Mom Buns

29. What's Your Favorite? That's A Wrap On Season One!

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Mom Buns podcast is part girl talk, part therapy session and part parenting hacks. Ashley and Lauren are college BFFs who reunited in their 30’s with careers, husbands and little ones in tow. Moms have a lot to say -- and we won’t hold back!

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29. What's Your Favorite? That's A Wrap On Season One!
Season One is in the books. How is that even possible? We chit chat about our favorite episodes and all the good stuff we have in store for next season. 
21:31
October 7, 2019
28. Finding Time To Exercise
It's no secret - we moms tend to put everyone else's needs before our own. Even when it comes to our health. We share what works for us and what doesn't and why Chandler yelling "I want to quit the gym!" is applicable to oh so many of us. 
28:02
September 30, 2019
27. All About Religion: Marital Differences, Raising Kids & Everything In Between
Married someone of a different religion? Or perhaps you simply decided to switch to someone else's so you could raise your kids with the same beliefs. We cover the basics and some of the complicated stuff when it comes to being married, raising kids and incorporating religion into your lives. 
23:50
September 24, 2019
26. Let's Talk About Sex Baby
It's part of life - and a big part at that. So, we're biting the embarrassment bullet and getting into a taboo topic that NEEDS to be covered. WARNING: THERE ARE CURSE WORDS IN THIS EPISODE. Also, don't listen with your kids. Duh. 
37:19
September 16, 2019
25. Explaining Differences To Your Kids: Alternative Lifestyles & Disabilities
Different is different. Whether it's a lifestyle, something that changed someone physically or how someone is born, there are many scenarios we have to explain to our kids. And it's our job to remind them that those differences are what make our world an amazing place. We offer a few suggestions on what to say and how to handle the influences around our kids, especially when they don't match up with how we see the world.  
26:38
September 9, 2019
24. Life Hacks - Our Favorite Survival Tips
Cutting corners here and there can help a mama out BIG TIME. We go over our favorite life hacks - from the parent kind to the hangover kind - and invite you to share your favorites with us!
23:00
September 2, 2019
23. What Is Your Parenting Style?
Whether you're a helicopter parent or you take a super hands-off approach to parenting, we all have our distinct ways of managing this mom and dad thing. We share the types we are, how our spouses differ from us and how we make it work as a family unit without anyone losing their mind. 
33:24
August 26, 2019
22. Ditching The Self-Doubt and Mom Guilt
One part of parenting that most people don't warn you about is the second-guessing and the guilt laid on thick! We examine why and how we beat ourselves up and how to break out of that pattern to let things slide off your back a little easier. WARNING: EXPLICIT  Parents, put your #BunsUp and be part of the #MomBunsLife!   Follow on Instagram: http://instagram.com/mombuns.life  Like on Facebook: http://facebook.com/mombuns.life  Send us a note at hello@mombuns.life  Leave us a message on www.anchor.fm/mombuns to be part of the show!  Don't forget to rate and review the podcast to help other parents find us. 
28:03
August 19, 2019
21. Busting The Gender Stereotypes
Pink is for girls and blue is for boys. Whether we've heard it, seen it or participated in it, gender stereotypes are everywhere. From the roles you play at home to what your kids see at school, we dissect how to bust out of those boxes society seems to put us in.  Parents, put your #BunsUp and be part of the #MomBunsLife!   Follow on Instagram: http://instagram.com/mombuns.life  Like on Facebook: http://facebook.com/mombuns.life  Send us a note at hello@mombuns.life  Leave us a message on www.anchor.fm/mombuns to be part of the show!  Don't forget to rate and review the podcast to help other parents find us. 
25:30
August 12, 2019
20. Know Your Worth & Start Feeling More Appreciated
As parents, we all have a million things to do - but what happens when you start feeling like you do the bulk of it... without any acknowledgement of the load you're carrying? (Whether the invisible kind or the laundry.) We talk it out about what to do when you feel ALL of the feelings and just can't snap out of that resentment zone.  Parents, put your #BunsUp and be part of the #MomBunsLife!   Follow on Instagram: http://instagram.com/mombuns.life  Like on Facebook: http://facebook.com/mombuns.life  Send us a note at hello@mombuns.life  Leave us a message on www.anchor.fm/mombuns to be part of the show!  Don't forget to rate and review the podcast to help other parents find us. 
