74 episodes

We all know parenting isn't as easy as it seems on social media. Join the unfiltered conversations as we discuss the nitty gritty of motherhood, so you never have to feel like you're in this alone! Welcome to Mamas & Mimosas, where we value community OVER competition and aim for progress NOT perfection! We are Janelle, Roni, & MaryAnn, together we have 8 kids -between the stages of infancy to teenagers. This is a safe place for moms to be vulnerable about their struggles. To cheer on the sweet victories and learn ways to balance it all -by sharing humbling experiences and listening to empowering interviews. Whether you're a brand new mama, a seasoned vet, or simply thinking about starting a family, YOU have a place in this tribe! We’re here to encourage, inspire, and support -while respecting each other's unique differences. Let’s figure out this mom life together! Tune in every week for a mixture of topics on Parenting, Relationships, Self Care, Health & Fitness, Business, & Personal Growth.

Mamas & Mimosas Janelle, Roni, MaryAnn

    • Kids & Family
    • 5.0 • 20 Ratings

We all know parenting isn't as easy as it seems on social media. Join the unfiltered conversations as we discuss the nitty gritty of motherhood, so you never have to feel like you're in this alone! Welcome to Mamas & Mimosas, where we value community OVER competition and aim for progress NOT perfection! We are Janelle, Roni, & MaryAnn, together we have 8 kids -between the stages of infancy to teenagers. This is a safe place for moms to be vulnerable about their struggles. To cheer on the sweet victories and learn ways to balance it all -by sharing humbling experiences and listening to empowering interviews. Whether you're a brand new mama, a seasoned vet, or simply thinking about starting a family, YOU have a place in this tribe! We’re here to encourage, inspire, and support -while respecting each other's unique differences. Let’s figure out this mom life together! Tune in every week for a mixture of topics on Parenting, Relationships, Self Care, Health & Fitness, Business, & Personal Growth.

    73: That's a wrap!!!

    73: That's a wrap!!!

    It’s time to wrap up season 3 with a life update and a fun game of “Would you rather”!!! You know we’re gonna go out with a bang and make these questions super inappropriate!!! Let's get this party started!!!! 


    We Discuss...
    Life update on moving out of state, family, work, self care, mental health?What are our plans for the rest of the year?What’s gonna happen to the podcast?Would you Rather Game...

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    • 1 hr 8 min
    72: Talking to Kids about Drugs

    72: Talking to Kids about Drugs

    Are you gonna talk to your kids about drugs or just tell them not to do them! How much detail should we go into? And at what ages should we start having these conversations?


    Today we’re talking all about it...


    So grab your drinks, pop in those headphones if you have little ones around, and let’s dive right into Episode 72 ... 


    We Discuss…


    Did your parents warn you about drugs, if so how? When did you first get offered drugs?What was your opinion about drugs back then?Did your opinion on drugs change from a child to teen or even as an adult?Are you gonna talk to your kids about drugs or just tell them not to do them?How much detail should we go into?How early should we start having these conversations?What is the best way we can prepare our kids for the day they’re offered drugs?What will you do when they come home saying that all their friends were doing drugs but he didn't?

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    • 50 min
    71: Preparing Kids for College

    71: Preparing Kids for College

    When is a good time to start preparing your kids for College?


    Today we have a special guest who’s sharing her tips on how she prepared her daughter for college, while being a single mama and working a full time job. No matter how busy you are, there’s always time to prepare your child for success. 


    So go grab your drinks, pop in those earphones -especially if you have little ears around, and let’s dive right into Episode # 71


    We Discuss...
    How old is your daughter?What College does she go to?Did she go to a private high school  or public school?Was she one of those children who quickly thrived in school?Why was it important to you to plant the idea of College?Was not going to College an option?At what age did you start having conversations about College with her?How did you get her interested in College?What were your steps for preparing your daughter for the College in...Elementary School?Middle School?High School?Do you feel like she still was able to enjoy being a kid and do extra curricular activities or was it only about her academics? How do you recommend finding a good Balance?How did she decide which College she wanted to go to?Can you explain the application process?Do you believe it's the parents responsibility to cover the cost of College?How does someone apply for financial aid?Do you recommend student loans?Did she receive any Grants & Scholarships?When should our children start applying for Scholarships?Do you recommend the Dorm life experience?How do you feel about students working while going to school?Having gone through this whole experience, is there anything you learned along the way that you would've done differently to prepare her for College? 
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    • 57 min
    70: Talking to Kids about Heartbreak

    70: Talking to Kids about Heartbreak

    Are you gonna talk to your kids about heartbreak or just let them figure it out on their own?
    Heartbreak is inevitable at any age. 
    I’m sure you remember that one crush who didn't like you back in elementary school. Did you talk about it with your parents or keep the heartache all to yourself?


    What is the best way we can prepare our kids for heartbreak?


    Today we’re talking all about it...


    So grab your drinks, pop in those earphones -especially if you have little ears around, and let’s dive right into Episode #70 ... 


    We Discuss…


    Did your parents warn you about heartache or let you figure it out on your own?When was your first heartbreak?Did you tell anyone or keep it to yourself?How did you deal with heartbreaks back then?Did heartbreak feel any different as a child to a teenager or even as an adult?Are you gonna talk to your kids about heartbreak or just let them figure it out on their own?How early should we start having these conversations?What is the best way we can prepare our kids for heartbreak?What will you do when they come home crying because their crush doesn't like them?
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    https://www.mamasmimosas.com/shownotes/70


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    • 39 min
    69: Parenting Twins

    69: Parenting Twins

    Have you ever wondered how life would be if you had twins? 
    Double the feedings, Double the tantrums, Double the exhaustion!!! 


    Today we have a special guest who’s sharing her story on how life is like being a mom to twins!!! 



    We Discuss...
    Do twins run in your family?What was your reaction when you found out? How was your pregnancy?Do you have any tips for registering for a twin baby shower?How was your delivery?How was newborn life?Were they on the same sleeping and feeding schedules?Did you breastfeed?How did you manage once Dad went back to work?What would you do when you were outnumbered and both would cry?Any tips for our Twin Mom listeners who are exhausted in the Newborn stage?How did you juggle twin babies and everyday house duties?Are your twins personalities completely different?Did they tag team you with tantrums during the toddler days?Do you tend to lump them together or do you encourage individuality? Does it tend to get easier as they get older, if so how?What words of encouragement can you give our twin Mamas who are in those harder days?

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    https://www.mamasmimosas.com/shownotes/69


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    • 43 min
    68: Life As A Girl Mom

    68: Life As A Girl Mom

    Last season we had a Guest talk to us about Life as a Boy Mom. So of course we gotta show love to our Girl Moms out there too! Today's Guest has 3 daughters and she’s gonna share all the details on how life is raising 3 daughters. We’re talking makeup, dating, curfews, heartbreaks, friend drama and more! 

    We Discuss…


    How many daughters do you have and how old are they? How did you react when you found out your 3rd child was another girl? What made you decide you were done at 3?Did you ever consider adopting a boy?Are all little girls sassy?Is “Daddy's Little Girl” really a thing? Do you think your girls are more attached to you or Dad?What does life look like as a “Girl Mom”? When do they start to develop an attitude? How do you handle all the PMS and mood swings?How do you handle heartbreaks & friend drama?Does parenting girls get easier or harder as they grow older?What kind of relationship do you have with your girls and are you closer to one more than others?What are your rules on makeup? Revealing clothes? Curfew? Dating?What tips do you have for girl moms who want to build a strong bond with their daughters?


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    • 52 min

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