Niecy Nash's Tips on Buying a New Puppy  by Angela Scott  Once you have decided that you are ready to take the plung, your next big decision is where to get your new family member. Recently I purchase a Lab Puppy from Woodland Kennel - which was one of the best decisions I could have made. Now if you are not in the market for a Labrador Retriever puppy you will want to make sure that you don't get your four legged friend from a puppy mill, and sometimes this is not easy to recognize. Read article      

Hill Harper Wants to Help Today's Youth by Angela Scott In this Q&A with's Parenting Solo columnist Angela Scott, actor and activist Hill Harper discusses why every black parent should read and recommend Hill's book, Letters To A Young Brother: MANifest Your Destiny. >more

>   Top Teen Chef's Recipe for Backyard Entertaining Adreena Winnfield knows a little something about cooking. As winner of The Art Institutes Best Teen Chef 2005 scholarship competition, Winnfield beat out competitors from all over the U.S. and Canada to take home the prestigious title and a full scholarship worth $35,000 to study culinary arts.>more

Parenting Solo, by Angela D. Scott In her column, Parenting Solo, Angela Scott shares her journey of balancing parenting duties, work and downtime activities, while keeping up with her two daughters,  Read Parenting Solo.
Angela's most recent Parenting Solo column is "Single Parenting 101: Survival Tips "

  > Momma's Home, by Penny Powell In her column, Momma’s Home, Penny Powell shares her journey of being a stay-at-home mom to 10-year-old, Caleb, son of her and her husband, Collin. Read Momma's Home. Penny's most recent Momma's Home article is "The Majesty of the African Mother in Art."

  > Kid Revivew, by Caleb Powell Want a kid's opinion on children's books? Our Kid Reviewer, 8-year-old Caleb Powell, provides reviews of some your child's favorite books. Read Kid Review
This month Caleb reviews Minty-- A Story of Young Harriet Tubman, by Alan Schroeder
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