27:33
August 5, 2019
19. Ace The Summer-To-School-Year Transition With These Easy Steps
Get back into the swing of things the easy way this school year, as we help you navigate that every tricky transition from summer fun and late bedtimes to early rising and nights filled with homework.  Parents, put your #BunsUp and be part of the #MomBunsLife!   Follow on Instagram: http://instagram.com/mombuns.life  Like on Facebook: http://facebook.com/mombuns.life  Send us a note at hello@mombuns.life  Leave us a message on www.anchor.fm/mombuns to be part of the show!  Don't forget to rate and review the podcast to help other parents find us. 
36:31
July 29, 2019
18. Are Santa, The Tooth Fairy & The Easter Bunny Rich? Because I Am Not.
**WARNING: DO NOT LISTEN WITH KIDS AROUND!** Whether it's losing a tooth or the growing wish list you get when your kid is on the nice list, all the cash that's associated with these mythical figures has started to add up. We figure out the going rate for a tooth, how to keep kids believing in the magic of Santa and why the hell we threw the Easter Bunny in with all these fools anyway.  Put your #BunsUp and be part of the #MomBunsLife!   Follow on Instagram: http://instagram.com/mombuns.life  Like on Facebook: http://facebook.com/mombuns.life  Send us a note at hello@mombuns.life  Leave us a message on www.anchor.fm/mombuns to be part of the show!  Don't forget to rate and review the podcast to help other parents find us. 
31:33
July 22, 2019
17. Making Mealtime Easy & The Perks and Pitfalls of Being An Adult
It's ALL about food this week! From our new favorite mom hack to get everyone eating what they want to looking at the silver lining when parenthood & adulating gets you down, we're covering a million little topics in one episode. Oh and there are a few ranty bits thrown in there - but don't worry, we've bleeped out the bad words.  Put your #BunsUp and be part of the #MomBunsLife!   Follow on Instagram: http://instagram.com/mombuns.life  Like on Facebook: http://facebook.com/mombuns.life  Send us a note at hello@mombuns.life  Leave us a message on www.anchor.fm/mombuns to be part of the show!  Don't forget to rate and review the podcast to help other parents find us. 
33:00
July 15, 2019
16. Managing The Munchkin Meltdown
It's hard to keep your cool, especially when they can't. So we're getting real about how to deal with a meltdown at any age, what the experts say we should to do to curb that kind of behavior and the tricks that seem to work for us... or what doesn't.  Put your #BunsUp and be part of the #MomBunsLife!   Follow on Instagram: http://instagram.com/mombuns.life  Like on Facebook: http://facebook.com/mombuns.life  Send us a note at hello@mombuns.life  Leave us a message on www.anchor.fm/mombuns to be part of the show!  Don't forget to rate and review the podcast to help other parents find us. 
34:52
July 8, 2019
15. Road Trip Survival Tips, Food Elimination Update & Bug Killing Duty
It's summertime and everyone's schedule is out of whack. So is ours. Therefore we present the Mom Buns Mishmash episode, where we talk about road tripping with little ones and the secret to keeping your sanity, who's on duty to get rid of the bugs at home and Lauren gives an update on the food elimination journey she's been on with her son. We're covering practically ALL our bases today!  Put your #BunsUp and be part of the #MomBunsLife!   Follow on Instagram: http://instagram.com/mombuns.life  Like on Facebook: http://facebook.com/mombuns.life  Send us a note at hello@mombuns.life  Leave us a message on www.anchor.fm/mombuns to be part of the show!  Don't forget to rate and review the podcast to help other parents find us. 
32:12
July 1, 2019
14. SAHMs vs. Working Moms
The debate continues: who has it harder? Stay-at-home moms or working moms? Depends on who you ask. We break down each side and come to a conclusion. Plus, we tackle that whole work-life balance myth and find out how to ACTUALLY make it work.  Put your #BunsUp and be part of the #MomBunsLife!   Follow on Instagram: http://instagram.com/mombuns.life  Like on Facebook: http://facebook.com/mombuns.life  Send us a note at hello@mombuns.life  Leave us a message on www.anchor.fm/mombuns to be part of the show!  Don't forget to rate and review the podcast to help other moms find us. 
