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Brown Mamas, Not Just a Blog

We are an online and in-person community for moms in the Pittsburgh region.  Brown Mamas is also responsible for The Brown Mama Monologues an annual celebration of motherhood in Pittsburgh and the DMV.

Episode 5: Black Children, Mindfulness and the Pandemic

July 2, 2020
Teaching Black children mindfulness can be the difference between whether they thrive in this current oppressive regime, or die; not ... Read More

Episode 4: Black Girls With Gardens with Jasmine

July 1, 2020
Black girls have been gardening since the beginning of time. Gardening became my favorite past time about 8 years ago. ... Read More
Black Therapist in Pittsburgh

Brown Mamas’ List of Black Therapist in Pittsburgh

June 24, 2020
Black therapist in Pittsburgh can be difficult to find. However, we know that Black people are disproportionately affected by a ... Read More

Tips on Teaching Black Children Emotional Literacy

June 18, 2020
In an age of increased racial tension and uncertainty, teaching Black children emotional literacy and intelligence is crucial. What words ... Read More
raising black teenage daughters

Raising Black Teenage Daughters, Episode 3, Brown Mama Blueprint Podcast

June 17, 2020
There is a huge difference between raising black teenage daughters versus raising a teenage daughter from any other ethnicity. From ... Read More

Hey Sis! I’m Muffy Mendoza, the author, speaker and mama motivator responsible for cultivating this community of over 5k moms-of-color.  Stay long & come often! ♥  Read More…