The Mom Talks with... Angela van den Brink
On this lovely Sunday it’s time for a Q&A with mom of three Angela. This power lady decided to sell her webshop debabyboetiek.com to focus on her kids and to start her own vlog. You can have a peak into her life every Thursday on her YouTube channel. She also works as PR & Communication manager at the company of her soon to be husband Tijmen. Together with Tijmen and their three kids -Dj (8), Liz (4) Zoe(3)- Angela lives in Monickendam.
How would you describe your own personal style?
I think i don’t have 1 style. It’s the mood I wake up with.. 😛 I’d like to mix & match basic items with really outspoken shoe’s, jackets or prints.
Wat was your favorite maternity brand?
Of course H&M or asos.com and sometimes Zara. But most of all I did an hair elasticity between my button 😉 so I was wearing my own jeans during the pregnancy.
How would your friends describe you in 10 words?
Oh oh.. haha! I asked one of my best friends and she said: Funny – Super Mommy – loyal – ambitious – Crazy – busy bee – support – social – spontaneous – sweet –
How did you experience your pregnancies?
3 times, Very easy! just like giving birth’s. I think my body is made for pregnancies and giving birth.. The first time I give birth in 3 hours, the second time it only took 2 hours & the third time as well, all 3 in my own house 🙂 but 3 kids is enough.. hihi.
What was your pregnancy craving?
Definitely cracottes with cheese spread!
Did you change your beauty regime since you became a mom?
I don’t think my beauty regime has really changes. Except the makeup brands I used.
Did you do any reading during your pregnancy? What is the best pregnancy book?
Not really a book. I was more of the online sites for mommies, of course Pret-a-pregnant 😉 and magazines like Kek-Mama, fab mama etc
Can you describe the interior of the room of your Kid(s) in terms of style and theme? Are there any specific brands you used to decorate?
For Dj, white & Blue/Grey. His furniture is from Bopita. For Liz, Pink, pink & pink! And Zoe’s room is a bit more classic with beige/white stripes wallpaper and a lot of toys in every kid room!
Top 3 destinations to shop for your kid(s)
Zara, Mango & Vingino
Your favorite restaurant and what to order there?
A-Fusion Sushi & grill at Volendam Rock & roll sushi roll Yum!
Your favorite drink
Sauvignon blanc Wine or Moët ice in a glass
The best baby gift you got?
Bugaboo Donkey duo
What’s on your wishlist for your kids?
A bigggg Storage box for in the living that also matches with my interior.
The top 3 websites you visit on a daily basis
Facebook- Instagram- Youtube.
The top 3 Instagram accounts you follow.
Nikki Tutorial- Alesiaasta – Kimzolciakbiermann ( for an overdose American-Mommy glam)
What is your guilty pleasure?
Oops.. Music of Lil Kleine .. haha.
Which fashion mom you look at for inspiration?
I like the style of Maria Taylor.
What inspires you most in life and where do you find creativity?
Happiness & health. Creativity?… when I can’t sleep I’m thinking about new plans & ideas and write everything on my note book what is always on my night cabinet.
What keeps you relaxed in stressful times? Describe your ultimate Me-time moment.
When my home & wardrobe are cleaned up.. unfortunately with kids its impossible.. second me-time is going to a spa and relax for a day!
How do you stay healthy? Are there any beauty and lifestyle tips you would like to share?
Clean your face every night and use a good day/night creme on your face. Splash your face with cold cold water in the morning. And I can’t life without my highlighting powder from Bobbi Brown – Pink Glow
Which mom would you like to introduce for the next Prêt à pregnant talks with and why?
One of my best friends Monique Smit!
And last but not least…… Share the best tip for other mommies.
Plan a date night with your hubby every week or month!