There are so many other ways to talk to one another and raise strong, empowered girls.
“In all of this work, voices of black girls themselves should be front and center to the work… We encourage black girls to raise their voices about this issue and, of course, for adults to listen to them.”
Take Away: Raising Kids Is Hard. Moms Need Support. Period.
Postpartum anxiety is common, crippling and under-recognized.
These parents are teaching their transgender children that they are loved, confident, and so much more.
“Telling children the truth about sex isn’t giving permission for them to have it — and this is the most important part — because when the right time comes, nobody has the right to deny them permission for sex but …
“Bravery is learned. Build it into our girls’ hearts, brains and bodies now and we’ll raise a new generation of badass female forces.”
Clever. Effective. On Point.
Families are made of all sorts and sizes!
“By failing to alert mothers to such risks, the study found, nurses may be missing an opportunity to help reduce the maternal mortality rate in the U.S., the highest among affluent nations.”