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To date, Brown Mamas is best known for the community of over 5,000 Black mothers we’ve cultivated in Pittsburgh, PA.  When activated, the robust, highly-engaged group has changed narratives and contributed to community causes.  Brown Mamas has amplified the voices of Black mothers in media, as well as on-stage in it’s compelling annual showcase designed to redefine the American motherhood narrative, the Brown Mama Monologues.
In addition, the Brown Mamas brand is responsible for the Brown Mama Mindset curriculum that includes a book that has been read by thousand of moms nationally and used as curriculum for social agencies across the US.

Brown Mamas, Not Just a Blog

We are an online and in-person community for moms in the Pittsburgh region, a brand focused on helping Black mothers do the work of healing themselves and their homes and a blog that boast over 10,000 readers each month.

5 Black Women to Follow for Personal Finance Advice

June 25, 2021
Who couldn’t use some guidance when it comes to personal finance? I know I am always looking to educate myself ... Read More

Brown Mamas’ Guide to Black Doulas in Pittsburgh

June 25, 2021
Our city is awakening to the power of Black Doulas in Pittsburgh. It is an exciting time for these front-line ... Read More
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6 Black Gardeners to Follow on Instagram

June 2, 2021
Getting your hands dirty for the first time can be scary, especially with the seeming lack of Black gardeners out ... Read More
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Top 5 Hacks for Gardening in Small Spaces

May 12, 2021
Are you gardening in a small space? Chances are you live in an apartment, big city or maybe you just ... Read More

10 Organizations Supporting Black Mamas Led by Black Mamas

May 7, 2021
There are tons of organizations doing good work out there, but organizations supporting black mamas that are actually run by ... 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…