36:16
June 24, 2019
13. Celebrating Dads - Happy Father's Day!
We know we couldn't do this alone, so today we're honoring all the awesome dads out there. From falling in love to becoming parents, we delve into the journey we've been on and applaud some fathers along the way.  Put your #BunsUp and be part of the #MomBunsLife!   Follow on Instagram: http://instagram.com/mombuns.life  Like on Facebook: http://facebook.com/mombuns.life  Send us a note at hello@mombuns.life  Leave us a message on www.anchor.fm/mombuns to be part of the show!  Don't forget to rate and review the podcast to help other moms find us. 
30:24
June 17, 2019
12. Trusting Your Mom Instincts
Every decision is important when it comes to your kids, yet sometimes there's nothing but your intuition to tell you what to do about everything from their health to their behavior. We dive into common parenting struggles while sharing our own and how we handle them with our spouses. Warning: We may drop a few curse words on this one.  Put your #BunsUp and be part of the #MomBunsLife!   Follow on Instagram: http://instagram.com/mombuns.life  Like on Facebook: http://facebook.com/mombuns.life  Send us a note at hello@mombuns.life  Leave us a message on www.anchor.fm/mombuns to be part of the show!  Don't forget to rate and review the podcast to help other moms find us. 
34:52
June 10, 2019
11. Divorce & Death: How to Talk To Your Kids
These are two pretty dark topics that come up with our kids eventually, whether we like it or not. So we're tackling it head-on. From what to say to how much we reveal, we cover it all - and throw some humor in between - on a talk with our kids that we just can't escape.  Put your #BunsUp and be part of the #MomBunsLife!   Follow on Instagram: http://instagram.com/mombuns.life  Like on Facebook: http://facebook.com/mombuns.life  Send us a note at hello@mombuns.life  Leave us a message on www.anchor.fm/mombuns to be part of the show!  Don't forget to rate and review the podcast to help other moms find us. 
29:12
June 3, 2019
10. Managing Summer Plans
Juggling summer camps, kid activities and still maintaining your sanity isn't easy. This week, we talk about managing the crazy. Plus, we're celebrating a Mom Buns milestone -- TEN episodes!  Put your #BunsUp and be part of the #MomBunsLife!   Follow on Instagram: http://instagram.com/mombuns.life  Like on Facebook: http://facebook.com/mombuns.life  Send us a note at hello@mombuns.life  Leave us a message on www.anchor.fm/mombuns to be part of the show!  Don't forget to rate and review the podcast to help other moms find us. 
26:13
May 27, 2019
9. Navigating Female Friendships
Friendships aren't always easy to maintain and it gets even harder when you have kids. From play dates to mom friends to your college BFF, we talk about when to end things, when to keep at it and the difference between good and bad friends. WARNING: Watch out little ears! We may get a little ranty on this pod and a curse word (or three) may come out.  Put your #BunsUp and be part of the #MomBunsLife!   Follow on Instagram: http://instagram.com/mombuns.life  Like on Facebook: http://facebook.com/mombuns.life  Send us a note at hello@mombuns.life  Leave us a message on www.anchor.fm/mombuns to be part of the show!  Don't forget to rate and review the podcast to help other moms find us. 
23:23
May 20, 2019
8. Let's Celebrate Being A Mom!
Being a mom is hard. It's juggling a million things while trying to be there emotionally - and physically - for everyone including yourself. We sit down to talk about what we love best about being a mom and the awesome "mom stuff" we learned from our own mothers.  Happy Mother's Day to all of our listeners! Put your #BunsUp and be part of the #MomBunsLife!   Follow on Instagram: http://instagram.com/mombuns.life  Like on Facebook: http://facebook.com/mombuns.life  Send us a note at hello@mombuns.life  Leave us a message on www.anchor.fm/mombuns to be part of the show!  Don't forget to rate and review the podcast to help other moms find us. 
27:23
May 12, 2019
7. Elimination Diets Are For Kids, Too
Find out what's been helping Lauren's highly sensitive kiddo and why changing his diet is changing things for the entire family.  Put your #BunsUp and be part of the #MomBunsLife!   Follow on Instagram: http://instagram.com/mombuns.life  Like on Facebook: http://facebook.com/mombuns.life  Send us a note at hello@mombuns.life  Leave us a message on www.anchor.fm/mombuns to be part of the show!  Don't forget to rate and review the podcast to help other moms find us. 
