It takes a village. In this episode you will learn how to create one from “momlationship” expert Melanie Dale, the author of the new book Women Are Scary: The Totally Awkward Adventure of Finding Mom Friends.
Learn how to take a new mom acquaintance through the four “bases” of mom dating to create the nourishing friendships you are craving. “We make each other better moms, better humans,” writes Dale. “We need each other, because mothering is just too darn hard.”
In this interview, Dale shares her unexpected journey into momalationships and the lessons she has learned as she has built her own support network. Learn how to develop real soul-southing relationships, avoid foot-in-the-mouth moments and navigate the pitfalls of new friendships.
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Melanie Dale has been mom dating since 2007 and blogging since 2009. She is the author of the new book Women Are Scary: The Totally Awkward Adventure of Finding Mom Friends. When she isn’t driving a minivan, she blogs about motherhood, orphan care, and adoption at Unexpected.org. Buy her new book below!
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