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.

Raindrops to Rainbow

“Raindrops to Rainbow is an uplifting children’s story that will let you see that the world is full of colors. A great reminder that at the end of every storm, … Continue reading Raindrops to Rainbow

Mars! Earthlings Welcome

“Mars! Earthlings Welcome has arrived in style and you will definitely want to include it in your party (we mean reading) line up! A creative and fun way to learn … Continue reading Mars! Earthlings Welcome

An Engaging And Interactive Series That Is A Must Read

“A book series that is engaging and interactive for reading time! Your children will simply adore them all! There is crab, owl, and frog…oh my!” – Momma Braga This is … Continue reading An Engaging And Interactive Series That Is A Must Read

Trouble | Book Review

“Trouble is a great children’s book that shows us that you can’t judge someone based on what you think you know about them. Everyone is different and deserves the opportunity to … Continue reading Trouble | Book Review

Sock on the Loose

“Sock on the Loose has answered the timeless question on where do our loose socks go! This clever, witty and adorable children’s book will have everyone wanting an encore reading at … Continue reading Sock on the Loose

Simon and Chester Super Detectives!

“Simon and Chester Super Detectives will bring out the inner detective in us with mystery, friendship and tons of laughs along the way! This is a must read graphic novel … Continue reading Simon and Chester Super Detectives!

It’s Okay To Smell Good!

“It’s Okay To Smell Good brings the great message that it’s okay to love different things to light. Embrace all your qualities and likes no matter how odd others may … Continue reading It’s Okay To Smell Good!

Flying High | The Story of Gymnastics Champion Simone Biles

“Flying High is a captivating and empowering story on how determination and hard work truly pays off!” – Momma Braga Synopsis A lyrical picture book biography of Simone Biles, gymnastics champion … Continue reading Flying High | The Story of Gymnastics Champion Simone Biles

The Secret Fawn

“The Secret Fawn is a beautiful children’s book that helps little ones see the beauty around them and have them believe that they are capable of seeing even if they are … Continue reading The Secret Fawn

Sharon, Lois & Bram’s Skinnamarink

“Sharon, Lois & Bram’s Skinnamarink will remind generations of the most delightful song that brought people together. It has so much meaning to it and has been loved by many and … Continue reading Sharon, Lois & Bram’s Skinnamarink