MomTalkRadio's Podcast
Mom Talk Radio is the first radio talk show dedicated to real-life moms. Hosted by Maria Bailey, author, founder of MomTV.com, co-founder of BlueSuitMom.com and mother of four active kids. Each week Maria tackles issues important to moms, featuring expert guests with real-life answers on topics from health and safety to food and finances, and everything in between.

This week on Mom Talk Radio Guest host Michelle Jerson talks to Joseph Nuñez, from Club Med about the family property, Club Med Sandpiper Bay. Marshall Stevenson, owner of The New York Beer and Brewery Tour shares what it's like being a dad to a toddler in NYC. Maria Bailey talks to Beech-Nut Baby Food Ambassador, Erin Hill about getting babies started on solids. Andrea Khoury of Housewives in the City chats about entrepreneurship and being a mom.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_09-16-18.mp3
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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Sarah Clark, author of Fabulously Fertile – Superchard Your Fertility Naturally, Fabulously Fertile Cookbook, Fertility Preparation Program, and host of the Get Pregnant Naturally Podcast, shares tips for improving your fertility with food. Spotlight on Moms features Francielle Daly of FullTimeMom.com. Alyce Desrosiers, clinical social worker, founder of Chirp Connecting Families and Nannies, and author of The Nanny Manual, shares tips for finding a nanny right for your family. Omari Crump, Sr., author and illustrator, talks starting businesses with your kids. Ann Marie Buerkle, acting chairman of the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, shares tips for summertime pool safety.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_06-17-18.mp3
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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Debbie Rebber, author of Differently Wired: Raising an Exceptional Child in a Conventional World, shares her experience and tips for raising “Differently Wired” kids. Spotlight on Moms features Eloise Gagnon of LideByEloise.com. Meg Maguire, author of Perfectly Maggie®: A Sleepytime Story, shares how parents can enrich their children’s self-esteem with Perfectly Maggie. Mindfulness expert and author of Life Falls Apart, but You Don’t Have To: Mindful Methods for Staying Calm In the Midst of Chaos, Julie Potiker, shares tips for “unhooking” parenting. Sarah Walters from Greater’s Ice Cream, shares tips for celebrating National Ice Cream Month.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_06-10-18.mp3
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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Laura Jean Baker, author of The Motherhood Affidavits, shares her experiences in motherhood and addiction to childbearing. Spotlight on Moms features Ruthy Kirwan of PercolateKitchen.com. Dr. Mike Scheeringa, author of They’ll Never Be The Same: A Parent’s Guide to PTSD in Youth and Treating PTSD in Preschoolers: A Clinical Guide, shares what adults in children’s lives need to know about PTSD. Rhonda Nelson, wife of Lead Singer/Bassist Wayne Nelson of Little River Band, talks the importance of teaching your children to respect the ocean and preventing plastic polution. Scott Weatherford, Director of Safety and Compliance at Blossman Gas, shares safety tips for summer grilling.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_06-03-18.mp3
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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Linda Rivard, creator of Pediatric Oncology Survivors in Transition (P.O.S.T.), shares late effects that childhood cancer survivors may face. Spotlight on Moms features Ivy Boyter of SAHMPlus.com. Titania Jordan, Chief Parenting Officer at Bark.us, talks dangerous text slang parents should know, secret apps your kids might be using, and more. Chris Harris, author of I’m Just No Good At Rhyming: And Other Nonsense for Mischievous Kids and Immature Grown-Ups, shares how he went from television writer to poetry author. Dr. Tanya Altmann, best-selling author and leading pediatrician, shares why we’re seeing an increase of allergies and asthma among children today and tips for promoting gut health.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_05-20-18.mp3
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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Maria Lianos-Carbone, author of Oh Baby! A Mom’s Self-Care Survival Guide for the First Year, shares the importance of self-care and managing mom pressures. Spotlight on Moms features Jennifer Buteau of FoodAllergyBuzz.com. Whitney Ellenby, author of Autism Uncensored, shares how a community can truly support those impacted by autism. Timolin Langin, author of Mind Over Money: How to Live Like a Millionaire on Any Budget, shares why parents should change their spending habits for their children. Hilarie Gamm, author of Billions Lost: The American Tech Crisis and The Road Map to Change, shares why it is unwise to view any social media network as a “safe place.”

