This is the book I’ve been waiting to share with my little boys their whole lives, and mine. Why, you ask? This book truly transports brown children into a world that looks like them and examines life from their perspective.
A World of Our Own: The Beginning by Omar & Kimberly Finley takes children on a uniquely Black voyage through the seven days of creation. It keeps the traditonal creation story in tact while adding brown faces and the collosal mind of God to the story.
In addition, the book was written and illustrated by a #goodfamily. The Finley duo wrote and created the book with their own two children in mind. So, if you wanna buy within our community, this is the way to go.
Hello. Welcome to BrownMamas.com a blog for Black moms looking to thrive while raising kids in this hectic world and the headquarters for Pittsburgh Brown Mamas, a Pittsburgh support group for Black moms. Here I write about raising my three boys, living in and loving Pittsburgh, dating my husband, gardening and all kinds of other stuff. Thanks for visiting. Stay long & come often!
I love Valentine’s Day, but I hate looking for culturally correct valentines for my sons’ classes. I have three of them, two are school-age and whenever I go out to look for Valentine’s Day it’s Read more...