Hey Momma Hey!
Welcome to the Ordinary Mom Podcast sessions! Ordinary Mom is a podcast that interviews ordinary every day women just like you! We will laugh, maybe cry a little, and trudge through the motherhood quicksand together…as we discuss what it means to be an ordinary woman and mom in today’s society! So put your favorite pair of mom jeans on and come on over to the beautifully ordinary side of life!
My Best, and As Always…Live Happily, Be Leisurely!
xoxo~ Tara Rae
Welcome to Episode 4 of Ordinary Mom!
On this episode, I interviewed ordinarily extraordinary mom Amber Hitch. Amber shares with us her story about transitioning from a corporate career to being a stay-at-home mom, how she overcame her struggles postpartum with the baby blues and panic attacks, and how she found a renewed sense of self and purpose by creating a motivational accountability group for women. Amber is a sweet and supportive soul, with a big heart, who lives by the mantra as both a momma and a woman…that no matter what, you have to put one foot in front of the other and Just Keep Moving!
Episode 3: Tales From the NICU
Welcome to Episode 3 of Ordinary Mom!
On this episode, I interviewed ordinarily extraordinary mom Alison Nickas. Alison shares with us her journey through a complicated pregnancy and premature delivery of her precious baby girl…she also tells us how she found her prince charming and is living her happily-ever-after chapter after going through a devastating divorce. Alison is a resilient intellectual Momma, with a hilarious sense of humor, who is the perfect testament that good things can come from the earth-shattering events that life throws your way.
Episode 2: A Navy Wife Sailing Solo
Welcome to Episode 2 of Ordinary Mom!
On this episode, I interviewed ordinarily extraordinary mom Cecilia Quintero, a military wife who is raising a daughter on her own while her husband is on deployment serving our country. Cecilia shares with us the struggles and fears that she regularly faces as her spouse is serving in the military, how to maintain normalcy for their child when her husband is gone for months at a time, and how to combat the constant question of whether or not she is making the right decisions for her family as she sails solo. Cecilia embodies what it means to be a strong independent woman…she faces life with authentic honesty, a can of hair spray, and whole lotta sweet southern charm!
Episode 1: Flying By the Seat of Her Pants
Welcome to Episode 1 of Ordinary Mom!
On this episode, I interviewed ordinarily extraordinary mom Kristy Schreiner, a trauma flight nurse and boy mom to a precious little guy named Zane. Not only is Kristy’s career something that you only see on television, her personal struggles and the journey that led her down the path to pursue a life in trauma nursing is incredible and inspiring!