CSMC – Ep. 4: Election Special: Courting the Minority Single Mom Vote.

Last night, we hosted a video chat centered on voting and the upcoming presidential election. Our guest panelist was Beyond Baby Mamas community member, Katrice Evans, a single mom and student working in the medical profession. Because the election is less than two weeks out, we wanted be sure to host a Conversation with Single […]

CSMC – Ep. 3: “Coed Conversation: Single Fathers’ Rights and Realities.”

This week’s CSMC webcast was the first of many which will feature a single father (or sons of single fathers or men with particular insight into minority single fatherhood). One of our Beyond Baby Mamas goals is to facilitate healthy productive communication with men. Too often, conversations about single parenthood — particularly within communities of […]

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Then, at dusk, we empty into evening, a downtown restaurant at our backs, an army of dragon paddleboats bobbing on the brackish water before us, and you in your father’s arms. On the Harborplace steps, we part ways with well-wishing relatives, watching them recede in the warm, black crowd.…

Conversations with Single Mothers of Color: Ep. 2 – “The Help”: How to Build Support Systems and Villages as Single Mothers.

This Saturday, we recorded our second-ever Conversation with Single Mothers of Color. Our topic was “The Help”: How to Build Support Systems and Villages as Single Mothers, and I couldn’t have asked for a better panel of guests. Mothers Maya Cano, Nicole Aghaaliandastjerdi, and Vik VarWoo discussed their experiences with building a strong network of support […]