This week we have an episode addressing a concern for ALL parents. We are discussing the issue of SLEEP! Yep, do you remember what that is? We are talking to Dr. Melisa Moore. Dr. Moore is a clinical psychologist in the sleep center at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and is board certified in behavioral […]
“I’m not anything special”: Why the world needs EVERY mom and EVERY child – Guest Sherrine Hayward. Episode 59.
I just got home from traveling to hear my nephew speak in church. He is embarking on an 18 month service mission for his church and was asked to speak before he begins. As I was about to listen to this 18 year old boy speak, I expected the depth of…well, an 18 year old […]
I feel like I have a split personality during the Christmas season. At the first of December I am Andy Williams singing,”It’s The Most Wonderful Time of the year.” I blast the Christmas tunes, pin every beautiful dish from Pinterest, and string lights on every wall in my house. By mid-December something changes in me. […]
YAY! We have so much to celebrate this week! We are celebrating our ONE YEAR ANNIVERSARY! We started this crazy podcast one year ago. We have loved learning from our many experts, laughing at our many mistakes and challenging ourselves to do better. We are so grateful for our amazing Mom Squad. You all continually […]
Herding Cats: Routine ideas that can help a mom’s craziest time of the day – Guest Whitney Archibald of “How She Moms”. Episode 54.
Mornings, after school, and bedtime— these are by far the hardest times for moms to navigate. Help is here, Mom Squad! On today’s show we bring you one of our favorite mom helpers out there: Whitney Archibald from “How She Moms” (www.howshemoms.com). If you are not familiar with her website, then just know that your […]
Loving Your Body NOW, Not After You Lose That 40 Pounds- Guest Amber Brueseke of Biceps After Babies. Episode 53
Does it seem right that when you have children you suddenly lose your sleep, your free time, your sanity and YOUR BODY? In my naive mind, I thought I would say good-bye to my pre-baby body for nine months while I was pregnant and then life would go back to normal. HA! I am still […]
I am a planner. When I am entering a new situation, I like to know what is happening, visualize the outcome and plan for all variables, So, needless to say when I was pregnant with my first child, I PLANNED. I read numerous parenting books and observed what other parents did (and of course, I […]
There is a scene in the Disney animated version of Robin Hood that often comes to mind. (Please watch it with your kids. It’s important to their development. And yours. I promise!) All of the characters are animated animals. Prince John and the Sheriff of Nottingham have just discovered that Robin Hood is at their […]
I honestly believe there were options for traits, talents and experiences that we could choose before we were born. I imagine one choice for potential parents was labeled “Spend Your Life Running Around Like a Chicken With Its Head Cut Off: Line Up Here.” Another was probably something like “Living With Purpose and Having Your […]
True story…one day, on a mom fail DAY, I allowed my sons to play video games for HOURS. Finally after I finished whatever project it was that had distracted me from paying attention to my boys, I told my boys to get off their devices. As soon as my boys got off, it was like […]
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- “I’m not anything special”: Why the world needs EVERY mom and EVERY child – Guest Sherrine Hayward. Episode 59.
- How To Get Organized For Christmas- Guest Kathi Lipp. Episode 58
- The Survival Guide For Grandparenting… How To Love It! – Guests Richard and Linda Eyre. Episode 57.
- The Family that GIVES together…Creating a family culture of service- Guest Merrilee Boyack. Episode 56
- It’s Our Anniversary! Beth, Andrea and Camille talk Turkey in this special episode. Episode 55