Author Archives: Elizabeth

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Just Gotta Dump It!

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Totally Mommy Podcast

Episode 126

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!

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Happy Father’s Day!

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Totally Married Podcast

Episode 254

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!

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Is Etiquette A Thing Of The Past?

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Totally Mommy Podcast

Episode 125

Elizabeth and Vanessa share their good/bad/funnies (Medicine! Oliver’s box! / Tactical tantrums! Sleep stress! / Why on earth is he crying? Oliver rehearsing scenes! ) before giving their unqualified advice to listener questions about whether or not thank you cards are a thing of the past, how to navigate a trillion toddler birthdays and gifts each summer, what are the must haves for becoming a new mom, and what to do about family planning when you and your spouse are not on the same page? Enjoy!

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Budget Set Up!

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Totally Married Podcast

Episode 253

Elizabeth and Andy talk about their new foray into budgeting and food as well as a follow up discussion on the after life from last week’s episode. Then they give their unqualified advice to listener questions about how to navigate trust issues and low sex drive in a newish relationship, whether or not it’s okay to unfollow (or block) family on Facebook, how to return things to a cheating asshole of an ex with the most impact, and how to handle it when your brother is including a person who has hurt you significantly to be a part of his wedding? Enjoy!

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Proper Names For Privates!

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Totally Mommy Podcast

Episode 124

Elizabeth and Vanessa dive out of their wine glasses and into some awesome listener questions about what to do or bring for a friend who has just had her first baby, a VERY IMPORTANT question about whether or not it’s okay to use “cute” names for private parts with our children, whether it’s a good idea to bring baby for a 5 day work trip or leave at home with Daddy, how to navigate a stressful living situation with your sister in law who might be a neglectful parent, and lastly, is it okay to intervene if you suspect there’s some learning delays for a child that are not being addressed by a friend? Enjoy!