Learn the secrets & strategies experienced working moms use to ✨thrive in motherhood✨ without sacrificing career, marriage, me-time and more.
"This course was incredible -- definitely a confidence booster and a MUST for first-time parents! I'm even re-watching with my partner! Ashley and Mandy were great, both with their backgrounds as moms and Mandy as a nurse. Thank you, thank you!"
"It includes so much need-to-know info, and definitely made our transition into parenthood so much more smooth. Mandy and Ashley really know their stuff! I can't recommend Mama In The Making enough. "
"I really cannot recommend Mama In The Making enough, for first-time moms especially! I read a million books, looked at a million blogs, asked a million friends... but the advice I remember most was from Ashley & Mandy. They are really honest, down and dirty, and do not waste your time. The things I learned from them, I would have never picked up on my own. Just take the class!"
It's not the 1950's anymore. Yet the way women learn to navigate new motherhood hasn't changed much... and it shows. 93% of today's mothers report feeling burned out. 👀
Despite being the most important "promotion" of our lives, most pregnant women are never taught how to balance motherhood with the rest of our lives.
Mama In The Making is changing that. We're giving the next generations of mamas the **crucial** insider info they need to thrive... not just survive!... in new motherhood and beyond. 🙌
"I feel a sense of relief having so much information for what to expect AFTER baby leaves my belly. Knowledge is power friends! "
"I feel so much more confident than I did before taking this class. To my surprise the topics covered are not those that come up in conversations with new moms. It's a lot of stuff that is never talked about that really should be."
"I simply LOVED the course. I even did a few modules with my husband. We were able to divide responsibilities that we wouldn't even have thought of otherwise. Thank you Ash and Mandy - you both make it so comforting to have a child... even in this pandemic!"
We're Mandy & Ashley and we created Mama In The Making for women just like you!
We're full-time working mamas who each welcomed 3 babies in 4 years. And despite being "Type A," overachieving planners, we found ourselves asking, "Why didn't anyone tell me about this?!" far too often as new mamas. With complementary backgrounds healthcare and business, we teamed up to create a fun, easy-to-follow solution that empowers new mamas with everything we wish we would have known the first time around, so they can struggle less and enjoy more.
Mandy is an Advanced Practice Nurse who has participated in hundreds of deliveries and Ashley holds a certification from Google in Coaching New & Expectant Parents through the transition into parenthood & return-to-work. We know exactly what women need (but usually don't get) to navigate the life-changing transition to motherhood. And we can't wait to show you!
Unlike most baby prep courses out there today, Mama In the Making focuses on the **universal realities** today's busy working women face as they navigate the life-changing transition into motherhood. Relationship changes, me-time, career ambitions, physical recovery and more... learn to leave the mommy guilt, overwhelm and self-sacrifice behind!
"What a great idea...with a two week old at home those are all questions that have crossed my mind."
"This is amazing! This is definitely an area where women need more support and TRUTH. Love this!"
"This is so needed! We need all the help and support we can get during these new and fragile stages!"
"This would have been so helpful when I was a new mom. If I could tell a new mom one thing, it would be that she needs to rely on her “village,” and don’t be shy about asking for help."
Mama In The Making gives pregnant women an easy-to-follow manual for your "promotion" to modern-day motherhood. It's full of secrets, solutions, and support from experienced moms and covers the topics no one else is teaching about. It will arm you with honest insight and time-tested solutions to navigate the universal stress-inducing scenarios all new mamas face. Inside this fun, self-paced, fully-online program, you will learn how to:
Sleep deprivation is inevitable as a new mama, but you CAN minimize it by learning the all-too-common Sleep Gremlins that prevent most new mamas from getting the sleep they so desperately need, and implementing the right strategies before your baby arrives so you can avoid them.
Child birth is the most significant physical event most women experience in their entire lives. Recovery is no joke. Armed with the right supplies and proven solutions ahead of time, you can ease and speed your recovery. Our members use our simple checklists to stock their bathrooms with essential supplies and our easy-to-follow instructions to setup well optimized postpartum "zones" in their homes, before their baby arrives.
Breastfeeding is one of the biggest concerns for many women we work with. Our NORTH Breastfeeding Method arms our members with strategies, solutions, and support to maximize success and minimize stress around breastfeeding. Each member also prepares a Breastfeeding Backup Plan, which reduces stress and increases confidence both now, and in the inevitable moments of struggle.
Welcoming a new baby can create stress in the strongest relationships. It's critical to get your partner on the same page before your baby arrives, to ensure your get the support you'll need and to avoid unnecessary arguments in the future. We'll help you do this with a list of questions to discuss with your partner and specific tips for making him (or her!) feel involved and adored from Day 1.
Colicky or not, all babies fuss! Most new mamas today have little (or zero) hands-on experience with newborns when their own arrives. You need to know and understand the top reasons babies fuss and the time-tested tools to soothe and lull them to sleep. These priceless learnings will leave you feeling more confident and help you avoid the negative spiral that so many new mamas battle unnecessarily (think: inadequacy, guilt, or shame).
Too many women let their "me-time" and sense of self slip away after their baby arrives. Not our members -- they learn to rock motherhood and more by defining their self-care non-negotiables, communicating them with their partners for support and accountability, and making them happen with our time-management strategies for balancing baby, career, me-time, and more!