20 episodes

Motherhood… it’s the most amazing job in the world. The smiles and giggles can melt your heart and sweep away stress. It can also be a lonely, exhausting and overwhelming journey. At Great Job Mama guests get candid and real, sharing stories about the hard, humorous, heart-warming and not so glamorous side of motherhood. It’s like a good long chat with your BMF – your Best Mom Friend. So grab a cup of tea and put on your favorite yoga pants! We hope to inspire, connect and encourage you during all seasons of motherhood because if no one has told you… you’re doing a Great Job Mama!

Great Job Mama Megan Roosevelt

    • Health & Fitness
    • 4.9, 17 Ratings

Motherhood… it’s the most amazing job in the world. The smiles and giggles can melt your heart and sweep away stress. It can also be a lonely, exhausting and overwhelming journey. At Great Job Mama guests get candid and real, sharing stories about the hard, humorous, heart-warming and not so glamorous side of motherhood. It’s like a good long chat with your BMF – your Best Mom Friend. So grab a cup of tea and put on your favorite yoga pants! We hope to inspire, connect and encourage you during all seasons of motherhood because if no one has told you… you’re doing a Great Job Mama!

    Episode 019: Considering a Doula? Here's What You Need To Know! With Brighid Quinn

    Episode 019: Considering a Doula? Here's What You Need To Know! With Brighid Quinn

    In this episode Birth and Postpartum Doula Brighid Quinn joins us to chat all about Doulas! From what a doula does, how a doula can support a mama during pregnancy, birth and postpartum to how a doula may even be a better support system than a friend or family member! If you're considering hiring a doula or just curious as to what a doula does, this is a must listen! 

    • 35 min
    Episode 018: Home Birth, Postpartum Struggles and The Role of Food Through Each Stage of Motherhood Including Postpartum Recovery and Breastmilk Production with Erica Mock

    Episode 018: Home Birth, Postpartum Struggles and The Role of Food Through Each Stage of Motherhood Including Postpartum Recovery and Breastmilk Production with Erica Mock

    In this episode Erica Mock, founder of Twenty Five Eight joins us to discuss the role of food through each stage of motherhood
    including postpartum recovery and breastmilk production. She shares her home birth experience as a first time mom, her struggles and experience during postpartum and we connect on the importance of having various types of moms friends! 

    • 51 min
    Episode 017: Anxiety and Depression Support In Pregnancy & Motherhood with Suzannah Neufeld

    Episode 017: Anxiety and Depression Support In Pregnancy & Motherhood with Suzannah Neufeld

    In this episode Suzannah Neufeld MFT, C-IAYT, CEDS-S joins us to discuss anxiety and depression in pregnancy, postpartum and far into motherhood. Suzannah is a licensed psychotherapist, certified yoga therapist, and certified eating disorder specialist.

    This is beautiful, honest conversation with an expert and a mama who has a heart to help and support mothers. We hope this episode reminds you that you're not alone even on the hard, dark days and that you are doing a great job!

    • 1 hr 1 min
    Episode 016: Mom Life With A Child with Special Needs with Annya White-Brown

    Episode 016: Mom Life With A Child with Special Needs with Annya White-Brown

    In this episode Annya White-Brown joins us to share her journey and experiences raising a daughter with special needs while also starting and growing a business! 

    • 34 min
    Episode 015: Returning To Work After Having A Baby with Melissa Ackerman & Brittany Dobslaf

    Episode 015: Returning To Work After Having A Baby with Melissa Ackerman & Brittany Dobslaf

    In this episode Melissa and Brittany from the Chaotic Commute join us to chat about the unique challenges women face who juggle 2 jobs - being a full time mom and also a working career woman. A few topics covered in today's show are maternity leave, returning to work after having a baby, creating a support system, burnout and self-care!

    • 34 min
    Episode 014: IVF Nutrition & Finding Connection Through Infertility with Elizabeth Shaw, RDN

    Episode 014: IVF Nutrition & Finding Connection Through Infertility with Elizabeth Shaw, RDN

    In this episode Elizabeth Shaw, RDN joins us to share her infertility journey and how conceived her daughter! We talk about "Survivors Guilt & Depression" that some moms face after TTC for so long and the struggles they face once they do conceive and birth a baby. As an Registered Dietitian, Liz also shares about her dietary journey and IVF Nutrition guide. If you're in a season of waiting or have experienced infertility this episode is filled with hope, encouragement and insight into the journey to become a mom!
    Elizabeth Shaw (Liz) has been a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist for over 10 years, an adjunct professor for over 7 years and is a certified personal trainer. Liz is a best-selling author of the Fertility Foods Cookbook and recently released The Stress-Free IVF Nutrition Guide, with a family friendly healthy Instant Pot book on the way! She’s a nutrition expert and owns a nutrition communications business and maternal health practice in San Diego, California. You’ll find Elizabeth sharing daily over on her popular Instagram feeds @shawsimpleswaps and @bumps2baby!
    More From This Episode: http://healthygrocerygirl.com/greatjobmama
    Stay Connected On Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/great.job.mama/

    • 37 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
17 Ratings

17 Ratings

VeganBreak ,

Love this podcast so much!

Even just listening to the intro is so helpful and needed to hear sometimes as a new mom. “You’re doing a great job mama!” Every episodes have nuggets of wisdom and help mamas feel not so alone. Thank you for creating this magical resource for us all, Megan!

CBentler ,

So much inspiration and encouragement

I have been following Megan first through YouTube on HGG and then through Instagram. I have gotten nothing but encouragement and SUPPORT from her channel and resources. She’s a beautiful light to her online community. Love this podcast and the woman (and family) behind it!

Mel Nics ,

Breath of Fresh Air

This podcast is very refreshing and easy to listen to. It helps to not feel as isolated to know that other women have the same thoughts and feelings as I do.

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