Direct download: Mom_Talk_05-13-18.mp3
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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Lynn Brunelle, author of Turn This Book Into a Beehive, shares the importance of bees to our environment. Spotlight on Moms features Crystal Stine of CrystalStine.me. Jillian Parsons and Allison Baerken, author of Say No to Placenta Pics, share how their partnership began. Sarah Menkedick, author of Homing Instincts: Early Motherhood on a Midwestern Farm, shares her newest book. Daphne Adler, author of Debunking the Bump: What the Data Really Says About Pregnancy’s 165 Biggest Risks and Myths, shares how researching for her book impacted her own pregnancy.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_05-06-18.mp3
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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Lia Lombara, co-founder of Colby Davis of Boston, shares more about her collaboration between mother and daughters. Spotlight on Moms features Nikki Stephens of TheMommyMyWay.com. Nik Halik, author of 5 Day Weekend: Freedom to Make Your Life and Work Rich with Purpose, shares tips for making money and gaining freedom. Dr. Jamie Koufman, author of Acid Reflux in Children: How Healthy Eating Can Fix Your Child’s Asthma, Allergies, Obesity, Nasal Congestion, Cough & Croup, shares how to tell if your child is suffering from reflux or seasonal allergies. Alissa Marquess, author of Bounceback Parenting: A Field Guide for Creating Connection, Not Perfection, shares how to turn around a bad day.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_04-29-18.mp3
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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Jena Pincott, author of Wits Guts Grit: All-Natural Biohacks for Raising Smart, Resilient Kids, shares tips for building resilience in kids. Spotlight on Moms features Nicole Thibault of MagicalStoryBookTravels.com. Erin Odom, founder of The Humbled Homemaker, shares tips for living well on a budget. Dr. Kate Lund, author of Bounce: Help Your Child Build Risiliece and Thrive in School, Sports and Life, talks the importance of managing a challenge. Dr. Scott Shamblott, general dentist and founder of Shamblott Family Dentistry, shares ways to overcome your fear of the dentist.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_04-22-18.mp3
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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Dayna Kurtz, LMSW, CPT, author of Mother Matters: A Practical Guide to Being a Happy, Healthy Mom, shares talks prioritizing mothercare. Spotlight on Moms features Darlene Dee of BabyCostsMoney.com. Darrell Kelley, author of The Book of UWGEAM, shares the best ways to practice random acts of kindness. Dr. Liz Matheis, co-founder of Psychological & Educational Consulting, talks screens, phones and technology. Darla DeMorrow, author of Organizing Your Home with SORT and SUCCEED, talks making lasting changes in organizing your home.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_04-15-18.mp3
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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Angela Santomero, Blues Clues Co-Creator, Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood Creator and author of Preschool Clues: Raising Smart, Inspired, and Engaged Kids in a Screen-Filled World, shares tips for overcoming early childhood hurdles. Spotlight on Moms features Christy Emanuel of StainedWithStyle.com. Sarah Mackenzie, author of The Read-Aloud Family: Making Meaningful and Lasting Connections with Your Kids, shares the benefits of reading aloud to your kids. Angela Cuff, author of What a Tragedy, shares how travel fuels the soul.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_04-08-18.mp3
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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Alise McGregor, founder of Little Newtons, shares why pre-school learning is crucial to children’s success. Spotlight on Moms features Janelle Robinson of ABreak4Mommy.com. Dr. Brad Jennings, board certified orthodontist, talks the basics of braces. Caroline Makepeace, co-founder of YTravelBlog.com, shares the worst years to travel with children. Frances Largeman-Roth, RDN, nationally recognized health expert and author of Eating In Color: Delicious, Healthy Recipes for You and Your Family, shares tips for getting your picky eater to eat.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_04-01-18.mp3
