In an effort to be a creative and fun mommy, I ordered a Star Wars ice tray! I thought we could experiment and put different things in it. And, we did. 🙂 I thought we'd start with ice but naturally, my two youngest had other ideas. 🙂 You can click here to watch a short video … Continue reading Star Wars Ice For Dummies
There's a difference between prejudice and racism. We all have prejudices. Right or wrong, I think we all do. The trick is to recognize them and not to let those prejudices dictate your behavior. Because then you are a racist. Growing up, I had black friends. It wasn't a big deal. Why should it be? … Continue reading Fighting For My Children
Sometimes, I wonder if I have such a fascination with color coordinating and matching my family because we don't match. Star Wars shirt day!And, I do enjoy the fact that when we are in costumes, everyone knows that we are together. When we are in matching costumes, it is convenient. There is no getting separated … Continue reading Matching My Kids
When you adopt transracially, the concern about whether you can adequately expose your children to their black culture and educate them on what it's like to be black in America is a valid one. I have read that many families have chosen to move to more "black" areas, thus making themselves the minority, instead of … Continue reading Exposing My Kids To Their Culture.