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Screw That Princeton Mom Letter: Preparing OUR Girls for Love at College

by Denene Millner

Here’s what Susan Patton, a nice, Upper East Side Jewish mom who graduated Princeton Class ’77, wants my daughters to… Read More

[FATHER/HOOD] The ABCs of Fatherhood

[FATHER/HOOD] The ABCs of Fatherhood

by Shawn Taylor

Recently, I’ve received several requests for “advice” about fatherhood. I have no problem with sharing my experiences… Read More

[CONFESSIONS]<br />
‘I Can’t Get Pregnant’<br />

[CONFESSIONS]
‘I Can’t Get Pregnant’

by Danielle T. Pointdujour

I've dreamt of being a mommy ever since I was a little girl.  My gift request for birthdays, Christmas and 'just because'… Read More

[SURVIVOR STORY]<br />
A Mother's Miracle Baby

[SURVIVOR STORY]
A Mother's Miracle Baby

by Brooke Obie

Mylah Perkins wasn’t supposed to be born. The OB-GYN told Mina Perkins as much during her 19th ultrasound… Read More

[FATHER/HOOD] ‘Am I a Father or a Black Father?’<br />

[FATHER/HOOD] ‘Am I a Father or a Black Father?’

by Shawn Taylor

I never thought about my life being an activity worthy of eyeballing. I’ve been wrong not to consider this. When race and masculinity… Read More

[FATHER/HOOD] Retooling Manhood for Sensitivity

[FATHER/HOOD] Retooling Manhood for Sensitivity

by Shawn Taylor

I am writing this on International Women’s Day. My daughter, 18-days away from turning 5, is asleep in my lap. Her breathing… Read More

[FATHER/HOOD] Carving Out Daddy Time

[FATHER/HOOD] Carving Out Daddy Time

by Shawn Taylor

My grandfather (R.I.P.) did not talk much. But when he did, I made sure I listened—even if I had to eavesdrop. To this day… Read More

EBONY Wants Your Most Memorable Mother's Day Moments

EBONY Wants Your Most Memorable Mother's Day Moments

by #teamEBONY

We'll always love our mamas---and Mother's Day is one of our favorite times to let them know just how much we do! EBONY is… Read More

[PARENTING]<br />
Keeping The Love Alive After the Baby Arrives

[PARENTING]
Keeping The Love Alive After the Baby Arrives

by Audrey Griffin

Small gestures may seem just that: small. But when it comes to showing love to your partner, they can net big results. Even… Read More

[FATHER/HOOD] Forgiveness, Knowing Better and Doing Better

[FATHER/HOOD] Forgiveness, Knowing Better and Doing Better

by Shawn Taylor

My parents should have never been parents. While I’m thankful they got together and had me, this is about as far as I will… Read More

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