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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Dr. Warren Farrell, author of The Boys Crisis, shares what the boys crisis looks like and how parents can help their sons avoid falling into these kinds of problems. Spotlight on Moms features Kilee Driggers of YouTube.com/KileeRainbow. Kendra Hennessy, founder of Mother Like a Boss, shares the secret behind cleaning routines. Al Zdenek, founder of Traust Sollus Wealth Management, shares the most common reasons couples fight about money and how they can avoid these fights. Amy Parker, author of Night, Night Jungle, talks about her new book.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_03-25-18.mp3
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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Rachel Simmons, author of Enough As She Is: How to Help Girls Move Beyond Impossible Standards of Success to Live Healthy, Happy, and Fulfilling Lives, shares how our culture’s message to girls that they can achieve anything has become such a burden to succeed at everything. Dr. Dina Rose, author of It’s Not about the Broccoli: Three Habits to Teach Your Kids for a Lifetime of Healthy Eating, shares how nutrition is irrelevant when feeding kids, among other tips. Jennifer Schriber, author of From Mac & Cheese to Veggies, Please, shares why picky eating is more than just a nuisance. Daria Best LCSW, MS. Ed, shares lesser known signs of anxiety.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_03-18-18.mp3
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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Dr. Jamie Reynolds, Orthodontist and author of World Class Smiles Made in Detroit,” shares the dangers of DIY orthodontics. Spotlight on Moms features Francesca Villardi of TreadmillTreats.com and PerfectlyOrganizedByFrancesca.com. Dr. Kurt Newman, CEO of Children’s National Medical Center, shares 7 tips to help parents get the best care for their children. Laura Swartz, Certified Sleep Consultant and founder of Sleep Buddy, talks kids and sleep. Debra Meehl, founder of the Meehl Foundation, talks radical acceptance.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_03-11-18.mp3
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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Dr. Jennifer Mieres and Dr. Stacey Ellyn Rosen, experts in cardiovascular disease, share Size S.T.E.P.S. in Six Weeks for Heart Healthy Living. Spotlight on Moms features Amber Mamian of GlobalMunchkins.com. Ken Dolan-Del Vecchio, author, speaker, family therapist and founder of GreenGate Leadership, talks about protecting our children from predators. Omari Crump, Sr., co-author of The Jungle Rescue, shares tips for prioritizing time for your kids. Dr. Gary Small, author of Snap!: Change Your Personality in 30 Days, shares how to protect yourself against your own personality flaws.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_03-04-18.mp3
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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Dr. Susan W. Jones, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at Virginia Treatment Center for Children, shares tips for parents to help kids learn from the #MeToo movement. Spotlight on Moms features Elizabeth Heath of SuperSavingMoms.com. Michelle Gale, author of Mindful Parenting in a Messy World, talks mindfulness and embracing the messiness of our lives. Julie Komanetsky, VP of Patient and Family Services at the National Children’s Cancer Society, shares information about childhood cancer and how NCCS supports these warriors of childhood cancer. Young adult fiction author, Steve Simpson, shares how verbal abuse can be deadlier than physical abuse.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_02-25-18.mp3
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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Brett Wagner, author of Lies We Tell Our Kids, talks about the not-so-great generational parenting tactic of lying to your child for the greater good. Spotlight on Moms features Jennifer Weedon Palazzo of MomCaveTV.com. Alise McGregor, founder of Little Newtons, shares why preschool learning is crucial to the success of children. Windy City Nanny, Florence Ann Romano, shares tips for responding to bad behavior, not reacting. Full time actor and commercial model, Aaron Marcus, shares tips for getting kids started in the industry.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_02-18-18.mp3
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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Julia Cook, author of Uniquely Wired: A Book About Autism and Its Gifts, shares 3 things parents and teachers need to know about autism. Spotlight on Moms features Jennifer Buteau of FoodAllergyBuzz.com. Timolin Langin, author of Mind Over Money: How to Live Like a Millionaire on Any Budget, shares tips for talking to your kids about money. Andrew Borsellino, co-founder, director of operations and strength conditioning coach at Precision Sports Performance, shares tips for athletes at all levels.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_02-11-18.mp3
