Totally Mommy
64 - This Too Shall Pass w/Danielle Schneider!

The super talented and lovely and hilarious DANIELLE SCHNEIDER is here to cohost!  We discuss her experience as a super busy working mom, why Sidney Poitier has a special place in her heart and of course, our good/bad/funnies! (Mommy Kisses! Family Connections! Unable to find balance! Wanting to be #1! Disgusting breastmilk tricks! Acting out scenes!) Then we give our unqualified advice to listener questions about whether or not to provide homemade food to daycare, if it's okay to (and how to) give momma advice when you see a baby carrier being worn incorrectly, what the deal is with pacifiers and nursing interference, and lastly how to handle a two year old's new phase of not wanting her Daddy around? Enjoy!

Direct download: TotallyMommyEp64_2.mp3
Category:kids and family -- posted at: 10:30pm PDT

63 - Mohawk Mayhem w/ Mo Gaffney!

The super talented actress and co-host of the fantastic podcast, The Mo Mo Show, MO GAFFNEY is here with tales of the teen years! We discuss what it's like parenting a teenager, how to cope with "style" rebellion, and of course our good/bad/funnies (aka, happy/sad/grateful/weird!) Then we give our honest advice to listener questions about how to be there for a sibling who will be a teen mom, how to cope with a change in career plans due to motherhood, whether or not to support a sister in law who has made some bad choices, and lastly, what are our positive pregnancy test and sharing the good news with our partners stories? Enjoy!

Direct download: TotallyMommyEp63.mp3
Category:kids and family -- posted at: 10:30pm PDT

62 - A Tale Of Two Cheeks And One Year!

In this special episode of Totally Mommy, Elizabeth wishes Baby Oprah a very happy first birthday by re-sharing the episode of Totally Married (#142, A Tale Of Two Cheeks) that she and Andy recorded just one week after Baby Oprah joined their family and brought endless joy into their lives. Regular programming back next week. Enjoy!

Direct download: TotallyMommyEp62.mp3
Category:kids and family -- posted at: 10:30pm PDT

61 - Daycare Freak Out w/Vanessa Ragland!

Elizabeth's soul sister, Vanessa Ragland is back cohosting to talk her down after having an existential crisis over Teddy's first day at Daycare. We discuss the seismic shift that is our babies' upcoming first birthdays and our good/bad/funnies (First day of Daycare and freedom! Vrooming cars and intentional play! Abandoning a screaming baby at daycare! The insane juggling act of being a self employed mother! Precocious four year olds at daycare! And a baby who likes his sensory supplies like he likes his food - in his mouth!) Before answering an awesome listener question about mom wars, and how to avoid letting other moms' opinions get to us. Enjoy!

Direct download: TotallyMommyEp61.mp3
Category:kids and family -- posted at: 10:30pm PDT