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.

The Secret Explorers and the Rainforest Rangers

The Secret Explorers and the Rainforest Rangers will give little nature-lovers the opportunity to take a trip through the rainforest and learn so much with each page turn. A must … Continue reading The Secret Explorers and the Rainforest Rangers

Scaredy Squirrel In a Nutshell

Scaredy Squirrel In a Nutshell is a witty graphic novel that can open the dialogue on fears and why taking risks isn’t as scary as it seems. – Momma Braga … Continue reading Scaredy Squirrel In a Nutshell

The Sharey Godmother

The Sharey Godmother is fairy-delightful! Colorful illustrations with a story full of heart and a message that is great for all ages. A must read! – Momma Braga Synopsis Discover … Continue reading The Sharey Godmother

Mr. Mole Moves In

“Mr. Mole Moves In captivates readers with it’s art form bringing the characters to life. Along side with the beautiful message of compassion and friendship. A must read!” – Momma … Continue reading Mr. Mole Moves In

Tough Like Mum Tugs The Motherhood Heartstrings

“Tough Like Mum tugged my heart strings with the powerful message that being tough means showing our vulnerability and asking for help. I highly recommend this book to all mums!” … Continue reading Tough Like Mum Tugs The Motherhood Heartstrings

I Do Not Like Yolanda

“I Do Not Like Yolanda is an amazing children’s book that allows kids to see that you need to give people a try and get to know them. Sometimes our … Continue reading I Do Not Like Yolanda

The Girl with the Magic Ponytail

“The Girl with the Magic Ponytails brings magic to life in one little girl’s ponytails through her adventures. You will be immediately captivated by the vibrant illustrations and fun loving … Continue reading The Girl with the Magic Ponytail

Try It! How Frieda Caplan Changed the Way We Eat

“Try It! How Frieda Caplan Changed the Way We Eat is an empowering story of a woman who not only changed the way people ate but the way people view … Continue reading Try It! How Frieda Caplan Changed the Way We Eat