MOST RECENT ARTICLES BY:

Carla Bruce-Eddings

  1. in memoriam
    A Superhero Who Looks Like UsThe bittersweet thrill of rewatching Black Panther with my 5-year-old daughter.
  2. first person
    How the Hell Are Working Parents ‘Doing This’?I ask myself every day.
  3. what i learned
    Has My Daughter Always Loved Solitude This Much?What I learned when my 4-year-old’s robust social life disappeared.
  4. parenting
    20 of the Best Children’s Books for Uncertain TimesI always love reading to my daughter, but even more now.
  5. power
    What the Ayanna Pressley Video Really RevealedWe’re not ready to stop talking about black women’s hair.
  6. kids and tv
    What Highly Opinionated Parents Let Their Kids Watch on TV“As long as we’re not watching Paw Patrol.
  7. self reflection
    Should I Give My Daughter Dreadlocks?The idea of my little girl having the same style as me is tempting.
  8. parenthood
    Instagram, My 3-Year-Old Daughter, and MeAm I actually instilling some meaningful lesson about confidence? Or am I just teaching her how to lie?
  9. toddler time
    Why, Why, Why Does My Toddler Repeat Herself So Much?What’s going on when my daughter repeats herself, over and over (and over) again.
  10. parenthood
    Choosing a Preschool for My Black DaughterWhat we considered when selecting a school for our toddler.
  11. parenthood
    I’m a City Mom But I’m Test-Driving the SuburbsNew York felt exhilarating. Then I had a baby.
  12. Creating a Community for My Black DaughterAll the mom groups seemed to be made up of white faces, so I made my own.
  13. Am I Going to Have Another Baby?I’ve never resented the question more than I do now.