motherhood

Kelly Rowland & Her Too-Cute Son Cover Parents

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Kelly Rowland has always been one of our favs, but ever since she gave birth to little Titan Jewell, she’s been absolutely glowing. “Being a mom just makes me feel whole,” the singer confessed to Parents mag, where she and her growing bundle of joy share...

This New Mom Is the Real MVP, She Completed Her Psychology Exam While In Labor

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We already know women are superheroes, but Tommitrise Collins kicked it up a notch when she took multitasking to the ultimate level. While she was in active labor with contractions just three minutes apart, Collins decided to finish up an exam before her baby girl arrived. Collins’...

Are White Women Praised for Being Family Matriarchs, While Black Women Are Attacked?

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The definition of “traditional” families are shifting. While two-parents used to be the norm in households across America, increasingly the definition of families have expanded to include single parent households, co-parents, same-sex couples, and multi-generational clans all united under love. Still, despite the ways in...

Open Thread: Do Breastfeeding Selfies Really Further The Cause?

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Sundays and Skylar… #breastfeedingmom #healthybabies #happybabies #happymommy #Loveherdown #mymini A photo posted by Yandy Smith-Harris (@yandysmith) on Oct 4, 2015 at 2:12pm PDT Hashtag activism is a great thing. We’ve seen how the power of social media can #BringBackOurGirls and demonstrate #BlackLivesMatter. You can even...

We Totally Wish This Comic Book About a Black Single Mom Raising a Superhero Was a Movie

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Young, Black single mothers are rarely lauded in the media, but in Raising Dion, one mom gets to be the star. Raising Dion is a comic book by writer Dennis Liu and artist Jason Piperberg, and tells the story of Nicole, the widowed mother of a seven-year-old boy...

Women with Children Are More Productive Than Most People

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Juggling motherhood and a high-powered career takes careful planning and an almost flawless skill set, and according to a recent study highlighted in the Washington Post, all that hard work pays off. Research now proves that women with kids tend to thrive a lot better...