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This is a true story.
They say becoming a mom changes you for life. One way you may not have anticipated is how quickly your life become about nursery rhymes, mom clubs, trips to the park and you have less and less time to social network and keep up with the latest media trends — at least in the very early stages of your new baby’s life. Below are media clues that you have been out of the loop since delivering your bab(ies) whether that was last year or 5 years ago:
You can’t pick Justin Bieber out in a line up…neither anyone from Young Hollywood …neither any of the Disney/Nickelodean actors turned pop star (Jonas/Selena Gomez/Miranda Cosgrove etc)
You are in your hotel gym during a business trip. An MTV commercial comes on for The RealWorld Las Vegas and you say to yourself, “hmmmm, so THAT show is still on?”
You only listen to talk radio, NPR and the news and traffic channels.
You don’t track trending topics on Twitter any longer OR you spend most of your social media time on LinkedIN rather than Twitter or Facebook. (But at least you’re on Twitter, right?)
You have not cracked a cover of any of the 24 magazines that make up your 2-year subscription of IN-STYLE magazine (and more than likely, your wardrobe selections are starting to show it)