Mom of the Month: Meet Andrea

 

Nice to meet you!

You can call me: 
Andrea

My Little One is:
Ethan Joseph, he is 5 months old. 

Three strange or interesting things about my family are:
We watch all sports, we love chili, we are a mix of Italian/English/Irish/Scottish. 

My city and/or neighborhood is:
Newmarket, Ontario

The three things that you need to know about me are:
I don’t like cooking, my family and extended family are my everything, and on top of my full-time job at the bank, I work for the family business.

 

The Coles Notes!

Hours of sleep (How many hours of sleep do you get each night?)
7-8 hours.

Stroller or carrier?
Stroller

Breastfeeding or bottle?
Pump breastmilk and feed from bottle

Disposable or reusable diapers?
Disposable

Condo, apartment, or house?
House

Car or TTC?
Car

Languages I speak:
English and bad Italian and French

Baby gear that I can’t live without:
Activity gym and bouncer chair

 

 

Time flies when you’re being a mom

What I enjoyed the most about being on maternity leave was:
Not getting out of my pajamas on cold or rainy days

The best things that I do with my LO are:
Wheel him around the mall and people watch.

What I do when I take time for myself is:
Shower and watch TLC

 

These are a few of my favourite things:

The funniest thing that has happened to me recently is:
For the last 2 days everytime I start my morning pump session my son looks at me from his rocker and takes a big poo.

I love Toronto because:
There is always something to do.

My favorite place in Toronto is:
The Rogers Centre

The website or app I can’t live without is:
BabyCentre and Instagram

I shop online at:
Old Navy and Babies R Us

My favorite baby store is:
Babies r Us

The best advice I’ve received so far is:
Fed is best.

The best advice that I can give to new moms is:
Don’t panic when your plan doesn’t work out the way you want it. If something isn’t working find a solution instead of stressing over the plan.


Just take it one day at a time. Every day gets a bit easier.

Many thanks to Andrea for sharing this with us.