Overcoming Stereotypes

Overcoming Stereotypes I have often been asked about my parents and their sentiments towards my husband when we were dating. Did they harbor any stereotypes about my husband, who is Indian, and if so, how did we overcome that challenge? Well, in short, the answer is yes.  My father, who is African-American did.  I can …

My Interracial Relationship Changed My Thoughts About Love And Sparked Prejudice And Discrimination From Other Women of Color

My Interracial Relationship Changed My Thoughts About Love And Sparked Prejudice And Discrimination From Other Women of Color Guest Post by Keisha Mathew Edited by Nikita Gupta As A Black Woman, I Never Imagined Being In An Interracial Marriage As a Black woman, I never imagined I would end up marrying a South Asian man. …

Cherry Crumble Review: Stylish & Affordable Kids Clothing

  Cherry Crumble Review: Stylish & Affordable Kids Clothing As a mom, I’m always searching for well-made, chic, age-appropriate, and affordable clothing for my 5-year-old daughter to wear.  In her own right, she is somewhat of a mini-fashionista.  She knows what she likes and when she sees it she beams from head-to-toe with delight.  My …

15 Tips For Dealing With Difficult In-Laws

  15 Tips For Dealing With Difficult In-Laws Getting To A Place of Harmony With Your In-Laws Today, I have a harmonious relationship with my in-laws. Many of you are aware that this has not always been the case. There were endless family discussions (fights, arguments, break-downs, and tears) than pleasantries exchanged. And it took …

Multicultural Children’s Book Day: Yumi’s Extraordinary Collection Book Review

Multicultural Children’s Book Day: Yumi’s Extraordinary Collection Book Review Disclaimer: I was provided a copy of this book from the author to facilitate this review.  As always, all opinions are my own. Multicultural Children’s Book Day 2019 Multicultural Children’s Book Day brings attention to all the extraordinary children’s books available that celebrate diversity.  This is …

Educational Tools For Teaching Kids 4+ About Black History

Educational Tools For Teaching Kids 4+ About Black History Creating A Cultural Learning Balance How do you find the right balance for your child/children when you and your spouse come from two or more distinctly different cultures?  Is there a point where you are teaching them more about one culture than the other?  Our biracial …

Multicultural Children’s Book Day: Lump Lump And The Blanket Of Dreams Book Review

Multicultural Children’s Book Day: Lump Lump And The Blanket Of Dreams Book Review   Disclaimer: I was provided a copy of this book from the author to facilitate this review. As always, all opinions are my own. Multicultural Children’s Book Day 2019 Multicultural Children’s Book Day brings attention to all the extraordinary children’s books available …

Trials Of Being In An Interracial/Intercultural Relationship

Trials Of Being In An Interracial/Intercultural Relationship I have not put pen to paper in some time.  My husband has stated and encouraged that I should.  I do admit that I have been on somewhat of a writer’s hiatus-LOL.  It has been a concerted effort and choice for me to share other love stories instead …

From Yahoo Chat To Proposal At First Flight

From Yahoo Chat To Proposal At First Flight Interracial/Intercultural Marriage: Puerto Rican Woman And Indian Man About Us Hi. My name is Marylia, and I’m Hispanic. My husband’s name is Utsav, and he is Indian. I, Marylia was born in Puerto Rico and raised in Florida (mainly) then I moved back to Puerto Rico, and …