Mocha Manual® Author and Black Mom Blogger, Kimberly Seals Allers, Joins As Pregnancy Channel Leader

Kimberly Seals Allers and kids
Photo Credit: Chandra LanierBay Shore, NY ( — The Mocha Manual® Company announced today that founder Kimberly Seals Allers, author of the NAACP Image Award nominated book, The Mocha Manual to a Fabulous Pregnancy ((ISBN# 9780060762292/ $14.95; Amistad/HarperCollins) and editor in chief of, has joined, a website of Lifetime Television, as the lead blogger for pregnancy related content.

“I’m excited to be bring fresh and fun advice and insights to’s pregnancy channel and to be a part of the Lifetime family and the A&E Television Network,” says Seals Allers, a pregnancy and parenting expert and founder of, the go-to daily online parenting and lifestyle destination for African American moms.

“LifetimeMoms has a reputation for featuring quality content that moms love, and we are happy to bring Kimberly’s unique voice to our site and our pregnancy channel,” says Andra Davidson, editor in chief of

A prolific mommy blogger, Kimberly’s new blog on expands her growing blog roster. In addition to her popular blog posts on, Kimberly already serves as a featured blogger for, and Women’s where she dishes on everything from life as an African American mom to mainstream issues related to healthy living and current events.

About Kimberly Seals Allers:
Kimberly Seals Allers is founder and editor in chief of and is a leading voice, blogger and “mommy expert” for today’s African American mother. An award-winning business journalist, former writer at Fortune and former senior editor of Essence magazine, Seals Allers is also the creator and author of The Mocha Manual series of books, published by Amistad/HarperCollins. Her first book, The Mocha Manual to a Fabulous Pregnancy is a NAACP Image Award nominee. The second book in the series, The Mocha Manual to Turning Your Passion into Profit–How to Find & Grow Your Side Hustle in Any Economy, has been featured on CNN, Fox News and the Tom Joyner Morning Show, among other national media outlets. And The Mocha Manual to Military Life-A Savvy Guide for Wives, Girlfriends & Female Service Members was released in July 2009. Seals Allers appears frequently on television and radio and serves as editorial director of The Black Maternal Health Project, funded by the Kellogg Foundation and sits on the advisory board of the Bravado Breastfeeding Information Council. To learn more about Kimberly Seals Allers visit,

About is a daily lifestyle destination and community for African American moms, with a distinct mission to give women everything they need to connect and thrive as hot mamas, loving wives, powerful parents and sophisticated women living with passion and purpose. The site features original articles daily, with content channels covering preconception to the pre-school years, plus special features on single parenting, sex and relationships, juggling careers with kids and family finances. In addition to Kimberly’s popular blog, is known for its compelling content, mom-tested tips and inspirational stories.

About The Mocha Manual Company, Inc.:
The Mocha Manual Company, Inc. is a fast-growing multi-media brand for the underserved market of modern, confident African American mothers. The Mocha Manual Company provides custom data, market insights, proprietary research and consulting services on the African American mom demographic. The company also operates, a leading web-based publication for Black parents, sells The Mocha Manual maternity and new Dad tee shirt line, and produced The Mocha Manual to a Fabulous Pregnancy instructional DVD, sold nationwide at Wal-mart and Acme Supermarkets. TMMC, Inc. and were founded by Kimberly Seals Allers, author of The Mocha Manual series of books. To learn more visit

About A&E Television Networks:
Lifetime Television®, Lifetime Movie Network®, Lifetime Real Women® and Lifetime Digital™ (which includes,, Lifetime Games,,, and are part of Lifetime Entertainment Services, LLC, a subsidiary of A&E Television Networks, LLC. A&E Television Networks is a joint venture of the Disney-ABC Television Group, Hearst Corporation and NBC Universal.

Ann Friedman,
Phone: (631) 662-3057


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