Shanetta McDonald

Shanetta McDonald is a Los Angeles-based marketing executive and freelance writer who seeks to tell stories that are typically untold from a BIPOC perspective, about motherhood, body image, wellness, and career. Her work has been featured on, Refinery29, Bust and Miss Grass. Follow her on Instagram for more story updates.

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Waiting To Exhale Taught Me What It Takes To Be A Mom

ByShanetta McDonald

The movie helped me reimagine what unconditional love could feel and look like.


Seriously, Stop Calling Kids ‘Daddy’s Girl’ And ‘Mama’s Boy’

ByShanetta McDonald

It’s not fair to the kid or the parents.