Posts tagged "Father's Day"

Father's Day Part 3: A Letter to the fathers of the 72% of black children born to single mothers

Dear Black Fathers, 72% of your black children were born to single mothers. It’s Father’s Day and I can’t help but wonder, how many of you fathers are active in your children’s lives. Here are a few things that I want you to think about on Father’s Day: Your child is more likely to get... Read more »

Father's Day Part 1: A letter to my father

Dear Dad, Thank you for being a wonderful father. Somehow you provided for six children and a wife with a modest income. You worked hard to make us feel loved and secure. Your dedication to your family was unrelenting. Working one job was no sweat for you so you took on a second and a... Read more »

12 Things My Husband Enjoys About Being A Dad

My husband and I have been married for 17 years and we have two amazing daughters ages 12 and 14. He has been an active Dad since the beginning. While I was pregnant with each child, he would lay next to my stomach and read to the baby in the womb. He was never a... Read more »