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.

Twinkle After Dark Tickles Our Hearts Red With Christmas Joy

‘Twas the night before Twinkle After Dark and visions of dazzling lights danced in our heads. The anticipation was building on what we would see there. As soon as we arrived, … Continue reading Twinkle After Dark Tickles Our Hearts Red With Christmas Joy

Almost Everybody Farts and Almost Everybody Farts The Reek-Quel

Almost Everybody Farts and the sequel titled, Almost Everybody Farts the Reel-Quel will have everyone laughing out loud during story time! We loved reading these books so much and we … Continue reading Almost Everybody Farts and Almost Everybody Farts The Reek-Quel

My Name Is Saajin Singh

My Name is Saajin Singh is an empowering children’s story about the importance of pronouncing names properly and celebrates cultural identity. Synopsis Saajin loves his name – he loves it … Continue reading My Name Is Saajin Singh

Kick-off the Holiday Season Right at The Seasons Christmas Show

The Seasons Christmas Show will twinkle bright with amazing festivities and an array of talented vendors, all waiting to help you kick-off the holiday season perfectly! – Momma Braga The … Continue reading Kick-off the Holiday Season Right at The Seasons Christmas Show

Yoga Nidra Lullaby is the Perfect Bedtime Story

Yoga Nidra Lullaby is the perfect book to unwind the body and mind before bedtime. A great introduction to yoga for little ones. – Momma Braga Synopsis The orange sun … Continue reading Yoga Nidra Lullaby is the Perfect Bedtime Story

On This Airplane | Book Review

On This Airplane is a delightful children’s book that reflects diversity, community and the sense of home. – Momma Braga Synopsis On this airplane . . . Someone travels solo, … Continue reading On This Airplane | Book Review

How to Teach Your Cat a Trick in Five Easy Steps

How to Teach Your Cat a Trick is a hilarious children’s book that will have you and your little ones giggling throughout. The five easy steps prove to be a … Continue reading How to Teach Your Cat a Trick in Five Easy Steps

She Holds Up The Stars

She Holds up the Stars is a powerful story of belonging, reconciliation, and the interwoven threads that tie us to family, to the land, and to our own sense of … Continue reading She Holds Up The Stars

Sir Simon Super Scarer

Sir Simon Super Scarer brings the spook that will have everyone giggling with delight! A must-read book all year round as Sir Simon is simply the best ghost around…His mug … Continue reading Sir Simon Super Scarer

João by a Thread | Book Review

João by a Thread is an intriguing children’s book that allows a child to use their imagination as the story unfolds. There is room for interpretation which makes this story … Continue reading João by a Thread | Book Review

Nothing Interesting Ever Happens to Ethan Fairmont

Nothing Interesting Ever Happens to Ethan Fairmont is the middle school adventure we have been waiting for! Unique characters that you will be intrigued with and wanting more adventures from … Continue reading Nothing Interesting Ever Happens to Ethan Fairmont

Skeletina And The In-Between World

Skeletina and the In-Between World is a spooktacular read as we lead up to Halloween! Inspired by the Mexican culture, this spooky story combines kooky characters with an important social … Continue reading Skeletina And The In-Between World