3 things I wish I knew before I became a mom #vlogmom

Oh, Kadi from Our Seven Seeds had such a great question for today’s #vlogmom! Honestly, I have far more than 3 answers to this, some serious and some silly. That said, I shared my answers in my video below and I would love to know yours!

What are 3 things you wish someone had told you before you became a Mom? 

  • http://www.FoundtheMarbles.com Jessica @FoundtheMarbles

    You had me cracking up at making the choice between pants and a bra. Ahh, the joys of being a WAHM!
    Jessica @FoundtheMarbles´s last blog post ..Thoughtful Thursday Blog Hop

  • http://www.toysinthedryer.com Jamie H

    So true on all three of your points! I too said I would never use formula but ended up supplementing a bit when my milk go low.
    Jamie H´s last blog post ..The Evolution of the Dandelion

  • http://hacscrap.com hchybinski

    great tips – after watching these videos – WHAT are people telling soon-to-be-moms?? Clearly we knew nothing. . .LOL

    hchybinski´s last blog post ..#vlogmom – What You Wish You Knew About Motherhood

  • http://www.clevercompass.com Alissa

    I totally second the purse thing. We we t from diaper bag to backpack pretty quickly and then to purse. But, like you, I wish someone had told me about that sooner.

    Great vlog!
    Alissa´s last blog post ..#VlogMom: 5 Products That Make Motherhood Easier

  • http://just-precious.com/ julie/just precious

    such great advice, Andrea. New mom expectations are NOTHING like what really happens.
    julie/just precious´s last blog post ..#VlogMom: Parenting advice

  • http://creatingmotherhood.com/ Dresden

    wait. Are you wearing pants??

    LOVE the purse advice. Totally wish I knew to skip the ugly dipe bag.
    Dresden´s last blog post ..Team US and Team THEM {guest post}

  • http://www.amillionboxes.com Amy

    “a zipper is a plus” Love this and love you!
    Amy´s last blog post ..#VlogMom~Parenting Advice

  • http://www.thecentsiblelife.com Kelly

    Who needs zippers? ;)

    I was a huge lactivist with my first, but my second couldn’t have breastmilk due to a genetic disorder. I ate a lot of humble pie, and now I know you do what works for you-and it’s no one else’s business (much like most of parenting!).
    Kelly´s last blog post ..Ways to Go Green and WashDrops Giveaway

  • http://jendisjournal.com Jendi

    LOL! Some days as I’m running out the door after a kid or the dog I fleetingly thing about how awful I look and pray the neighbors aren’t home.
    I started giving all my babies cereal at 4 months because their Daddy can hold a spoon very well. ;)
    The purse/diaper bag one is a good one – that would have been truly helpful for me!
    Jendi´s last blog post ..3 Things I Wish I Would Have Known Before Becoming A Mother

  • http://fashionablyorganized.com Candice @ Fashionably Organized

    I bought so many diaper bags, and loved them all. After the 6 year mark, I finally went back to purses, and haven’t looked back. I think for me it was just a phase I went through, and then moved on. However, I will say that I will always choose bra over pants. LOL!
    Candice @ Fashionably Organized´s last blog post ..Stella & Dot Bring In The Summer Glam: #FashionFriday

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