aware of the initial rush of emotions that… Read More

Kevin Powell: From Africa With Love #9

Kevin Powell: From Africa With Love #9

by Kevin Powell

It is nearly 2AM in Abuja, Nigeria, where I am spending the night after flying here from Yola late yesterday afternoon. From Abuja… Read More

Kevin Powell: From Africa With Love #8<br />

Kevin Powell: From Africa With Love #8

by Kevin Powell

I've hiked mountains in California, Hawaii, and the Colorado Rockies, so it wasn't that Mandera Mountains, leading to the… Read More

ASK B. SCOTT:<br />
'My Husband Isn't Helping With the Baby!'

ASK B. SCOTT:
'My Husband Isn't Helping With the Baby!'

by B. Scott

Dear B. Scott:  I'm a new mother and my husband is great! But ever since our child was born, well, things seem a little off… Read More

[PARENTING]<br />
Plan for the Holidays Without Losing Your Mind

[PARENTING]
Plan for the Holidays Without Losing Your Mind

by Audrey Griffin

Holiday decorations and advertising start appearing as early as October.  Christmas lists and movie marathons are in full gear… Read More

Get Booty’d: How Runaway Love for Curvy Backsides Affects the Black Female Body Image

Get Booty’d: How Runaway Love for Curvy Backsides Affects the Black Female Body Image

by Janelle Harris

It’s a pop culture phenomenon. It has cropped up everywhere, from children’s animated films to viral clips of YouTubed… Read More

Kevin Powell: From Africa With Love #7<br />

Kevin Powell: From Africa With Love #7

by Kevin Powell

A crew of us decided to drive three hours or so to the Sukur Kingdom on Sunday. When I heard that there was a kingdom in Nigeria… Read More

Kevin Powell: From Africa With Love #6

Kevin Powell: From Africa With Love #6

by Kevin Powell

So many people told me about the violence in Nigeria, about places I should not visit, and quite a few said do not go to Nigeria… Read More

[CONFESSIONS]<br />
“I’m Pregnant, but I Never Wanted to Be a Mom”

[CONFESSIONS]
“I’m Pregnant, but I Never Wanted to Be a Mom”

by Danielle T. Pointdujour

To someone looking from the outside in, this would seem to be one of the happiest moments in my life. As I sit here writing this… Read More

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