multi-racial Archive

Questions Kids Ask About Race

Questions Kids Ask About Race

Bus stops are funny places. Every morning, parents and kids converge to wait for the bus. I try to avoid eye contact with all adults because I’m not truly awake enough to have a conversation with anyone. Of course that never works. …
He’s Not the Kidnapper, Or Their Nanny

He’s Not the Kidnapper, Or Their Nanny

By now you’ve probably heard about the Northern Virginian white father who was accused of kidnapping his three biracial (white & black) daughters. While he was shopping at Wal-mart, no less. If not, take a few minutes and read the story or watch …
Talking About Race on All Things Considered

Talking About Race on All Things Considered

As an NPR fan, it was beyond my wildest dreams to actually be on the show. This past Sunday, NPR’s All Things Considered did a segment about multiracial America,  Checking More Than One Box: A Growing Multiracial Nation. Pretty exciting right? The entire …
April Multicultural Childrens Book Round Up

April Multicultural Childrens Book Round Up

It’s been a while since I shared our latest multicultural book discoveries. Sophia has been reading more chapter books, so I guess my book lists will be “growing up” as well. Don’t worry, I’ll still feature childrens picture books because both Jaxson …