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[MODERN MOM]
Pacifier, No Shame

by Asha French

It takes unmitigated gall to try to snatch a pacifier from the mouth of a toddler. Had my daughter been another type of child, the… Read More

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by Samuel F. Reynolds

Gemini  (May 21st to June 20th) This Thursday, Mercury retrogrades, or, appears to move backward from the Earth’s perspective. … Read More

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40% of Parents Don't Want Sons to Play Football

by Huffington Post

Many Americans fear football concussions, a new poll suggests. Forty percent of Americans would rather have their children play a… Read More

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ASK B. SCOTT:
My Sister's a Bad Mother

by B. Scott

Dear B. Scott, My older sister had a baby three years ago and he’s the cutest little thing ever. I love when… Read More

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Doulas and Black Motherhood

by Josie Pickens

As far as I’m concerned, there is always country for Erykah Badu, whether she’s blowing us away with her genre- and spirit-shifting… Read More

The Coolest Black Family in America, No. 34: The Browns

The Coolest Black Family in America, No. 34: The Browns

by Alexandra Phanor-Faury

“When you are removed from everything you think you are chasing, it allows you to slow down and see what is important,”… Read More

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[MODERN MOM]
My Advice Diet

by Asha French

There are quite a few reasons this column will never be an advice column.   I don’t have training… Read More

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[MODERN MOM]
To My Messy Girl

by Asha French

Dear Daughter, For days now, we’ve been putting our shoes where they belong as soon as we walk into our home. It’s… Read More

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