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Messy Bun Mama's Podcast

Messy Bun Mama's Podcast

By Messy Bun Mama's Podcast
Two Mama's talking about life as moms, wives, and loving Jesus. While drinking all the coffee.
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Episode 47: Our Favorite Christmas Songs
Join Michelle and Melissa as we discuss our favorite Christmas songs 🎄🎅🌲🧑‍🎄🎁
49:11
December 26, 2021
Episode 46: The Christmas Story
Listen along to our shortest episode ever as Michelle reads the Christas story from the book of Luke.
06:19
December 19, 2021
Episode 45: Gift Recommendations for the Minions
Join Michelle and Melissa as we discuss what gifts we are excited to give the tiny humans this year!!
49:08
December 12, 2021
Episode 44: CHRISTMAS MEMORIES
Join Michelle and Melissa as we discuss some of our memories that are most near and dear to our hearts. 
49:19
December 05, 2021
Episode 43: Thanksgiving Memories
Join Michelle and Melissa as we discuss our favorite Thanksgiving memories from when we were kids and now that we have kids.
47:38
November 28, 2021
Episode 42: Favorite Thanksgiving Day Recipes
Join Michelle and Melissa as we discuss our favorite Thanksgiving Day recipes from childhood and currently!
53:42
November 21, 2021
Episode 41: Taking Your Kids Out to Eat
Join Michelle and Melissa as we talk about the ridiculous and the manageable minion experiences we have had taking the kiddos out to eat. 
52:55
November 14, 2021
Episode 40: 20 Children's Movies about Resilience
Join Michelle and Melissa as we go through a great list released by Big Life Journal about resilience in children's movies.  https://biglifejournal.com/blogs/blog/movies-about-resilience
55:22
November 07, 2021
Episode 39: Maneuvering Halloween as a Christian Mom
Join Michelle and Melissa with our guests Jeanette and Nana as we go through how we maneuver Halloween as Christian Moms. We talk about how we handle costumes, trick or treating and other Halloween traditions. 
52:43
October 31, 2021
Episode 38 Kami's Story: Healing After A Pregnancy Loss
Join Michelle and Melissa as we give you the emotional follow up to Kami's story of healing and overcoming her third trimester loss.
41:04
October 24, 2021
Episode 37: Kami's Story: Third Trimester Loss & Grief
Join Michelle and Melissa as our sweet friend Kami discusses the loss of her first child and the process that she had to go through. 
01:07:16
October 17, 2021
Episode 36: Pregnancy and Infant Loss Panel
Join Melissa and Michelle, along with Holli, Jeanette and Rebecca, as we discuss our experiences with miscarriages and pregnancy losses. 
48:47
October 10, 2021
Episode 35: Weird Pregnancy Side Effects
Join Michelle and Melissa as we go through some of our weird side effects of pregnancy! Pregnancy gingivitis, round ligament pain, skin tags, ugh.
55:39
October 03, 2021
Episode 34: Baby Safety: Do's, Dont's and the Ridiculous
Join Michelle and Melissa as we go through how we prepped for babies, what we wish we would have done and also as we talk about some of the ridiculous products out there. 
55:22
September 26, 2021
Episode 33: Things Your Parents Told You That Turned Out Not To Be True
Join Michelle and Melissa as we go through some of the things our parents told us that we (sometimes) still think are true, and ones that are downright bogus. 
01:00:37
September 19, 2021
Episode 32: Remembering September Eleventh
Join Michelle and Melissa as we go through where we were and how we handled a day that impacted our nation so much. 
45:19
September 12, 2021
Episode 31: A Letter to Depressed and Suicidal Mama's
Join Michelle and Melissa as we find internet gold in an uplifting, encouraging letter to Mama's who are struggling. 
44:18
September 05, 2021
Episode 30: Preparing to Go Back to School
.Join Michelle and Melissa as we reminisce of our childhood preparation activities as well as what we are doing now to get our kids ready for the upcoming school year. 
51:57
August 29, 2021
Episode 29: Gifts from Your Significant Other (Or Lack Thereof)
Join Michelle and Melissa as we talk about the husband fails that we had gotten over the years as gifts. 
01:07:54
August 22, 2021
Episode 28: Momisms: Things Your Mother Said That You NEVER Thought You Would Say!
Join Michelle and Melissa as we go through the ridiculous things that our parents used to say to us that we hated, but that we catch coming out of our mouths on the daily 😂😂😂
01:11:23
August 15, 2021
Episode 27: School Choice Homeschooling, Private or Public School? Part 2
.Join Michelle and Melissa, along with our first time guests: Nana and Jeanette, as we discuss how we chose between home school, private school and public school with our kiddos for round two!
01:15:40
August 08, 2021
Episode 26: School Choice Homeschooling, Private or Public School? Part 1
Join Michelle and Melissa, along with our first time guests: Nana and Jeanette, as we discuss how we chose between home school, private school and public school with our kiddos. 
50:34
August 01, 2021
Episode 25: Screen Time Addiction and Withdrawl
Join Michelle and Melissa as we go through the post quarantine woes of excessive screen time and how we are and have dealt with it in our toddlers. 
01:10:03
July 25, 2021
Episode 24: Infertility Part 2
Join Michelle and Melissa as we go through our infertility struggles.
57:33
July 18, 2021
Episode 23: Infertility Part 1
Join Michelle and Melissa as we discuss our infertility struggles.
52:13
July 11, 2021
Episode 22: July 4th Memories
Join Michelle and Melissa as we talk about some of our July 4th memories from our childhood, pre-kid adulthood all the way up to currently.
