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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
Read more of Alexandra's story and meet these other amazing mothers at matermea.com. Oh, yes. If I could have it my way, three
Agatha Achindu, Food Entrepreneur, Devoted Mother & Loving Wife Shares Her Fab Story
By Lisa Kay Davis, Lisa Kay Davis
Being a mother is something Achindu never takes for granted. After marrying her husband Georges in 2003, the couple soon
How Rachel Rodgers, Mom Of The Month, Juggled Her Profession And A Difficult Pregnancy
By Judith Ohikuare, Judith Ohikuare
My second pregnancy with my son Jackson, which was more difficult than my first pregnancy with my daughter Riley. I found
Jamyla Bennu, Our Mom Of The Month, On Juggling Her Children And Her Business
By Mater Mea, Mater Mea
What kind of example do you hope to impart to your children through your work? That work doesn’t have to be a place that
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 do you enjoy most about being a mom? How has being a mother changed your life? Most people don’t know how hard those
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.” Jayden
Geraldine Moriba, CNN's 'In America' Producer, Navigates Accidental Journalism, Cancer And Motherhood
As 46-year-old Geraldine Moriba gives her children, Warner, 16, and Nia, 12, assignments -- pour the dry ingredients into
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
“My career [was] extremely demanding, especially travelwise,” Frempong Boadu remembers. “Since the beginning of my career
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
But right when you’re about to ask if you can move in, the home’s real star pads into the living room, barefoot and playing
Stephanie Pope Caffey, Broadway Actress, Talks Leaving The Spotlight For Life As A Stay-At-Home Mom
“The interesting thing about theater performing,” Pope Caffey said, “[is that] you feel young forever. A lot of women in
Staceyann Chin, Poet, Takes Mater Mea Magazine Inside The Life Of A Single, Lesbian New Mom
When speaking to poet Staceyann Chin, it's hard not to be taken by the sound of her voice. Her voice has been a tumbling
Coco Fusco, Performance Artist, Professor And Mom, Opens Up About Adoption In Mater Mea Magazine
“We’ve been planning this and talking about what we’re going to do...” Her son Aurelio bounces from wooden table to table
Nikisha Riley, Co-Founder Of Urban Bush Babes Blog, Talks Motherhood With Mater Mea Magazine
After all those “doozies,” Riley is now enjoying being engaged to graphic designer/aspiring director Carl Brunson; she’s
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