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The 360-Degree Village Approach to Mentoring Black Males

In recognition of January’s designation as National Mentoring Moth, we are reposting this insightful August 2016 article.

Holiday Happiness: Will You Fake It or Make It?

For some, this festive time of year is dreaded, not joyful. Learn how to best deal with holiday anxiety in this revisited December 2016 article.

From Fredom to Dependency

From Freedom to Dependency for the Elderly, the Difficult Family Talk

Throughout November, National Family Caregiver Month, we are revisiting posts such as this one from December 2015 that focus on the issue.

An Education in Eldercare: Understanding Caring for a Loved One

The author shares his moving and informative personal story of unexpectedly, in his 30s, becoming his grandmother’s caretaker in this revisited October 2015 article.

Sliding Into Summer Without the Summer Slide

Practical suggestions for families to support children’s reading, writing and math when school is out

August Alsina Discusses Raising His Nieces After Sister’s Death

Alsina shares his thoughts on caring for his nieces after the death of his sister and their father.

Rapper Snoop Dogg Expecting Third Grandchild

‘The Doggfather’ is the proud grandfather of two, and soon to be three, grandchildren.

Diddy Thanks Family For Pulling Him Out of ‘Deep Depression’

Sean “Diddy” Combs is crediting his family with bringing him out of a “deep depression”…

The NFL’s First One-Handed Player Proves Perseverance is Everything

Shaquem Griffin is the American Dream personified. The 23-year-old was born with amniotic band syndrome,…

Eddie Murphy

Eddie Murphy to Welcome 10th Child, 2nd With Girlfriend

Eddie Murphy will become a dad for the 10th time, PEOPLE reports.  The actor’s girlfriend, Paige…