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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Dr. Kevin Leman, author of Making Children Mind Without Losing Yours, shares his #1 strategy for making kids mind. Spotlight on Moms features Michelle Hancock of ModernMomLife.com. Charlotte Benson of the Beyond Batten Disease Foundation, shares tips about talking to your kids about sibling illness. Jerry Bola, creator of Martial Art Extreme, shares how martial arts training helps kids stand up to bullies even without throwing a punch. Laurie Arron, founder and CEO of Family Movie Journal, shares the top things families do together for quality time.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_02-04-18.mp3
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This week on Mom Talk Radio, catalyst coach, Kristiane Cates, talks common car seat installation errors and keeping your kids safe on the road. Spotlight on Moms features Susanna Barbee of ZealousMom.com. Author of Rethinking School: How to Take Charge of Your Child’s Education, Susan Wise Bauer, talks responding to learning differences, maturity differences, toxic classroom environments, and giftedness. Alan Hall, senior analyst at the Socionomics Institute, shares the connection between baby names and the country’s social mood. Shellie Bailey-Shah, founder and editor of KidTripster.com, shares the top 10 family destinations for 2018.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_01-28-18.mp3
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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Holly Reid, Certified Public Accountant and author, shares tips for teaching your children good money habits. Spotlight on Moms features Instagrammer Amanda Johnson @JourneysWithTheJohnsons. Molly Caro May, author of Body Full of Stars: Female Rage and My Passage Into Motherhood, talks anger, hormones and motherhood. Bonnie Schinagle, special education lawyer, talks protections for kids with disabilities in education. Sheryl O’Loughlin, CEO of REBBL, and author of Killing It! An Entrepreneur’s Guide to Keeping Your Head Without Losing Your Heart, shares tips for flourishing in business.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_01-21-18.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:48am EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Dr. Ed Carlton, author of The Answer, talks using neurofeedback to treat brain-based disorders and having smoother mornings with your ADD kids. Spotlight on Moms features Kathy King of MrsKathyKing.com. Financial advisor with Northwestern Mutual, Maribel Zisch, shares how mothers can instill financial confidence in their daughters. Neale Godfrey, #1 NYT best-seling author, talks dealing with mom guilt. Dr. Kecia Gaither, double board-certified physician in OB-GYN and maternal health, talks health for mom and baby.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_01-14-18.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:32am EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, James Patterson, author of Big Words for Little Geniuses, shares the “gobbledygook” contained in his newest book for kids. Spotlight on Moms features Keriann Wilmot of ToyQueen.com. Kathy Chlan, author of Maternally Challenged: How My Special Needs Son Taught Me to Sack Up & Laugh, shares what being a special needs mom has taught her. Dr. Alex McFarland, author of Stand Strong in Your Faith: Live What You Believe with Confidence and Passion, shares 5 Skills That Will Ensure Success in College - And Later in Life. Staci Gerardi of NovemberSunflower.com talks journaling.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_01-07-18.mp3
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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Lynette Guastaferro, Executive Director of Teaching Matters, shares why children should be exposed to books above their reading level. Spotlight on Moms features Jennifer Bronsnick of TheMindfulFamily.com. Julie Broad, best selling author and entrepreneur, shares tips for writing a book. Robert Martin, co-author of SuperClara – a Young Girl’s Story of Cancer, Bravery and Courage, shares tips for grandparents to build a closer relationship with their grandkids. Sarah Janssen, senior editor of The World Almanac and Book of Facts and The World Almanac for Kids, shares a 2017 recap.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_12-31-17.mp3
