If you follow The Next Family on any of our social media channels, then you know we love social media, and our phones, and technology. But though we live in a technological world, we must remind ourselves and our children of connecting with others on a more personal level. In our newest “A Day in […]
In The Next Family’s recent Youtube video, Susan and I sat down to answer a few questions from our audiences. Things started off a bit humorous with my wife forgetting when and why I gave her the special necklace she wears around her neck. But as always, our funny banter turned into something a bit […]
By Brandy Black Nine years ago, Sophia, my eldest daughter, came into this world and suddenly I was a mother. The journey to motherhood wasn’t an easy one. It came with 3 years of unexplained fertility, stress, tears, and anger, until suddenly my journey changed, and I was pregnant. I fought to be this little […]
By Brandy Black Here is another episode of our Two Moms, Three Kids series on YouTube. Music By Susan Howard If you would like to watch more of our YouTube videos, subscribe to our channel and Happy Holidays.
By Brandy Black It’s no secret that thousands of people are complaining about the amount of paper that Restoration Hardware uses in their multiple massive catalogues. In this week’s vlog, I rant about my frustration with the fact that they are still aren’t fixing this issue and I might do a little shopping while complaining. […]
By Brandy Black We’ve all had those moments when we’ve lost something and are in a panic to find it, my wife and I lost our car! We were stuck in a hot, dark parking lot for 15 minutes roaming around aimlessly and we caught it all on camera. Turning on the camera might have […]
By Brandy Black Some kids have gone back to school and some families are still wrapping up summer family vacations. As parents, it seems that a vacation never really ends up being what you want it. At least for us, something inevitably goes wrong, although usually it’s the kids and not me. As part of […]
By Alexandra Temblador In 2013 Cheerios aired a new commercial that features one of the most modern day types of families in the United States, an interracial family made up of a black father, a white mother, and a biracial daughter. Since then, they’ve released another commercial with the same family called “Gracie.” Unfortunately, the original commercial that […]