Melanie Braga is the owner and writer of Momma Braga. She graduated from Humber College with a Social Service Worker diploma. She has over 15 years in the non-profit sector, helping the most vulnerable in Toronto communities. She then stepped into the fundraising world for seven years where she built strong relationships with her donors and her event coordinating ability became an asset. Melanie is also a mother of one and started a blog called, Momma Braga. This platform was established to document her journey in life and in parenthood. She hopes that through her blog, she can inspire and help others. This is why she prides herself on sharing the journey of other parents as she feels we can all learn from one another and support each other. It is about creating a positive community with no judgement. Her readers have commented on her raw, honest and emotional stories. Melanie has already made an impact on a few of her readers in a positive way as they have shared how her stories have helped inspire and support them.

Don’t Skip These Areas In Your Weekly Clean!

As we know, there are a lot of areas in your home that can get incredibly dirty. We don’t often think about these areas, and we can forget about them … Continue reading Don’t Skip These Areas In Your Weekly Clean!

Small Knight And The Anxiety Monster

Small Knight And The Anxiety Monster is a heartfelt story on understanding your anxiety and finding the courage to face it. Truly remarkable story and book! – Momma Braga Synopsis When … Continue reading Small Knight And The Anxiety Monster

Behind Every Healthy Child Is a Mentally Healthy Mother: How to be a Healthy Mom and Take Care Of Yourself

Motherhood, especially the early stages of it, can be incredibly daunting for mothers. And first-time mothers are also met with uncertainty, lack of experience, and often isolation. All of that … Continue reading Behind Every Healthy Child Is a Mentally Healthy Mother: How to be a Healthy Mom and Take Care Of Yourself

Momma Braga’s Cracker Cake Recipe

Dessert is always a great addition to any meal and one that I am well-known for making in my circle is cracker cake.  At first, many cringe their noses as it … Continue reading Momma Braga’s Cracker Cake Recipe

My Heart Flies Open | Book Review

My Heart Flies Open is a remarkable children’s book that opens the doors to mindfulness, peace and yoga. A must read! – Momma Braga Synopsis In every situation I can … Continue reading My Heart Flies Open | Book Review

Zion Unmatched | Book Review

An extraordinary, deeply inspirational photo essay follows elite wheelchair racer and wrestler, and Netflix documentary star, Zion Clark. Synopsis This stunning photographic essay showcases Zion Clark’s ferocious athleticism and undaunted … Continue reading Zion Unmatched | Book Review

A Mom’s Perspective: A Son Living With Chiari Malformation

Life is a journey and we all have a story to tell. We love telling real stories from real families who are making a difference. It is our honour to … Continue reading A Mom’s Perspective: A Son Living With Chiari Malformation

Creative ideas for a kids’ room makeover

When making our kids’ bedrooms over, we all want to have it looking fabulous, be comfy, safe and clutter-free.  It may seem challenging to make all the right choices, but … Continue reading Creative ideas for a kids’ room makeover

Earth’s Incredible Oceans | Book Review

Earth’s Incredible Oceans lets you dive into all things ocean. Learn about this amazing element and all the wonders that can be found. Perfect for inquisitive learners! – Momma Braga Synopsis … Continue reading Earth’s Incredible Oceans | Book Review

T. Rexes Can’t Tie Their Shoes | Book Review

T. Rexes Can’t Tie Their Shoes is an adorable children’s book that takes you from A to Z of animals. It is fun, creative and a great way to learn the … Continue reading T. Rexes Can’t Tie Their Shoes | Book Review

Princess Tiana Birthday Party Ideas

Every year we commit to a birthday theme that our daughter picks. It is our way to bring magic to her big day. This year to mark her 7th birthday, … Continue reading Princess Tiana Birthday Party Ideas