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Kela Futrell



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Black Breast is Best
Before taking any advice from a mom's blog, please check with your doctor/pediatrician first!Is black breast best? Black women breastfeeding in America right now looks like more than 64 percent of black women struggling to initiate nursing their newborns and, according to the CDC, the shortest duration black mamas nurse is 6.5 weeks! This is […]
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Black Women Need Black Doulas
Black women need black doulas. Doulas may be a luxury for some, but in today's's a necessity. The black mothers' mortality rate needs to come down as soon as possible. In recent years, there has been an immense amount of studies showing the significance around black doulas being present for black birthing mothers. Am […]
How Scrunchies Saved My Life
Serious question: What do you feel like you really deserve? I felt like for the longest I deserved freedom, but was scared of the work it would take. I held on to unforgiveness for the longest time, and I knew I wanted to be free, but I didn’t know how to be free. I struggled […]
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I Started a Podcast and You Can, Too! :: Podcasting Tips for Beginners
This blog post is not sponsored in any way, however our podcast episodes are. I am a wife, mom, business woman, and a beginner coffee drinker (thanks #momlife) -- but I also host a podcast. My husband and I started one a few months ago and it's been such a marriage builder for us. There […]


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