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The Staying Power of Girlfriends: My Tribe

The Staying Power of Girlfriends: My Tribe

At First... My husband and I were lucky with five wonderful years as a couple before our first of three children joined us. We were ready to expand our family. We shared in the natural fears of wondering if we would be good parents or how to afford all the baby gear. Once our children [...]
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Failure is Always an Option

A safety net is typically a good thing. It’s good to have a savings for a rainy day. It’s helpful to have insurance for an emergency. A back up plan never hurt anyone. Yet in parenting I sometimes feel like a failure. There is no back up plan to my child’s healthy development. I feel like [...]
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His Dream. My Dream. Our Dream. Part 2

Something to be proud of In Part 1 of this article, I shared the thoughts of mothers raising black and/or multi-ethnic children about how they are raising their children to enjoy a life of pride in their heritage. The themes were that these mothers desired their children to be judged by the content of their […]

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