Our Contributors | Multicultural Writers

Multicultural Familia™ welcomes new contributors and multicultural writers to add their perspectives to our collective voice!  Below, you’ll find a selection of featured multicultural writers from a variety of backgrounds.

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TOP CONTRIBUTORS

Chantilly Patiño {@BiculturalMom}

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Chantilly is the founder of Multicultural Familia and the publisher of Bicultural Mom, a blog about mixed and bicultural lifestyle.  She is also the Managing Editor for New Latina, the official Graphic Designer of The Niche Mommy Conference and has contributed to sites like News Taco, Spanglish Baby and Fox News Latino.
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Jennifer Saleem {@HybridRastaMama}

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Jennifer is the author of Hybrid Rasta Mama, a blog about conscious parenting, natural living, holistic health/wellness and a Waldorf inspired approach to education.  Jennifer is also a regular contributor and mentor for the Natural Parents Network and recently authored an ebook, Coconut Oil For Your Skin – Nourishing Your Body From The Outside In.
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Jen Marshall Duncan {@JenMarDunc}

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Jen is the author of Empathea, where she writes about mixed life and analyzes race discussions.  She has been in an interracial relationship for almost 20 years. She and her husband have three biracial children ages 8-12. She lives in a diverse college town in Iowa, and is a high school teacher working with kids who have behavioral issues and/or are at risk of dropping out.
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Donna Sparrow {@ThisNest}

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Donna is a married and happy mother of five mixed-race children. She and her husband Antonio are college sweethearts who also raised his seven siblings, many with special needs, for nearly two decades. Along the way they have navigated the ups and downs of being a blended, black, white, and brown family. Discover Donna’s poetry, anecdotes, and glimpses into her beautifully chaotic life on her blog at www.ThisNest.com.
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Mari Molinet {@FamilyClick}

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Mari is a Latina mutt (Puerto Rican with Cuban parents), bilingual mom of two girls, Bianca and Penny. She’s co-founder of FamilyClick.com, the only virtual, interactive, private family room on the internet that connects families across the globe, while helping children retain their roots and culture(s). Mari loves traveling and the outdoors and is proud to say that she has friends in 5 of the 7 continents.
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Amanda Mouttaki {@MarocMama}

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Amanda is the publisher of Maroc Mama, a blog about bicultural Moroccan American lifestyle, with an emphasis on food and culture.  She studied business at Strayer University and has an MBA in Project Management.  Amanda is also a regular contributor to the wildly successful, American Muslim Mom, a web resource for American Muslim families.
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FEATURED MULTICULTURAL WRITERS

me 150x150 Our Contributors | Multicultural Writers  Eliss is the author of Integrated Memoirs, a blog where she journals her interracial dating experience and her personal observations about life.  On her blog, she also interviews mixed couples loves sharing about how she combines her African-American heritage with her fiance’s (soon to be husband!) Italian heritage.

FEATURED STORIES:
Dating Outside Your Race & the Impact of Stereotypes
Interracial, But More Alike Than Different

 

BalancingJane 150x150 Our Contributors | Multicultural Writers  Michelle is the publisher of Balancing Jane, a blog about navigating the intersections of marriage, motherhood, education, and career.  She is a PhD student, full-time educator, mother to a biracial daughter.  Michelle writes about pop culture through an equality-minded lens, equally shared parenting, and identity.

FEATURED STORY:
‘Biracial is Bad’: How KRAFT’s MilkBites Campaign Perpetuates Stereotypes & White Supremacy

 

head shot weather anchor mama 150x150 Our Contributors | Multicultural Writers  Stacy-Ann Gooden can be seen delivering the weather week nights in New York. However, her most important role is being a wife and mom. She writes about balancing career and motherhood in her blog, Weather Anchor Mama.

FEATURED STORIES:
Holidays Between Two Cultures
Biracial Parenting: “For the Last Time, She’s Mine!” 

 

Zvezdana Rashkovich e1338118474545 150x150 Our Contributors | Multicultural Writers  Zvezdana Rashkovich is the author of ‘Dubai Wives‘. Her work has appeared in The Huffington Post, Expat Focus and InCulture Parent.  Zvezdana was born in ex-Yugoslavia and grew up in Africa with her Sudanese Muslim stepfather and Croatian mother.  She has lived in, Sudan, Egypt, Libya, Iraq, USA, Qatar and Dubai.  A mother of four, she lives in Dubai where she is writing a novel ’Africa in the way I Dance’.

FEATURED STORY:
Growing Up by the Nile: Memories of Life in Sudan

 

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