26:44
May 6, 2019
6. Traveling With Kids Part 2 (Internationally!)
From the secrets to smooth international travel to a fun game that can help you keep your sanity, we share a few more mom hacks on surviving travel with your kids. This is a follow up to our debut episode, and we talk specifically about traveling internationally with small children.  Put your #BunsUp and be part of the #MomBunsLife!   Follow on Instagram: http://instagram.com/mombuns.life  Like on Facebook: http://facebook.com/mombuns.life  Send us a note at hello@mombuns.life  Leave us a message on www.anchor.fm/mombuns to be part of the show!  Don't forget to rate and review the podcast to help other moms find us. 
22:03
April 29, 2019
5. Helping Your Highly Sensitive Kiddo
Quick emotional reactions, negative comments, awareness of seemingly EVERYTHING - these are just a few traits of a highly sensitive kid. Do you have one? Do you know one? This week, Lauren opens up about how she noticed something wasn't adding up with one of her kiddos, what she and her husband decided to do about it and what works for their family as a whole.  Put your #BunsUp and be part of the #MomBunsLife!   Follow on Instagram: http://instagram.com/mombuns.life  Like on Facebook: http://facebook.com/mombuns.life  Send us a note at hello@mombuns.life  Leave us a message on www.anchor.fm/mombuns to be part of the show!  Don't forget to rate and review the podcast to help other moms find us. 
24:20
April 22, 2019
4. Birthday Party Insanity & Teaching About Personal Space
Birthday parties can get out of control. We find out why and the secret to making sure you're not in over your head. Plus, we explore the touchy topic of personal space and whether or not you should force your kids to hug others.  Put your #BunsUp and be part of the #MomBunsLife!   Follow on Instagram: http://instagram.com/mombuns.life  Like on Facebook: http://facebook.com/mombuns.life  Send us a note at hello@mombuns.life  Leave us a message on www.anchor.fm/mombuns to be part of the show!  Don't forget to rate and review the podcast to help other moms find us. 
30:36
April 15, 2019
Bonus: Get To Know Lauren & Ashley
Curious who these Mom Buns ladies are? Give us 18 minutes and meet Ashley & Lauren. We'll tell you all you need to know and why we want to be part of your mom village.  Put your #BunsUp and be part of the #MomBunsLife!   Follow on Instagram: http://instagram.com/mombuns.life  Like on Facebook: http://facebook.com/mombuns.life  Send us a note at hello@mombuns.life  Leave us a message on www.anchor.fm/mombuns to be part of the show!  Don't forget to rate and review the podcast to help other moms find us. 
19:12
April 4, 2019
3. Mama Needs A Break
Being a mom means being a superhero, but it's also exhausting. We explore whether work/life balance is a real thing, what self-care really means and how to squeeze in a little me time. Even if it's 5 minutes with a sleeve of cookies in the coat closet.  Put your #BunsUp and be part of the #MomBunsLife!   Follow on Instagram: http://instagram.com/mombuns.life  Like on Facebook: http://facebook.com/mombuns.life  Send us a note at hello@mombuns.life  Leave us a message on www.anchor.fm/mombuns to be part of the show!  Don't forget to rate and review the podcast to help other moms find us. 
21:28
April 4, 2019
2. How To Squeeze In Quality Time
From lack of sleep and constant diaper changes to work projects, school drop offs and everything in between, squeezing in date night with your partner can be next to impossible. You're not the only one struggling to get the quality time you need with your person - but we're here to help us ALL figure it out!  Good for moms and dads to listen to!  Put your #BunsUp and be part of the #MomBunsLife!   Follow on Instagram: http://instagram.com/mombuns.life  Like on Facebook: http://facebook.com/mombuns.life  Send us a note at hello@mombuns.life  Leave us a message on www.anchor.fm/mombuns to be part of the show!  Don't forget to rate and review the podcast to help other moms find us. 
21:52
April 4, 2019
1. Travel With Kids Without Going Crazy (Part 1)
Traveling with kids can be overwhelming & stressful, so let us help! We've got all the tips you need to make it easy going from here to there whether it be on a plane, train or automobile.  Put your #BunsUp and be part of the #MomBunsLife!   Follow on Instagram: http://instagram.com/mombuns.life  Like on Facebook: http://facebook.com/mombuns.life  Send us a note at hello@mombuns.life  Leave us a message on www.anchor.fm/mombuns to be part of the show!  Don't forget to rate and review the podcast to help other moms find us. 
25:35
April 4, 2019
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