Growing up certainly has it’s ups and downs, as kids we had to follow our strict parents, and whether we liked it or not. We always felt that we were at the short end of some bargain with them. We couldn’t eat cake before meals, we didn’t have money to buy our own toys, our parents took care of us in weird and unusual ways, the list goes on.
The hashtag #growingupblack has certainly gained some traction online, and there’s absolutely no surprise why. These 12 posts will surely make you recount your days with your ma and pa, regardless where you’re coming from. Come on, who didn’t go through #12?