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, […]

It’s time for “The Talk” with Brad Wilcox episode 21

      Brad Wilcox grew up in Provo, Utah except for childhood years spent in Ethiopia Africa.  He served his mission in Chile and later returned to that country to serve as a mission president for the LDS church.  Brad is a professor at Brigham Young University and the author of “Growing Up” and “Where […]

Championship Fathering with Carey Casey. Episode 20

This week on Family Looking Up we are exploring the topic of fathering with Carey Casey, CEO of the National Center for Fathering (NCF).  Carey is the author of Championship Fathering: How to Win at Being a Dad and its sequel, Championship Grandfathering: How to Build a Winning Legacy.  He was also general editor of […]

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 […]

#socialmedia with Collin Kartchner

    Social media is full of the good, the bad, and some ugly.  Today we talk with Instagram Power Influencer Collin Kartchner about the effects that social media may be having on you and your children.   In an ever advancing world we may struggle to keep up with everything happening on social media. […]