Monthly Archives: September 2010

>Heard at My House

> Occasionally I let Maleah have a small bit of things she is not supposed to have. I don’t think a child should have to grow up never tasting chocolate, for instance. So today I let her have half a … Continue reading

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>Heard at My House

> Sometimes as parents our own teachings can come back to haunt us.  Kenya: Mom why have you been wearing makeup every day? Mama: Because I’ve been wanting to feel good about myself. I don’t need makeup every single day … Continue reading

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>Heard at My House

> Maleah is right at the age where kids notice difference in people. This is how her first conversation about skin colour went… Maleah: (Looking at her arm) Maleah Brown. (Looking at my arm) Mama pink. Kenya yellow. Duncan and … Continue reading

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