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Parenting Styles

There are four primary types of traditional parenting styles. The styles are based on how supportive and how demanding you are regarding your children. Out of those, keep in mind that psychology says that AUTHORITATIVE parenting is the style that produces the healthiest children.  Photo by August de Richelieu; Conscious Black Parents Supportiveness, or parental … Continue reading Parenting Styles

Food Deserts

As described by the Food Empowerment Project, food deserts are “described as geographic areas where residents’ access to affordable, healthy food options (especially fresh fruits and vegetables) is restricted or nonexistent due to the absence of grocery stores within convenient traveling distance.” Convenience in this context refers to within one mile of ones home. As … Continue reading Food Deserts