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When It Comes to Co-parenting, Sometimes Love Isn’t Enough

by Shanita Hubbard

To My Co-parent: I thought my heart was going to stop when I heard our five-year-old daughter tell a friend she wished you lived with us… Read More

Beyond the Myth of the ‘Black Deadbeat Dad'

Beyond the Myth of the ‘Black Deadbeat Dad'

by Lamar Tyler

Know a good Black father? It’s likely you are acquainted with many. That’s why it’s time to stop perpetuating the “absentee… Read More

The Coolest Black Family in America No. 70: The Subers

The Coolest Black Family in America No. 70: The Subers

by Alexandra Phanor-Faury

A study published in the Journal of Personal Relationships finds that couples who laugh together have higher quality relationships. Miesha and Jon… Read More

Removing the Blindfold: Reimagining Reproductive Futures

Removing the Blindfold: Reimagining Reproductive Futures

by Sevonna Brown

During the height of the Clinton administration's health care reform debate of the mid '90s, a group of Black… Read More

Coolest Black Family Reunion: Game On

Coolest Black Family Reunion: Game On

by #teamEBONY

Getting together with extended family is a good time waiting to happen.  Grilling, eating, sharing travel stories and catching up with one another’s… Read More

Missing Mama On Mother's Day? Here's How to Cope

Missing Mama On Mother's Day? Here's How to Cope

by Princess Gabbara

It leaves a void that cannot be filled no matter how many years or decades pass by. Losing a mother is essentially like losing your first love, and… Read More

Truths From a Black Mother<br />

Truths From a Black Mother

by Ylonda Gault

It’s that time of year: April showers give way to May flowers, many of which are hastily purchased to celebrate mothers, the… Read More

Coolest Black Family Reunion: Must-Have Checklist

Coolest Black Family Reunion: Must-Have Checklist

by #teamEBONY

Get ready to take selfies with your second cousin and hear Big Mama tell stories about what your dad was like as a kid. It’s officially… Read More

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[EDITOR'S LETTER] Ying and Yang: The Ups & Downs of Mothering

by Kierna Mayo

My first born, due on Christmas Eve, arrived a full three days late—an ounce shy of 10 pounds. I had an emergency cesarean section that didn’t… Read More

Coolest Black Family The Sims EBONY Magazine

The Coolest Black Family in America No. 69: The Sims

by Joicelyn Dingle

Despite the current rhetoric that permeates through our country, we know that African Americans have strong traditional bonds with everything from… Read More

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