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Porn-Proofing Our Kids – Guest Kristen Jenson. Episode 19

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 ProtectYoungMinds.org, a website dedicated to helping parents empower their kids to reject pornography. Recently, she was invited […]

#socialmedia with Guest Collin Kartchner. Episode 17

    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. […]

Living a Creative Life – Guest 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, […]

Teaching Your Teen: The Two Crucial Concepts of Esteem and Control – Guest Dr. Laura Padilla-Walker. Episode 14

Our conversation this week was with Doctor Laura Padilla-Walker.  Dr. Padilla-Walker is a professor in the  School of Family Life and the Associate Dean of the College of Family Home and Social Sciences at Brigham Young University. Her research focuses on the influence of parenting and media on adolescents’ positive and moral development. She teaches […]

Do Good. Be Kind. – Guest 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, […]