I have written everything from essays about beauty to literary reviews on scholarly works. For a selected sample of some of my most recent writings, check out the links and titles below:
Five Ways to Prepare Children to See a Loved One Who Is Dying. Washington Post. July 31, 2018.
What My Kids, and, I Learned from My Grandmother’s Death. Washington Post. July 10, 2018.
Everything I Knew About Raising Girls Was Wrong. SheKnows. September 30, 2016.
Keeping Your Maiden Name is All Well and Good ‘Till You Have Kids. SheKnows. September 6, 2016.
Talking About Race in Ballet Class. Washington Post. January 25, 2016.
What It Means To Be a Sister. Washington Post. April 8, 2015.
Tutorial: Seven Settings You Need to Know on Your Point-and-Shoot Camera. BlogHer. February 28, 2014. (Original post)
How I’ll Talk to My Daughters About Getting Their Periods. XOjane. May 10, 2014.
The Day My Daughter Found Out I Had a Dad. BlogHer. June 13, 2014 (Syndicated)
Mommy, Why Are Police Officers So Bad? Washington Post. December 3, 2014.
Walk Slowly in Motherhood. Huffington Post. January 28, 2013.
11 Educational (and Fun) Android Apps for Toddlers. MommyNoire. May 22, 2013.
10 Things You Shouldn’t Say to a Pregnant Woman. MommyNoire. April 24, 2013.
15 Free Android and iPhone Apps for Toddlers. MommyNoire. April 10, 2013.
5 Things No One Tells You About Having Kids in Your 20s. XOJane. October 20, 2013.
The Secret to Being a Happy Mom (It’s Not What You Think). Babble. September 18, 2013.
Tips for Avoiding Excessive Weight Gain During Pregnancy. October 2013 print edition.
Fighting Fair. Baltimore’s Child. January 2013 print edition.
Saying Goodbye to Validation Through Facebook, April 19, 2012. (Syndicated)
ABC Mouse Learning Academy Review. Baby Gizmo Blog. March 6, 2013.
Travel Review: Sesame Place in Langhorne, PA. Baby Gizmo Blog. September 12, 2012.
7 Great Hairstyles for Busy Moms. Baby Gizmo Blog. July 13, 2012.
Minivans are Kind of Sexy. Baby Gizmo Blog. March 25, 2012.
Ten Fashion Essentials for Busy Moms. Baby Gizmo Blog. February 22, 2012.
Why Obama’s ‘Imperfect’ Comments Concern Me. Huffington Post. October 5, 2012.
A Message to Moms About Their Postpartum Bodies. Huffington Post. September 5, 2012
Hoarding My Kids’ Art. Huffington Post. August 21, 2012
Teaching My Girls About Beauty. Babble. November 11, 2011
Early Motherhood Has Been Good to Me. Early Mama. July 7, 2011
Jennie Carter: A Black Journalist of the Early West (review). Jessica Faye Hinton. From: African American Review · Volume 43, Number 2-3, Summer/Fall 2009