“You’ll Miss the Hustle & Bustle”

Every year some families dread the end of summer and the beginning of the school year. Many don’t like the idea of school shopping, paying fees, and returning to the routine of homework, activities, concerts, games, etc. *Cue colossal sigh* All can be emotionally, physically and financially overwhelming. As parents dread this time of year, […]

Every day is Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is a day to celebrate women who we call mom. The women who were there when we cried when we laughed and all the in-between’s of life. It is difficult journey raising children, and with the help of the village, we send our hearts off into the world. Here is a Q&A of […]

A Lifelong Fight with Lyme Disease: A True Life Story of Living with the Disease

  In honor of Lyme Disease Awareness Month, we invited Native Max contributor and team member Rhonda Tree Mangan (Diné) to share her story of battling Lyme Disease. Our family of five moved to Lawrence, Kansas in January of 2012 so I could pursue my bachelor’s degree at Haskell Indian Nations University and play one […]

I Love You More Than Love: My Love Story

  Native Max Magazine contributor Tree Mangan (Diné) shared her love story as apart of our Love Issue: Dedicated to Highlighting Love that Surrounds Us series for the month of February. I recall one afternoon being in my room, sleeping as usual, when the quietness erupted with screams that came from the master bedroom. The […]