Vanessa’s back after a fun filled vacay, yay! She and Elizabeth discuss their good/bad/funnies (Awesome trip, no tantrums! Siblings holding hands! / Flight back fear! Choking scare! / Hola Man! Husband jumped ship!) before giving their unqualified advice to listener questions about whether a toddler’s aggressive behavior is just a phase or something more, how to navigate playdates with children of varying levels of aggression and mothers with varying degrees of comfort, and what to do about a sister who is a new mom and might be in a terrible hoarder/controlling husband situation? Enjoy!
Elizabeth and Andy discuss why a washed bottle goes a long way in their home these days! Then they give their unqualified advice to some MAJOR listener questions about whether or not disliking a future SIL makes you a trashbag, if it’s worth it to take a leap of life and travel abroad when there are some big potential hurdles, how to move on and heal from a major betrayal of trust by your partner of fourteen years, whether or not to reach out to an ex in times of tragedy, and whether to remain in contact with a newly discovered birthfather who might be a total trashbag? Enjoy!
TBASH returns to NON-ALCOHOLIC BEERS with CHRIS FARREN! We preview the next hit Totally podcast Chris Farren’s Hot Dog Lunch, plus carbonated dog food juice™, Peace Tea, gallons of milk, the Quiznos of Beverages, and things get meta with a listener Bloody Mary shootout!
Elizabeth and Vanessa dive head first into question city on today’s episode, giving their unqualified advice to queries about a nice gift for your son’s step-mom-to be, how to cope with in laws who seem to favor the other grandchildren, what to do with strong feelings of competition with an awesome sister in law, what to do about a childless friend who seems upset about her changing friendships due to motherhood, how to let a relative know that it is not okay to post photos of your children online, how to introduce more veggies into your picky toddler’s diet, what a good come-back is for rude people judging your expanding family, and how to let a well meaning mother in law know that she is over staying her welcome? Enjoy!
Elizabeth and Andy give our Laimedads a father’s day shoutout before diving right into listener questions! They give their unqualified advice on how to handle a disrespectful sister in law, what to do about your sister who is marrying a guy you dislike immensely, how to set boundaries with a very opinionated future mother in law, and what to do about a spouse’s secret donut ritual that just isn’t sitting right? Enjoy!