Ep. 103: Our Mom Instincts Saved Lives
June 22, 2020
In the segment “Mom Wins,” Laura and Shanna each tell a harrowing tale of how they used their mom instincts to save their babies. They also share some lighter and more hilarious mom wins that they have had recently. Also, Laura reports on her toddler’s new climbing skills, and Shanna talks about her pediatrician’s advice about cutting dairy from her toddler’s diet. Finally, they reveal their BFPs and BFNs for the week. Shanna’s toddler is 17 months old, and Laura’s toddler is 16 months old.
- Jon Klassen Hat Box* Three really strange and adorable books for kids about animals and their hats.
- Crayola Bathtub Paint Brush Pens* This kept Shanna's 4-year-old and toddler busy for HOURS
- Boo-Boo Bunny* A cute way to help your kids ouchies!
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