Jaki Milakovic

Jaki was a mom working the HR field turned to stay at home mom for two years, turned back to working mom. She now spends her days trying to be the best mother to her daughters, Madi (4/2017) and Gwen (5/2019), while squeezing in relationship time with her husband, Zane. Their 3 rescued pups complete the crazy family. Together they live right on the border of Austin & Pflugerville. She loves Harry Potter, sci-fi, Disney, hiking, binge reading, playing video games, being a vegan foodie, traveling, learning more about the HR field, and writing about her adventures. Check out her blog at https://medium.com/nerdy-together

Why Does Everything Fall Apart When Mom Is Sick?

Let’s be honest. While our spouses are amazing and offer to help out when mom falls sick the entire household comes to a grinding standstill. No matter how hard our significant others try to...

Why We Are Breaking With Tradition

  “We’ve always done it this way.” That sentence always makes me stop in my tracks. Growing up, I never questioned when someone would say that girls and boys should act a certain way. I...

My Top 5 Nursing Bras

I’ve been wearing a bra since I was 13 years old. I’m not bragging, being one of those well-endowed females has its ups and downs. At the time, I truly hated having to wear...


Sisterhood is powerful. There are two types of sisterhoods, those that are created when sisters are in the same family and those that are created when a friend becomes family. While I have a...

Going Back To Work After Being a SAHM For 2 Years…

I just gave birth to a tiny human three months ago (in May), and I'll be starting a job in two weeks. So I guess technically I'll be going back to work with a...

Best Bagels In Austin

Craving an authentic New York style bagel? Need to get your schmear on? Check out the four phenomenal bagel shops below. You're going to want to show up hungry so that you can partake...

Tips For Leaving The House With A Toddler & Newborn

I thought I knew what I was doing the first time I ventured out to a doctor's appointment with my newborn and my toddler. I. Did. Not. During the doctor's appointment it was made...

I’ll Miss Being Pregnant

Pregnancy is different for everyone. I've read comments from people who absolutely loved their entire pregnancy, others who only enjoyed the third trimester, others still who loathed the entire experience, but loved the outcome...

My Postpartum Anxiety

Having my daughter was the best thing that had ever happened to me. Then postpartum anxiety took hold and withdrew me into a world of constant panic, trouble sleeping, and restlessness. I hadn't realized...

We Bought a Bigger Home….Then Backed Out

I told my husband, Zane, that we were pregnant with kiddo number two. After his initial happiness he looked me right in the eye and said, "We need a bigger house." Personally I didn't agree....

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