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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Dr. William Sears and Erin Sears Basile, Co-Authors of Dr. Sears T5 Wellness Plan, share tips for getting through flu season. Spotlight on Moms features Jackie Leverton of TotOnThePot.com. Dr. Jay Rabinowitz, author of Cute Kidbits: Funny Converstations Kids Share with Their Pediatrician, shares funny encounters and tips for trips to the pediatrician. Patty Wipfler, author of LISTEN: Five Simple Tools to Meet Your Everyday Parenting Challenges, shares tips for family wellbeing. Devorah Blachor, author of The Feminist’s Guide to Raising a Little Princess: How to Raise a Girl Who’s Authentic, Joyful, and Fearless – Even If She Refuses to Wear Anything but a Pink Tutu, shares her inspiration for her book and what she hopes readers will take away.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_12-24-17.mp3
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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Emily Ley, creator of the Simplified Planner®, shares tips for living intentionally. Spotlight on Moms features Susanna Barbee of ZealousMom.com. Liz Wiess, the voice behind the family food podcast and blog, Liz’s Healthy Table, shares why family mealtime is so important. Hilary Hendershott, creator of Profit Boss Live, shares why having a good relationship with money is so important to overall health and quality of life. Katherine Firestone, founder of the Fireborn Institute, shares why the holiday season is a great time to teach kids empathy.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_12-17-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:15am EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, associate professor at University of Calgary in Alberta, Canada, Dr. Dawn Kingston, talks about the most important prenatal health screening you are not getting. Spotlight on Moms features Jenny Albertson of RunningOnLife.com. Faith Collins, author of Joyful Toddlers and Preschoolers: Create a Life that You and Your Child Both Love, shares 4 effective tips to help parents keep their cool during meltdowns. Author of Through Your Eyes: My Child’s Gift to Me, Ainsley Earhardt, shares how having a child has taught her to see the wonder in the small things. Michele Hutchison, co-author of The Happiest in the World: How Dutch Parents Help Their Kids (and Themselves) by Doing Less, talks work-life balance.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_12-10-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:14am EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, author of Sunday Suppers: Simple, Delicious Menus for Family Gatherings, shares what makes a great Sunday Supper. Spotlight on Moms features Gwendolyn Mulholland or FindingSanityInOurCrazyLife.com. Jennifer Irwin, author of A Dress the Color of the Sky, shares what inspired her to write. Host of the world’s first vegan TV series, Plant-Based by Nafsika, Nafsika Antypas, shares tips for new and veteran vegans during the holidays. Author of Rise and Shine: Better Breakfasts for Busy Mornings, Katie Sullivan Morford, shares what makes a good, healthy breakfast.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_12-03-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:27am EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, writer and producer, Caytha Jentis, shares her latest project: “The Other F Word.” Spotlight on Moms features Keala Lang of RecipeForASweetLife.com. Erika Katz, parenting expert and author of Coach Parenting: Raising Teenagers with Advice From Pro Football’s Greatest Head Coaches, shares tips from her new book. Dr. Jamie Koufman, author of Acid Reflux in Children: How Healthy Eating Can Fix Your Child’s Asthma, Allergies, Obesity, Nasal Congestion Cough & Croup, talks the link between diet and health. Denise Stern, CEO of Let Mommy Sleep, talks newborn care.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_11-26-17.mp3
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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Lisa Druxman, founder of FIT4MOM and author of The Empowered Mama, shares tips about putting on your own oxygen mask first. Spotlight on Moms features McKenzie Guymon of GirlLovesGlam.com. Stacey Tisdale, financial expert and author of The True Cost of Happiness: The Real Story Behind Managing Your Money, shares the new rules for raising money smart kids. Suzanne Brown, author of Mompowerment: Insights from Successful Professional Part-time Working Moms Who Balance Career and Family, talks career models. Gregg Murset, co-founder and CEO of BusyKid, shares tips for preparing kids for adult responsibilities.