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Amara Opening and Launch

Amara pop-up shop coming Oct. 9!

Amara pop-up shop coming Oct. 9!

 I'm so excited to launch this website and this business! It's the culmination of bits and pieces of who I am, and who I want to be. My passion for empowering and telling the stories of strong women began in graduate school, where I had the opportunity to meet and interview some amazing African American "granny" midwives. These women not only delivered babies, they were a wealth of cultural traditions, stories, recipes and traditional medicine. Their stories and strength still inspire me, and their communities are richer places because of their dedication. Shortly after having my son, I had another opportunity...

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