Meet Dr. B

A first-time mom of twin girls at the age of 40! And now, a mother of 4!

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I began my journey into motherhood at the age of 40. I quickly discovered that starting motherhood later in life was a lonely place. The truth is that I had very little in common with other mothers who had children my girls’ age, and that has not changed over time. It was apparent that mothers in my situation need a place they can find honesty, a place where perfection is not required, a place where you don’t need to feel alone. If you were looking for that place, you have found it!

141: The Undescended Testicle

141: The Undescended Testicle

Welcome, Mamma Crew!  Today is Kiddos Tuesdays when I discuss issues related to the kids. So, boys bring with them a host of surprises, don’t they? Holy guacamole! When Bug first came to live with us, I knew from his biological mother that one of his testicles...

140: Tears for my father…

140: Tears for my father…

Welcome, Mamma Crew!  Today is Mamma Thursdays when it’s all about us!  The mammas! So before we get any further, I want to give you a heads up that this is going to be an emotional podcast. Don’t be too shocked if you hear me cry. And I might be discussing...

136: Mother’s Day

Welcome, Mamma Crew!  Today is Mamma Thursdays when it’s all about us!  The mammas! Before I begin my podcast, I want to congratulate you on your special day. I hope you felt loved and appreciated because no matter what mistakes you’ve made (or will make in the...

135: Oh Boy!

135: Oh Boy!

So when we were asked to become legal guardians of Bug and Dora, we were happy to do it because well, we love the kids. One thing that did not dawn on me at the time was that I was used to having daughters - twin daughters -- and I was taking on a boy! And oh boy, are...

134: Mama’s Emancipation

134: Mama’s Emancipation

Welcome, Mamma Crew!  Today is Mamma Thursdays when it’s all about us!  The mammas! There is no question the pandemic has changed all of our lives. It certainly has had a tremendous impact on ours. Due to my health problems, we really have to be careful and...