Denene Millner

Founder of MyBrownBaby Blog

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Mother Maya

Maya Angelou is gone from here and on the pulse of this morning, we sing…

Rebuilding After an Affair

Five months pregnant, *Aaliya  discovered *Raul’s affair. The news hit their nine-year marriage like a…

Sherri Shepherd

Happily Ever After? The Secret Is Laughter

I ask longtime couples, “Do you laugh together a lot?” Always, the answer is, “Yes.”…

Gentlemen’s Club

I mean, I get it: he is my father and so Daddy is going to…

Why Diversity Matters to Me and My Kids

I am an Affirmative Action baby. Long Island Newsday paid my college tuition, in part, because of…

Searching for the Spirituality of Motherhood

It’s the pageantry of it all that I remember most. Weeks before Easter, my mother…

Beyonce Blue Ivy

20 Tips for Beyoncé on Baby No. 2

Before I hip Beyoncé to the second baby game, I need my second baby, my…

Where Hip-Hop Lived: Giving Up on Rap

I officially give up on Black radio stations that play hip-hop. Seriously. I’m over the…

Should Eve Raise Colorblind Kids?

Now I love Eve, the pit bull in a skirt-turned-“it” girl on the Hollywood scene,…

Blue Ivy’s Hairy Situation

Four MyBrownBaby words about Blue Ivy’s hair: Leave. That. Baby. Alone. I say this because…