HOW PARENTING MY BLACK CHILDREN IN LOCKDOWN CHANGED MY RELATIONSHIP WITH MOTHERHOOD

Refinery29 is proud to partner with organic vitamin purveyor Garden of Life to amplify the voices of mothers as they navigate the complicated nuances of parenthood in quarantine. Nine out of ten of my friends would undoubtedly describe my parenting style as “overprotective.” As a young mom, I never left my kids with a babysitter. I even accompanied them on playdates (much to their chagrin...