PERSONAL SPACE: Raise the Child You Have

PERSONAL SPACE: Raise the Child You Have

by Amy DuBois Barnett

Before my 8-year-old son, Max, could talk, he could sing. Until he could form words, he would hum, a weird little droning sound that scared me until… Read More

In the Kitchen with Kelis

In the Kitchen with Kelis

by #teamEBONY

Food is the title of rock/soul singer Kelis’ sixth studio album, and fans may be surprised to know that it’s food, not music, that is… Read More

How to Get Along with Mom

How to Get Along with Mom

by AJUMA MUHAMMAD

Are you blessed and highly favored by your mother one day but scorned by her the next? Ever wonder how children grow up under one roof, receiving… Read More

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[FEARLESS LIVING]
How to be Confident Anywhere

by Julia A. Wilson

I grew up in the segregated North-side of Tulsa, Oklahoma, eating powdered eggs from welfare subsidies and stuffing my holey shoes… Read More

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Is That "Free" App Really Free?

by Stephanie Humphrey

You swore you wouldn’t do it, but now you find yourself hopelessly addicted to some mobile game (Candy Crush, anyone?)… Read More

[FATHER/HOOD] Spare Rod, Spoil Children?

[FATHER/HOOD] Spare Rod, Spoil Children?

by Shawn Taylor

Our daughter is now 6. This means she’s almost done with her first year of compulsory education and is about to enter what… Read More

Louise Frazier

[SURVIVOR STORY]
From Homeless Mom to Foster Mom

by Danielle Kimberly

There are community heroes who we forget to honor, inexplicably strong women who survive heinous crimes against their bodies and… Read More

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[URBAN ORGANIC]
15 Foods for Your Detox Diet

Spring is finally here and it's the perfect time to think about a detox cleanse incorporating more ‘detox foods” into your diet. … Read More

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Grape Funk:
A Wine List You Can Groove To

by Dinkinish O'Connor

For those of us who dismissed South Africa’s Pinotage (Pee-no-taj) as metal-hard and inaccessible, rediscovering Pinotage was… Read More

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