Episode 5 – My Favourite Things #Momlife Edition

In the spirit of Christmas, I am taking a page from The Sound of Music and I’m sharing my top 5 #MomLife “favourite things”. From diaper bags to teethers I run through the reasons why these are my must-haves.

Episode 5 – My Favourite Things #Momlife Edition

Products Mentioned in Podcast:

1. HapTim Diaper Bags

Grey Multifunctional Diaper Bag

HapTim Diaper Multifunction Diaper Bag (Grey)

Black Multifunctional Diaper Bag

HapTim Diaper Multifunction Diaper Bag (Black)

2. Baby Brezza One Step Food MakerBaby Brezza One Step

3. Kiddo Feedo Silicone Baby Food Storagekiddo-feedo-freezer-tray-orange

4. The trifecta of Teethers!

5. Zipadee-Zips Sleep Sacksnew_20fleece_20-_20helicopters_20zz_201_600x

Episode 4 – The “get your body back” mind trap

The media is so hyper-focused on our post-baby bodies that it is so hard not to buy into what they are selling. The whole notion of “get your body back” after pregnancy is BS for so many of us for many reasons be it exhaustion, genetics or you just don’t want to! In this week’s episode, I discuss my issues with this push to “get your body back” quickly or at all post-pregnancy and how I deal with the “get your body back” mind trap.

Episode 4 – The “get your body back” mind trap

Diary of a Working Mom: Where did I go?

It’s funny the things you notice at times. Right now I am obsessed with other people’s nails. The pretty spring colours, the dark shellacs, the French manicures, the real and the “enhanced”. I can’t stop staring at them, and then down and my own horrible hands. Man, my hands have aged horribly in the last 2 years.

I used to have nice nails and soft hands that smelled of the latest Bath and Bodyworks scent. Before Henry, I had a standing appointment at my local nail salon and every Friday night I got a pedicure and every other Friday I got my nails shellacked and an eyebrow wax. I had great nails and great feet (great eyebrows too). Those days are long gone and one look at my bushy eyebrows and horrible hands/feet prove it.

The last time I had a manicure Henry was 3 months old (he is almost 2), and the last pedicure I had was before I went to Croatia last July. And my eyebrows get waxed if I am lucky once every 2 months.

What happened to me? Continue reading