The Modern Mom Society
About This Show
Learn. Connect. Commiserate. Celebrate. Motherhood.
Getting you the support you need to survive this crazy journey called motherhood with expert interviews on a wide variety of topics affecting all areas of being a mom in today’s society as well as real moms about life behind closed doors - the real struggles, joys, and fears about motherhood.
Most Recent Episode
S1E30: Jenn Taylor on life with 18 kids
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In Jenn Taylor’s interview we discuss: Her struggle with infertility and miracle pregnancy with her first born Subsequent pregnancies and miscarriages How she came to have 18 children in her family What led to her decision to foster and adopt so many children Managing the baggage that comes along with fostering and working to stay connected to their birth parents A day in the life juggling that many kids and how she manages to keep on top of it all The words of advice she has for moms who are struggling with the day to day Prioritizing self care Leaning on your community for support and using other people and their strengths as a resource Giving it your all, and how some days it’s going to look like 150% and other days a fraction Links Wear More Cashmere book that changed how she prioritized self care (affiliate link) Jenn’s book, Hello, My Name Is…. Warrior Princess (affiliate link) Episode Web Page: themodernmomsociety.com/episode30 BONUS CONTENT: Jenn & Carrie discuss minimalism! Jenn and I continued our conversation after we finished recording the main episode… I was dying to hear how she made minimalism work for her large family - I’ve been striving to pare down our possessions (and it’s been a bit of a struggle), so I was so curious to hear how she did it. If she could do it, certainly I could too, right? You can get access to it by visiting the episode page at themodernmomsociety.com/minimalism… be sure to check it out - it was a really great conversation and I left feeling inspired to purge more from my home!