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The Long-Term Side Effect of Corona: Racism, RAISE

The Long-Term Side Effect of Corona: Racism

A Letter From Our Editorial Director, Erin Pham Jackson. “Fly home, chink!” I glanced around the airport to see how others were responding. Some looked sympathetic, some looked apathetic, most had their…
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25 Films and TV Shows For Siblings Who Are Far Apart In Age, RAISE

25 Films and TV Shows For Siblings Who Are Far Apart In Age

Because my fear of COVID is nothing compared to my fear of another month of "Power Rangers" marathons. Friends are often surprised to learn that we only have one TV in our…
Raise The Conversation, RAISE

Raise The Conversation

Our favorite links from around the web featuring stories of stepparenting, adoption, foster care, surrogacy, and non-traditional families. Help Provide Emergency Assistance for Foster Youth Who Are Displaced Due To Covid. New…
How Are You Celebrating Easter This Year? RAISE

How Are You Celebrating Easter This Year?

Easter is on Sunday. Don’t feel bad, it snuck up on me, too. I’ve been so focused on work/crisis homeschooling/new not-quite-normal that I forgot it was even happening until a few days…

Tryde App, RAISE

Tryde: The New App For Tracking Your Baby’s Milestones

Developed for millennial parents to track milestones from birth to 2½ years. When my son was just 4 months old, we were told he would likely need physical therapy, based on the…
Raise The Conversation, RAISE

Raise The Conversation

Our favorite links from around the web featuring stories of stepparenting, adoption, foster care, surrogacy, and non-traditional families. New York State Legalizes Commercial Surrogacy. How Coronavirus Is Affecting Surrogacy, Foster Care and…
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Top 10 Self-Care Products For Moms In Quarantine

We’re all making sacrifices right now, both big and small, but self-care doesn’t have to be one of them. This quarantine is a marathon, and we mamas will never make it to…
Are You Friends With Your Child’s Birth Parents On Social Media? Raise Magazine

Are You Friends With Your Child’s Birth Parents On Social Media?

How we use Instagram to share photos and videos of Levon with his birth family, and why it’s the perfect platform for us. My son was born unexpectedly early, just three days…
Raise The Conversation, RAISE

Raise The Conversation

Our favorite links from around the web featuring stories of stepparenting, adoption, foster care, surrogacy, and non-traditional families. 1 in 4 children in America lives in a single-parent home. What happens if…
Meet The New Mr(s). Rogers, RAISE

Meet The New Mr(s). Rogers

As schools across the nation close their doors, one teacher is opening hers to provide daily virtual lessons for preschool and kindergarten students. Meet the new Mr(s). Rogers. Or as we call…