On today’s episode of the Coffee + Crumbs podcast, we approach a topic that every mother has likely faced at some point: loneliness. In this honest conversation, we unpack why motherhood in particular feels so isolating sometimes and ask ourselves, how can we be good friends even when we feel lonely ourselves? Whether you’re new to motherhood altogether, or a veteran mom who hasn’t found her tribe yet, we hope you can relate to this vulnerable conversation and walk away inspired to put yourself out there. Plus, you’ll get to hear how Indiana and Katie (our podcast producer) met over a very glamorous matchmaking scheme in the middle of Costco. If you only get one thing from this episode, let it be this: even in your loneliness, you are not alone.
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Mentioned in this episode:
Book: Never Unfriended
Past episode: Motherhood + Social Media
Recommendations + Resources:
The Less I Bring | Coffee + Crumbs essay
Fail-Safe Friends | Coffee + Crumbs essay
Velveeta + Vulnerability | Coffee + Crumbs essay
Being The Village | Coffee + Crumbs essay
Getting Her Number | Coffee + Crumbs essay
Past episode (season 1): Making Mom Friends with Melanie Dale
Peanut - app to meet moms
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