Celebrate Juneteenth 2020 With Gardening and Black Owned Brands

Celebrating Juneteenth through gardening is a great way for American Descendants of Slaves (ADOS) to remember and honor their African roots and ancestors.  Gardening (i.e., the cultivation of plants), has played a key role in the survival of ADOS.  First, enslaved Africans came to the United States with root vegetable gardening skills.  Second, slaves were…Read more »

On and Off Line Learning for Children & Youth with Black Owned Brands

When children and youth are out of school it is important to keep them engaged in learning.  Loss of learning typically happens over the summer when children and youth do not retain varying degrees of knowledge from the previous school year.  This may be especially so in 2020 because of COVID 19 disruptions (e.g., switching…Read more »

Great Sales on Children’s Clothing and Accessories from Black Owned Brands

In this post we review great sales (50% off) on children’s clothing and accessories from black owned brands.  This includes clothing for both infants and children.  As usual, we will update the post as we identify relevant goods.  Also included are “honorable mentions.”  That is items we think are great finds but not quite discounted…Read…Read more »