Jaki Milakovic

Avatar
29 POSTS 0 COMMENTS
Jaki is new to AMB and is honored to be given a chance to share her thoughts and stories with others. An HR Generalist turned stay at home mom, she now spends her days trying to be the best mother to her daughter, Madi (4/2017) and 3 crazy pups, while squeezing in relationship time with her husband, Zane. 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, and writing about her adventures. Check out her blog at https://medium.com/nerdy-together

Finding My Purpose Again After Becoming A Mom

Finding My Purpose Again After Becoming A Mom What is our purpose? That's a pretty deep question that I'm sure we've asked ourselves more than once. Those of us who are decisive and quick have...

Becoming A One Car Family

Becoming A One Car Family I know that I've always been lucky when it came to a set of wheels. My parents bought me my first car at 18. When my husband and I got...

The Fifth Trimester – Explanation & Tips!

The Fifth Trimester - Explanation & Tips! The fifth trimester. You thought there were only three? My dear friend you were woefully misinformed. Once you've had your little bundle of joy you get to experience the...

One Mom’s Guide To Alternative Milk

One Mom's Guide To Alternative Milk I'm sure you've heard about the variety of milk options that are now out there. A sharp rise in veganism, dairy intolerance, and preference in taste has had people...

Changing Our Holiday Traditions

Changing Our Holiday Traditions I turned to my parents, who were visiting, and asked them what they wanted for breakfast. My dad was playing with his granddaughter, Madi, and said that he didn't want me...

Where To Find Vegan Treats For Christmas (Or Any Time Of The Year)

Where To Find Vegan Treats For Christmas (Or Any Time Of The Year) Christmas is quickly approaching (WHAT!?! Wasn't it just Halloween?). There has been a rise of vegans in the last couple of years and...

Getting Tattooed As A Mom

Getting Tattooed As A Mom Becoming a mother is one of those occasions that many of us want to share with the entire world. There are mamas who buy those amazing 'Mama Bear' shirts, moms...

Why I Will Keep My Kid Rear Facing For As Long As Possible

Why I Will Keep My Kid Rear Facing For As Long As Possible The AAP (American Association of Pediatrics) has updated their car seat safety guidelines this year. You can read the full article here. The...

My Rainbow Baby Journey

My Rainbow Baby Journey I lay in the hospital bed after my surgery and looked over at my doctor. "How are you feeling?" She asked me, lifting my gown to check my incisions. "Ok, not in any...

My Grandmother Changed My World

My Grandmother Changed My World My grandmother passed away on February 16, 2013. I remember the early morning phone call, the pain in my mother's voice, and how I cried for days. This strong, protective,...

Be An Austin Mom Insider

Connecting moms online, as well as offline
through our robust events.