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_11-19-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:34am EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Sid Garza-Hillman, podcaster and YouTuber and author of Approaching the Natural: A Health Manifesto, shares his approach for healthy and happy families. Spotlight on Moms features Carrie Lindsey of Carrieelle.com. Hal Runkel, LMFT, author of ScreamFree Parenting, shares tips for parenting in the age of mobile devices and social media. Julie Cole, Co-Founder of Mabel’s Labels, shares tips for managing mom guilt and advice for budding entrepreneurs. Frances Largeman-Roth, RDN, nationally recognized health expert and author of Eating In Color: Delicious, Healthy Recipes for You and Your Family, shares tips for getting your picky eater to eat.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_11-12-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:05am EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, The Cowboy Philosopher and author of The Legacy Letters, Carew Papritz, shares how the holidays are a great opportunity for parents to teach their kids crucial literacy skills. Spotlight on Moms features Keitha Dendy of HomeMadeLuxe.com and BajanTexan.com. Daisy Yuhas from Redbox talks a recipe for a successful movie play date. Katherine Ludwig, co-author of Humility Is the New Smart: Rethinking Human Excellence in the Smart Machine Age, shares what we know about the changing nature of work and how it will impact today’s kids. Emma Johnson, author of The Kickass Single Mom: Be Financially Independent, Discover Your Sexiest Self, and Raise Fabulous, Happy Children, shares how to break out of the single mom poverty mind set.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_10-29-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:21am EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Danielle Matthew, author of The Empowered Child: How to Help Your Child Cope, Communicate, and Conquer Bullying, shares warning signs that your child is being bullied. Spotlight on Moms features Seanna Thomas of Nutritionnaire.com. Dr. Jody A. Dean, clinical psychologist and author of Roxie the Doxie Finds Her Forever Home, talks having an open conversation between caregivers and children about change. Katie Linendoll, Emmy Award winning TV personality, writer and text expert, shares ways to engage kids in STEM technology. Dr. Robert Melillo, clinician, professor, brain researcher and bestselling author, shares 5 back to school behavioral warning signs.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_10-15-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00pm EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Spotlight on Moms features Staci Gerardi of NovemberSunflower.com. Allen Klein, author of Secrets Kids Know…That Adults Oughta Learn: Enrich Your Life by Viewing It Through the Eyes of a Child, shares some secrets from the book. Margaret Reilly McDonnell, Director of the United Nations Foundation’s Nothing But Nets campaign, shares how families can get involved. Dr. Jonathan E. Romain, board-certified clinical neuropsychologist, shares tips to manage test-taking anxiety. Sheryl O’Loughlin, CEO of REBBL, and author of Killing It! An Entrepreneur’s Guide to Keeping Your Head Without Losing Your Heart, shares tips for flourishing in business.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_10-08-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:17am EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Kate Lund, author of Bounce: Help Your Child Build Resilience and Thrive in School, Sports, and Life, shares how building resilience helps kids manage bullying. Spotlight on Moms features Jennifer Pesetsky of Coaching4Moms.com. Dr. Ann Shiebert, creator of Preemptive Parenting, shares what it means and how it works. Laurie Wolk, author of Girls Just Want to Have Likes: How to Raise Conficent Girls in the Face of Social Media Madness, shares how parents can talk to kids about their social media. David Essel, M.S., author of Positive Thinking Will Never Change Your Life But This Book Will! The Myth of Positive Thinking the Reality of Success, shares how moms can teach their teens/preteens how to express their emotions more.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_10-01-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:14am EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, seasoned entrepreneur, Ruby Mabry, talks moments of inspiration to get you through dark times. Spotlight on Moms features Kristen Chase of CoolMomTech.com. Catherine Middlebrooks, founder of brb Yoga, shares information about pelvic floor health. Jennifer House, author of The Parent’s Guide to Baby-Led Weaning, shares tips for baby-led weaning. Sheryl O’Loughlin, CEO of REBBL, and author of Killing It! An Entrepreneur’s Guide to Keeping Your Head Without Losing Your Heart, shares tips for flourishing in business.