That is a decision that many women make and I support their choice. Shelden and I skype everyday and we definitely try our best to stay involved in each other’s lives.
Editor’s Note: To celebrate the opening of the WNBA season, we asked LA Sparks baller Candace Parker to share with My Brown Baby how she juggles motherhood, being a basketball wife to Brooklyn Nets player Shelden Williams and excelling in her own career as one of the best, well-known and respected players in women’s professional basketball.
We’re quite honored that she contributed this deeply personal, thoughtful essay, giving us a glimpse into the rare air of her world.
Fans of David and Victoria Beckham couldn’t be more different.
David, a former star soccer player for Manchester United and Real Madrid, gained the admiration of sports fans all over the world, while wife Victoria was a pop star with the Spice Girls in the 1990s.
My husband and I were in love with her the moment we laid eyes on her precious little face.