Elizabeth’s new mom friend, the lovely actress Natalie Smyka is cohost this week! We discuss our good/bad/funnies (Memory books for deceased loved ones! Excitement for travel! Bath poops! Hair wash failures! Mistaking ancient men for Dada! Odd pregnancy symptoms!) before giving our unqualified advice to listener questions about pet love after baby, how to plan for mother/mother in law visits after birth, whether Elizabeth is dealing with guilt in adding a second child, how to handle the grief that bubbles up with motherless motherhood, and how to connect with a nephew who lives across the country? Enjoy!
Elizabeth and Andy get silly due to the blazing hot heat that might be going to their heads before diving right on into listener questions about dating in your own area code, whether to move across country before or after your wedding, how to get your spouse and parent to be civil with each other, how to get your husband let your sister’s rude comments to not affect him, whether or not to stay in a relationship that requires constant apologies and walking on eggshells, and lastly how to handle a financial conundrum that has you tied into helping your parents for a mistake they made on your behalf. Enjoy!
Elizabeth’s super smarty pants Doctor friend, anesthesiologist and mama to a five month old cherub is here! ALEX CONRAD comes on and discusses going back to work and balancing it all before we dive into our good/bad/funnies (Sweetie pie bedtime routines! Chicken tenders save the day! The hassle of pumping! Bathtub wipeout! Eating solids! New words!) before giving our unqualified advice to listener questions about how to deal with unsafe grandparents, and how to handle letting your coworkers know about your pregnancy if you are suffering from morning sickness and it’s affecting your work. Enjoy!
Elizabeth and Andy discuss their reaction to the murders in Charleston this week, as well as how Media has been forced to change due to technology and why that gives us some hope. Then they give their unqualified advice to listener questions about what to do with a dog during a complicated move, whether or not there’s love out there for someone who is suffering from chronic illness, how to navigate a family wedding that your live in boyfriend is not invited to, how to get your partner to understand your work hours when they very greatly from his, and lastly, are there any fun euphemisms out there that you Laimweds are using for Sunday Funday? If so, let us know in the comments! Enjoy!
Elizabeth’s husband and co-partner in family building, PSYCHIC ANDY!, is here to discuss our latest big news! Then we give our unqualified advice to listener questions about transitioning beverages for babies at one year, whether or not to have a tubal ligation during cesarean, how to acclimate pets to new babies, how to divert unwanted parenting advice, and whether or not to pay extra for a baby shower due to someone else’s extravagance.