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_09-24-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:56pm EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Randi Zinn, author of Going Beyond Mom: How To Activate Your Mind, Body & Business After Baby, shares tips for establishing life “Beyond Mom.” Spotlight on Moms features Sarah Ockwell-Smith, author of Gentle Discipline. Christopher Taylor, author and creator of Back to Basics: Tayoloring Your Teen for Success, shares tips for communicating with your teen. Strength and conditioning coach, Sarah Wells, shares tips for exercising through pregnancy. Marital and family law attorney, Stacy Beaulieu-Fawcett, shares tips for protecting children when facing divorce.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_09-03-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:40am EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Mike and Heather Spohr, authors of The Toddler Survival Guide: Complete Protection from the Whiny Unfed, shares how toddlers are similar to zombies. Spotlight on Moms features Cindy Simmons of SurvivingMommy.com. Sheryl Hill of DepartSmart.org shares tips for protecting yourself abroad. Creator of Raised Real, Dr. Michelle Davenport, busts myths about organic baby food pouches. Michel Pascal, author of Meditation for Daily Stress, shares how short meditations can help better control your thoughts.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_08-27-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:33pm EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Harlan Cohen, author of The Naked Roommate: And 107 Other Issues You Might Run Into in College, shares 7 money “must-dos” for college students and parents. Spotlight on Moms features Jen Hatmaker, author of Of Mess and Moxie: Wrangling Delight Out of This Wild and Glorious Life, who shares from her newest book. Dr. Thomas Armstrong, author of The Myth of the ADHD Child, Revised Edition: 101 Ways to Improve Your Child’s Behaviour and Attention Span Without Drugs, Labels or Coercion, shares talks ADHD. Dr. Cara Natterson, author of Guy Stuff: The Body Book for Boys, shares the biggest obstacle in getting boys to talk about their changing bodies and puberty. Heather Chauvin of the podcast Mom Is In Control, talks about banning the words “selfish” and “guilt.”

Direct download: Mom_Talk_08-20-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:31pm EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Dr. Catherine Pearlman, author of IGNORE IT!, shares why parents shouldn’t negotiate with kids. Spotlight on Moms features Jen Hardy of TheSickMomsGuide.com. Kathy Walsh, author of I’m a Little Yogi, shares tips for mindful parenting. Andrew Solomon, author of Far From the Tree Young Adults Edition, shares some of his favorite family stories. Steve Kardian, author of The New Superpower for Women, shares the value of having a blueprint.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_08-06-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:42am EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Clinician and Educator, Dr. Jeffrey Phillips, shares tips for parents of infants with reflux. Spotlight on Moms features Jennifer Bronsnick of TheMindfulFamily.com. Keya Williams, Yoga Lifestyle Consultant, shares how yoga can help manage mom stress. Dr. Paul Offit, Director of the Vaccine Education Center at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, shares vaccines recommended for teens.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_07-23-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:47am EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Karleen Tauszik, author of When I Grow Up, I Want To Be…, shares how to help children remember their unique talents and interests, enabling them to make better career choices as adults. Spotlight on Moms features Anne-Sophie Sayman of GetNewToothbrush.com. Dr. Ali Domar, author of Finding Calm for the Expectant Mom, shares tips for finding calm in pregnancy. Vicki Hoefle, author of Parenting as Partners, shares common pitfals couples face when it comes to parenting. Jennifer Fondiller, Dean of Enrollment Management at Barnard, shares tips for making the most of college tours.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_07-16-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:33pm EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Dr. Karen Rayne, author of Help Your Kids with Adolescence, shares tips covered in her new book. Spotlight on Moms features Jen Riday of JenRiday.com. Dr. Ken Redcross, founder of Redcross Concierge, shares risk factors and symptoms of strokes. Suzy Giordano, co-author of The Baby Sleep Solution, shares tips for sleep training. Speaker and author, Tara McClary Reeves, talks about her new book My Dad: American Hero.