Connecting With Your Child’s Teacher

Connecting with your child's teacher

Connecting with your child’s teacher is one of the most important responsibilities that a parent of a Black child has. It is much easier than most parents think.   After the preschool age some parents start dropping the ball. Some parents think that the school system will do the rest and all they have to […]

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8 Ways to Protect Your Community

Improving The Neighborhood

There are eight easy things that all homeowners and renters can do if they want to protect and improve their community. Protecting the community increases values and keeps the community safer. As a parent of a Black child, you owe it to your child to keep your community as safe and thriving as possible. Most […]

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5 Steps to Adopting Positivity

5 Steps to Adopting Positivity

“I went from negative to positive and it’s all good.” — The Notorious B.I.G. Being a parent of Black children gives us many opportunities to be negative about. Parents of Black children face fears of the children getting shot by police, incarceration, poor health and other things that plague the community of African American people. […]

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6 Ways to Find Time to Exercise

Finding Time to Exercise

“I do not have time” “I just saw a fat man get hit by a bus” “I will start next month” These are the lines I hear all the time when people are talking about why they do not exercise. Exercise is essential to keep your body working at optimal levels. Picture a train not […]

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Dealing with Deadbeat Dads

Dealing with deadbeat dads

Dealing with deadbeat dads is never pleasant. Almost three out of every four Black children are born in single parent homes. The reasons for this are vast and complex. Some of the culprits are government programs that seem to encourage single parent homes if the assistance is to be continued. others may be past practices, […]

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4 Problems with Private Schools

Things Private Schools Get Wrong

4 Problems with Private Schools. Private school can be a great alternative when parents with extra money are looking for an alternative to public schools. Private schools offer many amenities that can be attractive to parents and students. Still, private schools are not perfect. Here are four things that private schools get wrong.   Running […]

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