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Gotcha Mama is a podcast all about sharing honest stories of the joys and struggles of mom-life with young kids.
Each week you’ll hear from moms just like you, highlighting an important part of how she experiences motherhood. From awkwardly making mom friends, to chasing BIG dreams and finding purpose in the middle of motherhood, to managing crippling anxiety and depression.
You’re not alone as a busy mom of young kiddos, no matter your circumstances.
This show is all about tearing down our insecurities and unrealistic expectations as moms by honestly sharing our stories, and a little of what we've learned along the way.
It's riding the roller coaster of motherhood together.
By Andrea Fortenberry Last night the kids enjoyed playing together in the bathtub. I shampooed their hair and stood up from kneeling at the tub. I leaned against the wall and watched them. They began throwing wet washcloths at each other and made a game of it. I watched quietly and smiled, I enjoyed hearing […]
By Andrea Fortenberry “The eyes of the Lord watch over those who do right; his ears are open to their cries for help. But the Lord turns his face against those who do evil; he will erase their memory from the earth. The Lord hears his people when they call to him for help. He […]
When did you know your family was complete? Maybe you haven’t wrestled with that question yet or talked about it with your spouse or in your prayers. Inevitably, you’ll reach a day when you ponder if you’re “done” having kids. After 8 years of being a family of four, my guest today followed God’s call […]
by Laura C. Boyd This story gets worse before it gets better, so I’ll begin by quoting these beautiful scriptures that have meant so much to me on this journey of forgiveness and restoration. “And I will restore to you the years the locusts have eaten.” Joel 2:25 “The Lord is close to the brokenhearted […]
What dreams has God put on your heart in this season of life as a mom of young kids? Maybe you haven’t even given yourself the time or freedom to let yourself dream. Or maybe you’re discouraged because you feel like there are so many obstacles in the way of achieving your dreams right now. […]
Have you ever looked at Marie Kondo or Martha Stewart and felt for even just a moment like you were somehow “less than” as a mom because your home or crafting or cooking didn’t look like theirs? I know I have. Upon the first impression, my guest on episode 29 of the Gotcha Mama podcast […]