Tanay Howard

Tanay Howard
Title: Writer/Digital Creator
Education: St. John’s University
Location: New York City, NY
Expertise: Parenting, Travel

Tanay is a writer, digital creator, and mom living in NYC. Passionate about all things family, travel and Disney she has helped build and cultivate conversation in various online communities such as Black Disney Moms and The Millennial Mom Community. She has worked online in the digital space for over 7 years and has been able to lend her voice to outlets such as Parents, Scary Mommy, Mom.com, and SheKnows.

Family are the people you choose, and the people who continue to choose you… over and over everyday.

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Latest from Tanay Howard
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Young Black boy enjoying a snowy day
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An image with the text "I need you to love you" on it.
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A scene from Black Panther: Wakanda Forever
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Close up of Black Panther's Shuri
The Conversation About Grief To Have With Your Family Before Watching 'Black Panther: Wakanda Forever'
Mariah Carey in red dress singing at Christmas event
Christmas Season Starts the Day After Halloween—Mariah Said So
Kid grabbing Halloween Candy
It’s Okay To Let Your Kids Indulge in Sweets This Halloween
School children are studying at home with a teacher.
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Cactus Plant Flea Market x McDonald's Box w Figurines
Happy Meals Are Not Just For Your Kids Anymore
Collection of screen shots of adult son dancing with mother while she works out
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A boy wears his backpack and waits on a sidewalk to go to his first day of kindergarten
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Red Rotary Phone
Mom Documents Her Kids Discovering Landline Phones for the First Time in Hilarious TikTok
College students walking on campus, rear view
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Cinderella Castle in Walt Disney World
Relax, Folks—Walt Disney's Cinderella Castle Isn't Going Anywhere
Snoop Dog
Snoop Dogg Has Launched 'Doggyland,' the Hip Hop-Inspired YouTube Channel That Teaches Social-Emotional Learning
Claudie Wells Doll Collection
The Newest American Girl Doll Celebrates the Harlem Renaissance
Worried Black mother holding hand comforting sad little daughter
I Apologize to My Kids When I'm Wrong So They Know Their Feelings Matter
Father hold hand little daughter lying on sofa
4 Things I've Learned About Gentle Parenting as a Black Mother
Child trying to get out of a room
Hey Parents—It's Not Funny to Traumatize Your Kids on Social Media
Male skateboard instructor helping young female student learn to balance on board during summer camp
Watch This Psychologist Break Down How To Build Your Child's Sense of Internal Safety
Woman standing in front of a body of water against a blue sky
As Gullah Geechee History Is Neglected, This Gullah Woman Fills the Gaps Through Social Media
Mom and daughter pick out apples in supermarket
As the Cost of Living Rises, Black Families Disproportionately Struggle