Fathering

I am a mother. But I come from my father. And my son’s father is amazing. Sometimes when I speak of the village I mainly speak from my perspective. As a woman, I speak of femininity and mothering, but it’s integral to include the masculine voice. Our babies need their babas. Our villages need their…

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Kwanzaa 365

It’s Kwanzaa every single day in our household. From an early age, it’s important to introduce the values you want your children to uphold as they get older. For our family, the Kwanzaa principles play a large part in outlining the values in our household. Imani- Faith Umoja- Unity Kujichagulia- Self Determination Ujima- Collective Work…

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Malcolm X Family Fest

Malcolm X is such an inspirational figure to me. I wanted to share his legacy with families so that they would begin to celebrate him with a more spirited intention. So I put together the Malcolm X Family Fest. Three hours of family fun learning about the man and celebrating what he stood for with…

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