48:20
July 03, 2021
Episode 21: How to Handle It When Your Kids Say That You Don't Love Them
Join Michelle and Melissa as we discuss the heart-wrenching ridiculousness of when our kids say you don't love them. 💔😫💔😭💔
46:09
June 27, 2021
Episode 20: Organizational Tips
Join Michelle and Melissa as we discuss, and somewhat mock, some organizational tips!
56:39
June 20, 2021
Episode 19: Post Partum Mood Disorders: When Your Mental Health is Controlled By Your Hormones Part 2
Join Michelle and Melissa for part two of our Post Partum talk! We go over our unrealistic anger, what our moments were when we felt something was wrong, and our illogical, and oftentimes irrational, fears as moms.
59:45
June 13, 2021
Episode 18: Post Partum Mood Disorders: When Your Mental Health is Controlled By Your Hormones Part 1
Join Michelle and Melissa for part one of our Post Partum talk! We go over stereo types as well as what SHOULD have been warning signs for us. 
01:08:45
June 06, 2021
Episode 17: Grandparent Boundaries
Join Michelle and Melissa as we discuss how we hand our Grandparent boundaries, and also how we don't. 
01:05:16
May 30, 2021
Episode 16: To Chore or Not to Chore: That is the Question!
Join Michelle and Melissa as we go through our personal feelings of our children doing chores as well as what the overall expectation is in our house now, and what it was growing up. 
56:53
May 23, 2021
Episode 15: Feeding Your Family: Feeding a House Filled with Picky Humans
Join Michelle and Melissa as we talk about the ups and downs of Dinner time with the kiddos (and the husbands!). 
01:14:44
May 16, 2021
Episode 14: Allowing Your Children to Fail
Join Michelle and Melissa as we discover our issues with allowing our kids to fail. Included, our feelings on those pesky participation trophies!
01:11:29
May 09, 2021
Episode 13: Sharing is Caring, Or is it? Teaching the Minions to Share
Join Michelle and Melissa as we go through how, when and why we teach our kiddos to share. 
01:04:28
May 02, 2021
Episode 12 Manners: Teaching Manners to Your Kids Please, Thank You, and Respect My Kid
Join Michelle and Melissa and we go over how, and what, we teach our kids concerning manners. We laugh, we joke, but seriously parenting is hard and this is one of those topics that is rough!
59:21
April 25, 2021
Episode 11: Fed is Best: Breastfeeding, Formula, EPing Oh My!
Join Michelle and Melissa as we go through our journeys of breastfeeding, failing and in the end just getting our babies fed and surviving their first year. Hopefully you can relate because the struggle is real for sure!
01:00:30
April 18, 2021
Episode 10: Easter Memories
Joni Michelle and Melissa as we go through our most cherished Easter memories, both from our childhood and as a parent
58:17
April 11, 2021
Episode 9: What Do Your Kids Really Hear?: What Do You Watch and Listen to Around Your Kids?
Join Michelle and Melissa as we struggle through what music our kids are listening to and what they are watching on the television. Hopefully you have some good ideas and solutions, because after almost an hour we still are struggling with it!
51:28
April 04, 2021
Episode 8: It's Really Not That Hard to be Grateful
Join Michelle and Melissa as we (begrudgingly) talk about the important of being grateful and showing gratitude both to our immediate family members and also people in the world. 
58:34
March 28, 2021
Episode 7: Mask: The New 4 Letter Word. How is this affecting my kid?
Join Michelle and Melissa as we discuss our concerns (both legit and ridiculous) of prolonged use of masks with our kids. 
47:24
March 21, 2021
Episode 6: Rewarding Your Children: Can I Pay You to do What You're Supposed to Do?
Join Michelle and Melissa as we talk about whether it is in our parental nature to give rewards or if we hate it. We also talk about the age old faux paus of "training your kids" like a dog/lab rat. 
48:22
March 14, 2021
Episode 5: When "The Baby Blues" Just Ain't Cutting It
Join Michelle and Melissa as we take a tumultuous journey through our recent bouts with anxiety and motherhood. This is honestly a pretty heavy episode, grab your tissues!
54:37
March 07, 2021
Episode 4: What Did You Do All Day?
Join Michelle and Melissa as we go through the question of "What did you do all day?" from the working mom perspective to the stay at home mom perspective. 
01:06:53
February 28, 2021
Episode 3: Can We Hug it Out? Apologizing to your kids.
Join Michelle and Melissa as we talk about how we apologize to our kids, when we apologize to our kids and how it helps and hurts our relationships with them. 
54:00
February 21, 2021
Episode 2: I Love You, but Can I Take a Nap First?
Join Michelle and Melissa as we discuss loving (and dealing with) our family when we are TIRED. Seriously you can shove all of the espresso and B vitamins down our throats but being a mom is exhausting! What do you do on the days when you're just done? We may not be perfect but this is how we get through it!
01:06:25
February 14, 2021
Episode 1: Put A Pin In It! Do you argue in front of your kids?
Episode 1: Put A Pin In It! Do you argue in front of your kids? Join us on our DEBUT episode where we discuss how we handle disagreement when little ears are around. 
01:00:24
February 07, 2021
Episode 0: Welcome Wagon!!!
We are Michelle and Melissa, two Mom's of kindred spirits who go through life under the influence of caffeine while we struggle through marriage and motherhood. Join us as we go through how we handle life. This episode we just discuss our "Mama Moments" of the week and give you a little sneak peak into our personality. So grab your Starbucks, turn up the volume and enjoy!
24:55
January 16, 2021