A close friend recently moved to the US from West Africa (they're black, born and raised in Africa) and is looking for diverse public elementary schools for their kids. They feel like below 10% bl… more
About to be a new dad. Starting to look into childcare but feeling a little overwhelmed. Would love to hear thoughts/opinions on what to look for besides convenience.
New Dad here. 8 weeks in and I don’t feel the imagined bell and whistles of fatherhood. Is this normal?
Sooo my nanny fell asleep holding the baby. My husband and I work from home. So, he walked in, saw them and put the baby in the crib.
Ask: Any advice on how to address this with the nanny? Also, it it a fire able … more
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Hi Parents, need recommendation for taking care of kids hair. My kids are mixed race and their hair gets easily tangled to the point where we spend an hour to untangle the mess. Hair is also dry and t… more
Holidays are coming.
Any one have unique customs/traditions to share? Looking to establish our own ways of celebrating.
My wife and I need a break. Had our first baby in March and we are worn out (getting better) but very tired. Wife said to me “I need us time”, and she’s never said that in the 3 years we’ve been marri… more
Do any parents have a Lovevery discount code? Also, are there other similar services I should look it? Our LO is due in 3 weeks. So, I want to get him off to a good start.
I am a city boy but good god why are schools in the city not good. I’m personally against private school and am a product of nyc public schools and I came out fine but idk g
Potential unintended consequences of my parenting decisions is the most stressful thing ever.
The “right” approach can feel so clear one moment, then feel like a huge mistake the next.
Any of the sisters deal with gestational diabetes but already had a restrictive diet pre and during pregnancy?
Doctor says I have it, but I honestly don’t believe them. I don’t eat cane sugar (not eve… more
Thinking of getting a Black Baby Alive doll for my daughter. Preferably one that talks and moves, but there seems to be so many. Any suggestions?
Hey family-Has anyone gone with a pediatrician who didn’t have hospital rights to do the exam at birth?
Context: first baby, high risk pregnancy (blood pressure), in northern Dallas suburbs but deliver… more
Am I tripping? Everyone loves calling my daughter (2 months) "lil chocolate drop" or "look at all that chocolate". I love my daughter's complexion, not only because it's mi… more
Ladies, any suggestions our 8th anniversary gift for the wife? We are in our early 30s. I am running out of ideas over the year 😔.
Anyone have kids that struggle with night terrors?
My daughter had one for the first time last night and it scared the crap out of me. It was like she didn’t know who I was.
Any homeschool parents in the group?
Anyone have tips on culturally relevant (read Black) parent podcasts or parent preparation programs?
I’m looking for something similar to New Mom Boss but for us
What to do for a spouse who is struggling emotionally but refuses to get professional help?
I’m 17 weeks pregnant with our first. My husband is really struggling with emotional/ mental health. I’ve as… more
How are you all managing COVID anxiety for the little ones?
My wife and I are fully vaxxed now and we know kids seem to not be impacted much by it, but it still feels irresponsible to go back to “norma… more
I listened in on this discussion about "Advocating for Black and Brown kids in US education systems" VERY useful information here. Sharing the link
Seeing local parents reacting to the public school lottery results in DC, got me super nervous about when it’s my kids turn.
I hate the idea of having so little control.
I'm on the verge of removing my 2nd grade son from school completely. We tried public and private schools but he just doesn't function well with the classroom environment. He's a smart k… more
Today I REALLY miss sleeping in on Saturdays.
Been up since 6:30, and she had the nerve not to eat the pancakes I made. 😡😡😡
I really like the Mater Mea site designed for Black moms. I’m not affiliated with them nor have I written for them but I appreciate their mission and work. 💙
Thanks all for this group￼. 1st time expecting dad 🧔🏾.
I’m a little bit all-over the place and not sure where to start financial planning from.
I live in a Tier-1 city and think it’s necessarily to move to Tier-3. It’s im… more
As a father of two girls, I'd just love to hear from women in the group about what their favorite parenting styles/memories are from their dads.
I really wanna crush it at this role haha
My 5 year old son demanded a haircut because he doesnt like his curly hair. Its too curly. He wants hair thats like Fletcher's. (Fletcher is his white friend from day care). My son and his sister are th… more
New YouTube cartoon series, my daughter loves it
Not a parent, but a big sis trying to help my mom out. My brother is 13, sister is 11, I’m 26!
Talk to me about discipline. What age did you really start laying down the law? Im patiently waiting out the terrible twos but at some point will need to reign it in if this continues...
Expecting dad. Nice to be on here.