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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.

Brown Mamas Teach, Brown Mamas Earn

July 24, 2020
One of Muffy’s main goals as a community leader and advocate for Black families is to encourage a paradigm shift ... Read More

Brown Mamas Launches Mama Mentoring Initiative

July 18, 2020
Every mama should have a mama mentor. Motherhood can be a challenging task and it gets even harder when you ... Read More

Black Yoga Instructors in Pittsburgh

July 8, 2020
Finding a Black yoga instructor in Pittsburgh can be like looking for a needle in a haystack. Thankfully, I got ... Read More
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10 Black Yoga Instructors on YouTube

July 6, 2020
Black Yoga instructors on YouTube are the core of my workout plan. I started doing yoga at the beginning of ... Read More

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

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…