Listen, I’m going to keep it real with you —- if you can afford it, you need to hire yourself a doula, especially as a BIPOC birthing person. Yes, I’m coming in strong with the opinions but trust me, there is a reason why but before we talk about all the wonderful benefits of doulas, […]
Here you will find stories, resources, and information that help guide you, inspire you, and support you on your motherhood journey.
Wife, Mom of 2, Introverted Virgo, Millennial Mom Cheerleader.
When I became a mother, I noticed the lack of representation and diversity in the motherhood community. It was frustrating not to see or hear many stories, resources, or tools related to my motherhood experience as a Black woman. BIPOC moms are in the motherhood space, and it's unfair that they are often not represented not only physically, but our stories are missing. Melanated Mamas is a space where we can bridge the gap, to be seen, be heard, and be empowered.
We all know that the postpartum period can be challenging, exhausting, and blissful. To help with the transition into your 4th trimester we have complied a list of must-haves and some nice-to-have things.
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