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What These Mothers Want You To Know About Raising A Black Child
"Tamir Rice, Michael Brown, Trayvon -- those could be my sons."
How Alexandra Elle, Our Mom Of The Month, Refused To Be Merely A 'Statistic'
By Mater Mea, Mater Mea
Oh, yes. If I could have it my way, three more. But I’ll settle for two if I can only get two. Ryan wants children too and
Agatha Achindu, Food Entrepreneur, Devoted Mother & Loving Wife Shares Her Fab Story
By Lisa Kay Davis, Lisa Kay Davis
Although her two younger children have been tucked in bed for a few hours now, entrepreneur Agatha Achindu won’t be taking
How Rachel Rodgers, Mom Of The Month, Juggled Her Profession And A Difficult Pregnancy
By Judith Ohikuare, Judith Ohikuare
While her career today bears little resemblance to a tension-filled, “A Few Good Men”-style courtroom procedural, Rodgers
Jamyla Bennu, Our Mom Of The Month, On Juggling Her Children And Her Business
By Mater Mea, Mater Mea
Jamyla Bennu may be the founder of a beauty collection about to make its Target debut, but, truth be told, the 37 year old
Jamilah Lemieux, Our Mom Of The Month, On Single Motherhood And Co-Parenting In Sticky Situations
“At the time I was incredibly in love with this person who was no longer in love with me,” she says. “There was a lot of
Ibi Zoboi, Mom Of The Month, Embraces 'The Weirdness Of Life Under Remarkable Circumstances'
What was being a new mother like? Read Ibi's full story and meet these other mater mea moms. Written by Judith Ohikuare “For
LaShann DeArcy Hall, Mom Of The Month, Aims For Broadway, Lands At Top New York Law Firm
No stranger to a packed schedule herself, DeArcy Hall relishes in being able to say, “Today, we’re just going to relax.” “Mommy
Geraldine Moriba, CNN's 'In America' Producer, Navigates Accidental Journalism, Cancer And Motherhood
As Moriba and her children talk over the whirr of the blender, it's hard to imagine anything separating her from her family
Crystal Black-Davis, Savvy Food Marketing Owner And Mom, Recalls One-Time Vow To Never Have Kids
It’s a truth that few women can run away from: once you start hitting certain life milestones, the big question -- When are
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Gwen Frempong Boadu, Shoe Designer, Makes High Stakes Wager On Being A Mom
“This is the bathroom. This is my grandma and grandpa’s room. And this,” the 4-year-old says, with a proud flourish, “is
Trenesa Stanford-Danuser, Estée Lauder VP, Shares Insights On Her Work-Life Balancing Act
Laughter is a sound that's never too far away from Trenesa Stanford-Danuser family's Brooklyn home -- and it usually has
Rhonda Ross, Diana Ross' Daughter, Reveals 10-Year Struggle To Conceive: Mom Of The Month
There’s a lot to marvel at in Rhonda Ross’ Harlem home. From a purely real estate level, one could be in awe of the three
Stephanie Pope Caffey, Broadway Actress, Talks Leaving The Spotlight For Life As A Stay-At-Home Mom
Read more of Stephanie's story and meet these other fabulous mothers at matermea.com. Despite the toothy grin and successful
Staceyann Chin, Poet, Takes Mater Mea Magazine Inside The Life Of A Single, Lesbian New Mom
That voice -- that honey-thick Jamaican accent that makes a point of emphasizing every other syllable -- is unmistakable
Coco Fusco, Performance Artist, Professor And Mom, Opens Up About Adoption In Mater Mea Magazine
Her son Aurelio bounces from wooden table to table, eagerly awaiting his friends’ arrival at his seventh birthday party, as
Nikisha Riley, Co-Founder Of Urban Bush Babes Blog, Talks Motherhood With Mater Mea Magazine
“I’ve dated a lot of doozies,” Riley laughs. “[But] I learned that I wanted somebody that I would love Jaden to be if he
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