Babble's Top 100 Mom Blogs of 2011
Shay Stewart-Bouley of Black Girl in Maine
- #70 Babble Best
The blog of “a black woman living in the nation’s whitest state,” Black Girl in Maine is a riveting and sharp look at the world through one person’s spectacular lens. BGIM writes from the heart in straightforward language, often veering into social activism – which isn’t terribly surprising as BGIM is a social worker.
Black Girl in Maine draws you in with direct and clear writing and wins you over with her smart and witty observations of today’s world and the struggles of raising a family far away from relatives.