parenting

Amber Rose Attacked For Taking Son to Get a Pedicure

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Who knew that a mother spending time with her son would cause so much outrage. Amber Rose and her son Sebastian spent a day at a nail salon, and when Rose posted the video to Instagram, people were upset. Pumpkin nails with Mr Skully Bones...

A Real Question About Motherhood: As A Woman Of A Certain Age, Do You Really Want To Be Halle Or Janet?

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Science — and celebrities — are routinely sending us the message that our biological clocks aren’t really ticking as fast the emotional ones that tell us we must become a mother by a certain age. Three years ago, Halle Berry gave birth to a son at...

Black Man Spends $300,000 To Become Single Father

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Conrad Cean, an American doctor, decided to take his reproductive options into his own hands and have babies via a surrogate. After recognizing he may not find “Miss Right” to settle down with, Cean traveled between countries to find women to carry his children for...

Justice For Harambe? Folks Need to Get A Grip

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Harambe's death is sad, but let's keep things in perspective--a child's life was at stake.

Open Thread: Do You Think It Was Wrong For Ciara To Seek Sole Custody Of Baby Future?

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Despite all of the bitter ugliness that has played out in the media between exes Ciara and Future, they’re going to have to figure out a way to be cordial for life. Yesterday, a judge granted Future joint custody of their 1-year-old son, Future Zahir...

Video: Black Mothers Talk About Negative Perceptions of Black Children

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On a daily basis many black mothers are fearful for what exists for their children once they leave the house. And in a new video from mater mea, a group of mothers got together to discuss the negative perceptions of black children in the new series These Are Our...