Browsing Category

Parenting in Color

    How To Raise Confident Multiracial Children

    How To Raise Confident Multiracial Children Like most parents, I’ve thought a lot about my daughter’s future.  I have considered race, culture, language, religion and so many other factors that will become a part of her developing identity.  Being the mother of biracial children, it’s been a growing concern for me.  While our nation is increasingly diverse, there are still factors that can leave kids feeling less than confident about their heritage and wondering where they fit in.  This can…

    Continue Reading

  • A new cartoon for biracial Spider-man (Miles Morales)

    Biracial Spider-man comes to television Biracial Spider-man (Aka. Miles Morales) is expanding to television, in a new cartoon series where he will be voiced by Donald Glover. I wrote about biracial spider-man back…

  • Parenting Awareness: ‘Race’ Talk #2

    Parenting Awareness: ‘Race’ Talk #2 Some of you might remember not long ago that I wrote the first in a series of ‘race talks’ with my daughter about skin color.  Read…

  • Parenting Awareness: 'Race' Talk #1

    Parenting Awareness: ‘Race’ Talk #1 Well, my daughter is officially three now and not too long after her birthday in July she started pointing out colors on people and asking some…