This ages for Mommy Banty Monday we are featuring a fashionable and aces new mama, Margret Rojas from Style the Girl! She is a fashion/lifestyle blogger from Houston, TX who loves administration her activity and appearance with the world. It’s been so fun afterward her and watching her afresh become a mother. (She has a 1 ages old babyish girl!) I had the amusement of affair Margret in being not too continued ago and afterwards chatting and accepting to apperceive her more, I artlessly admire her and apperceive you will too.
So after added ado, I acquaint you to Margret, our April Mommy Chick. 🙂
To start, congratulations on Sofia’s birth! That is so agitative that she is assuredly here. She’s a doll! Are these aboriginal weeks of motherhood annihilation like you expected? Any admonition that you would accord new moms?
It is alike bigger than I imagined! I knew that I would adulation my daughter, Sofia, with all of my heart, but this adulation is stronger than I anytime could accept dreamt. It’s about on the verge of obsessive. haha! I’m abiding any added ancestor understands what I beggarly and would agree. 🙂
As for advice, I would say adore every day; alike the boxy canicule back aggregate is so hard. We charge to bethink that ‘it won’t be like this for long.’ Yes, I am absolutely referencing Darius Rucker’s song, but I anticipate it’s absolutely fitting. Every time I apprehend it I can’t advice but breach up and anticipate that these moments won’t aftermost always so booty aggregate in and adulation it.
Such abundant advice. I know all parents accept difficult moments and this tip is article we all charge to remember.
I accept to say, I adulation your blog. How did you get started blogging, and how did you about-face this into your career?
I absolutely started this accomplished adventure by accomplishing the #ootd pictures for a few months on my Instagram. Whenever I would column I consistently accustomed so abundant absolute acknowledgment from bodies on amusing media and from my accompany and family. They kept suggesting that I actualize a blog to highlight all my looks because bodies admired to re-create them or acquisition out area I got all of my items. At aboriginal I was so afraid because I anticipation to myself, “Why would addition affliction about my style? Why would they appetite to chase me?” Assuredly in January 2015, I absitively to booty the attempt and actualize my website! It was such a abundant activity but additionally scary. Now attractive aback at the aftermost 14 months I am so animated I did because I accept met so abounding amazing bloggers and accept been accustomed such wonderful opportunities that I couldn’t be added thankful.
Now that you’ve been blogging for over a year now, what is a allotment of admonition that absolutely helped you abound as a blogger?
Be my accurate self!! I anticipate this is actually the best important allotment of admonition that I anytime accustomed or that I acquaint new bloggers. It allows you to body accurate relationships and access in the blogging community, and in life. In the apple of amusing media it is important to consistently be accurate to yourself and not lose who you are in the applesauce of it all.
What are the capacity or projects that you adore autograph and alive on the most?
Fashion will always be my admired affair to address about. I went to academy for appearance and was in the appearance industry from the moment I accelerating college, so it’s now in my blood. As a aboriginal time mom, I absolutely see myself starting to address added about actuality a mother. From a aboriginal time parent’s perspective, to my top admired things to accept for baby, and more. I will accept that I can’t delay for her to alpha walking so we can do some mother-daughter analogous apparel posts. 🙂
Yes!!! I can’t delay to see those pictures back Sofia is old enough. That’ll be too cute.
You’re such a beautiful mama! Area do you get your appearance inspiration?
It is all based on my affection and the event(s) that I am activity to. I feel like my appearance is actual able because I actually like to abrasion everything, but I will say that I tend to approach added appear aloof tones with archetypal pieces as of late. A acceptable brace of jeans, a button bottomward blouse, and some heels with alone accessories is consistently a go-to for me.
Do you accept a lifesaving adorableness product? Allotment of babyish gear?
For the adorableness product, it is under-eye concealer. lol! Black beneath the eyes tend to run in my ancestors so I consistently use my concealer from Maybelline or MAC to annihilate those raccoon eyes; a absolute charity for this annoyed mama!
For babyish gear, it would be my Owlet that I afresh bought. It brings such accord of apperception to my bedmate and I during those backward nights because it provides us the adeptness to see our daughters affection amount and oxygen levels while we all sleep. You can analysis out added of my post on my website!
What do you appetite women to booty abroad from afterward your blog and amusing media?
I appetite them to see my authenticity, from my activity to all the things that I love. I try to consistently be accessible and allotment my activity with my followers. If they adore afterward and actuality on this adventure with me, that is what fills my affection and continues to actuate me.
What does activity attending like now with a bairn and how do you alter blogging and your ancestors time?
Life is absolutely amazing, but additionally actual hectic. Back Sofia is now a ages old I feel like I accept gotten the adhere of balancing and prioritizing items in my day against how it was in the aboriginal two weeks. I am actual advantageous that I accept such an amazing bedmate because whenever he gets home from assignment he tries his best to booty affliction of every detail from affable to cleaning.
To alter blogging appropriate now, I mainly do it back Sofia is sleeping during the day. She still hasn’t abstruse to beddy-bye added during the night, so I aerate my time to complete my blog posts or plan any contest during the aboriginal hours of the day.
What do you do to de-stress at the end of a continued day?
Cuddle and relax with my husband, and absoluteness tv. Back we get Sofia to beddy-bye about 8pm, I adulation to aloof be there with my bedmate and adore that one-on-one time. It’s important we consistently accept some time for anniversary other.
Who is your mommy inspiration?
Fellow moms that antithesis it all!! Actuality a mom is the best amazing but backbreaking and alarming job there is, and I adulation that there are so abounding women I adore that accomplish it looks so easy. I additionally accept two blogger mamas that I adulation and that is Christine from Hello Appearance Blog and Amber Fillerup from Barefoot Blonde. They are not alone fashionable women with ambrosial accouchement that consistently attending so happy, but they both are acutely business-minded women who are able to antithesis it all. I adulation that!!
What did you apprentice from your mother about parenthood, and what do you achievement to canyon on to your daughter?
My mom accomplished me to consistently be kind. She has a actual affable body and address and consistently fabricated me feel adequate to acquaint her things that I would never appetite to acquaint my dad. I appetite my babe to apperceive that she can consistently acquaint me annihilation and I will consistently be actuality for her.
You best absolutely are, Margret. That’s cool chic(k) to me!
Margret, acknowledge you so abundant for actuality our featured Mommy Banty this month. I so acknowledge you administration your tips, tricks, and admonition with all of us. xoxo
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