There was a “me” before there was a “mom”. That is the motto by which Elizabeth “Bert” Anderson lives. As the creator of the lifestyle blog Me Before Mom, Bert supports millennial moms facing the challenges and changes of motherhood. Me Before Mom is a podcast that offers support through real life stories, encouraging advice, and answers to questions about how a woman maintains herself during this self-sacrificial time of parenthood. Bert wants to help other mothers welcome the excitement of facing new experiences while reaching milestones in parenting. As the creator of the lifestyle blog Me Before Mom, Bert supports millennial moms facing the challenges and changes of motherhood. Me Before Mom is an online community that offers support through real life stories, encouraging advice, and answers to questions about how a woman maintains herself during this self-sacrificial time of parenthood. Stories from Bert Anderson have helped women across the globe through the Huffington Post, Today’s Parent, and on the Harry show. Whether weathering the first year of motherhood or walking through the later stages of motherhood, Bert has helped many continue to find herself while still in the throes of motherhood.  Matriarch Digital Media produces this and other podcasts that understand, encourage and uplift women.

Season 1 Episode 4: Ask For Help

August 6, 201913 min
This week, Bert discusses the difficulties of asking for help. She draws on her experience as well as her mother's experiences a s a military wife and mom. From mom guilt to the superwoman complex, Bert wants to help moms reconnect with themselves and maybe help rebuild and renew a lost sense of community among mothers.