By Brandy Black I dread flying on planes without the kids, I worry about the possibilities of something happening to both Susan and I. We found a solution to air travel without the children, it may sound crazy but it certainly gave me peace of mind.
By Brandy Black I spend most of my days featuring your beautiful families and the stories behind them: your first meetings, your weddings, your process in becoming parents, your moments at home. I get letters from people around the country and all over the world, thanking me for the opportunity to celebrate our community, and for giving […]
By Brandy Black So rarely are same-sex parent families like mine represented in commercial media, that when it does happen, whether in print, television, or on film, I am moved beyond expectation. When Quinny, a European stroller brand, reached out to me for help in producing a photo shoot featuring real “modern” families, it felt like all […]
By Brandy Black The days move so fast I feel like I can’t see straight. Suddenly I am the mother of a 6-year-old in 1st grade and 2-year-old twins that are starting preschool. I’ve been waiting for this day since they were born, wanting them to be on their feet, independent and sturdy. That last […]
By Brandy Black We spent time with my parents, or more commonly the grandparents recently and our children have gotten the Black family fever for good old-fashioned board games, card games, things that don’t require a screen, a speaker or a joystick. We taught them how to play slap-jack and surprisingly our two-year-old twins even […]