Creating Highlights With Our Kids – Guest Rachel Nielson

Rachel is a mother of two miracle babies via adoption and IVF, a former high school English teacher, and a podcaster at 3 in 30 Takeaways for Moms.  This week we had a conversation about resisting the need to constantly entertain our children, but instead creating special “highlights” with them.   Here is what we discussed […]

How To Help Siblings Get Along with Dr. James Crist Episode 23

This week we had a great conversation about sibling rivalry with Dr. James Crist.  Dr. Crist is the Clinical Director of the Child and Family Counseling Center in Woodbridge, Virginia  He has worked with the center since 1990. As a Licensed Clinical Psychologist, he works with a wide variety of clients, including children, adolescents, adults, […]

Porn-Proofing Our Kids with guest Kristen Jenson

This week we are talking to Kristen Jenson.  Kristen is the author of the Good Pictures Bad Pictures series of read-aloud books including the best-selling Good Pictures Bad Pictures: Porn-Proofing Today’s Young Kids. She is the founder of, a website dedicated to helping parents empower their kids to reject pornography. Recently, she was invited […]

Getting Your Kids To Sleep — With Dr. Melisa Moore

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 […]

Living a Creative Life with Angela Ferrari Episode 16

Today we are talking to Angela Ferrari.  Angela grew up in the mountains of western Maine.  Living in a rural setting, she developed a talent for finding creative ways to play and captivate her imagination.  She is a talented writer, illustrator and produces the Story Spectacular Podcast.   Her Story Spectacular podcast is filled with stories, […]

Do Good. Be Kind. with Chris Kurtz Episode 13

For years as a business consultant, Chris was putting the signature, “Do Good. Be Great.” on his email signature.  One day, he received the dreaded call from his son’s school saying his son had been bullied.  As he thought about the struggles in our world and specifically the struggles in his son’s life, he thought, […]