Aug 2, 2021
Are you running on the hamster wheel, trying to do all the things that you think you're expected to do as a mom? Join us as Toni-Ann Mayembe shares her experience of freeing herself from these external pressures to discover her most joyful and authentic expression of motherhood.
“A bird that’s sitting on a tree is never afraid of the branch breaking because it trusts not in the branch, but in it’s own wings. Always believe in yourself.” - Unknown
Whether it be from family, friends, educators, or society in general, as parents it's common to feel the pressure of others' expectations and judgement. It's also common that we jump in and try to meet these vast expectations to avoid the negative feelings associated with disappointment or feeling inadequate.
For this episode, we invite Toni-Ann Mayembe to offer another perspective. You see, there are many ways to parent and the most joyful parent is probably not committing to lots of things that they don't want to do - there needs to be balance.
Join us for this episode as we discuss ways to release the perfectionist mindset and offer you permission to begin to find your own path to a joyfully authentic parenting experience.
Resources From This Episode:
Toni-Ann Mayembe's Ultimate Working Mom Hacks: https://the.realhappymom.com/working-mom-hacks
About Toni-Ann Mayembe:
Toni-Ann is a full-time dentist, a reservist in the Navy, and the blogger and podcaster at Real Happy Mom. She is a wife and a boy mom that understands the struggle of juggling work and home. When she is not working, she enjoys watching WWE and watching stand-up comedy.