Mommy Tales: What I Did After My Son Was Robbed

My son and his homie were watching a YouTube video on his iPhone 3 as they walked to the bus stop. By the time he realized the men were following them, it was too late…. More

Fathers Talk Race and Parenting In ‘Brown Boy Bad’

Originally posted on, SékouWrites’ explores the conversations that black fathers are having with their kids about race. Check out Brown Boy Bad…. More

Sensitive Parental Topics: Peer Pressure and Teen Pregnancy

For us moms, the joys of being a parent begin even before the child arrives to this physical realm of existence and once we birth our little angels, there's nothing in this world we wouldn't… More

How To Start Planning Your Kid’s Summer

It’s easy to be overwhelmed when planning your kid’s summer, but with a bit of thought, the kids will be happily busy…. More

15 Tips & Products To Save Your Girl’s Hair During Summer Swim

Make sure that you are fully equipped with the essentials to take care of your girl’s hair throughout summer swim time…. More

Teen Pregnancy Prevention: Having The Sex Talk

As an educator for an agency that focuses on empowering teen parents despite the challenges that accompany raising a child while planning your future,  I encounter many young people who desperately seek to break the cycle… More

History Lesson: Claudette Colvin and the Power of Teen Mom Activism

At the age of 15, Claudette Colvin found out she was pregnant. The following months of her pregnancy would be spent in the United States Supreme Court fighting for the desegregation of the public bus system in Montgomery, Alabama…. More

15 Ways To Help Curb Your Teen’s Insomnia

Click continue to learn fifteen ways you can help curb your teen’s insomnia…. More

Plan B-Z: When Your High School Graduate Doesn’t Want to Go to College

What to do when your high school graduate doesn’t want to go to college…. More