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_07-09-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:49am EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Right Voice Facilitator, Sylvia Puentes, talks how raising kids to learn to express themselves at an early age helps them later in life. Spotlight on Moms features Kayla Berg of KaylaBerg.com. Author and Illustrator, Jess Volinski, shares how creativity can build self-confidence in girls. Kari Wagner-Peck, author of Not Always Happy, shares how far love and confidence go when raising children.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_07-02-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:32am EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Eirene Heidelberger, founder of GITmom, shares 5 tips for treveling with kids this summer. Spotlight on Moms features Toye Releford-Penny of so7health.com. Injury Prevention Specialist at Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital, Jennifer Hoekstra, shares tips for safely kicking off summer. The Windy City Nanny, Florence Ann Romano, shares tips for ditching the devices and prioritizing play this summer. Ann Marie Buerkle, acting chairman of the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, shares tips for summertime pool safety.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_06-18-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:19pm EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Danny Ruderman, one of America’s premier College Admissions Counselors, shares tips for what families should be doing in the summer for college applications. Spotlight on Moms features Lacey Noland of LouTimesTwo.com. Dr. Segal, co-founder  of Segal Institute for Clinical Research, shares information about a new therapy for autism. David Montesano, author of Brand U: 4 Steps to the College of Your Dreams, shares tips for preparing for the college admissions process. Sarah Walters from Greater’s Ice Cream, shares tips for celebrating National Ice Cream Month.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_06-11-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:44am EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Dr. Laurie Berdahl, co-author of Warning Signs; How to Protect Your Kids from Becoming Victims or Perpetrators of Violence and Aggression, shares the effects of exposure to violent media on children. Spotlight on Moms features Candice Night of Candice-Night.com. Heather Haupt, author of Knights in Training: Ten Principles for Raising Honorable, Courageous, and Compassionate Boys, shares why we shouldn’t want to raise typical boys. Joe Kohn, real estate attorney, talks about considering the kids when buying a home. Bonnie Brennan, Senior Clinical Director at the Eating Recovery Center, shares eating disorder warning signs.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_06-05-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:49am EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Kimberlee Norris, co-founder of MinistrySafe, talks summer camp safety. Spotlight on Moms features Kori Reed of ZagZigParenting.com. Michelle MacRoy-Higgins, Ph.D., co-author of Time to Talk: What You Need to Know About Your Child’s Speech and Language Development, shares how parents can coax their child’s language skills along. Dr. Meg Meeker, author of Hero: Being the Strong Father Your Children Need, shares what it takes to be a hero dad. Andy Doyle, author of Adulthood for Beginners: All the Life Secrets Nobody Bothered to Tell You, shares tips from his book.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_05-28-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:29pm EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Jancee Dunn, author of How Not to Hate Your Husband After Kids, shares tips from her new book. Spotlight on Moms features Abby Ashley of TheVirtualSavvy.com. Lauren Casper, author of It’s Okay About It: Lessons from a Remarkable Five-Year-Old About Living Life Wide Open, shares what she hopes readers will take away from her book and advice about adoption. Richard Greenberg, author of Raising Children That Other People Like to Be Around: 5 Common-Sense Musts From a Father’s Point of View, shares the importance of setting good examples. Dawn Dais, author of The Overly Honest Baby Book: Uncensored Memories from Baby’s First Year, shares her inspiration for creating the book.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_05-21-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:50am EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Dr. Felicia Stoler, Author of Living Skinny in Fat Genes: The Healthy to Lose Weight and Feel Great, shares tips for spring cleaning your diet. Spotlight on Moms features Cindy Simmons of SurvivingMommy.com. Christina Crawford, president of Bubble Pop Beauty, shares tips for managing life as a CEO and modern mom. Rossella Rago, host of Cooking with Nonna, shares the importance of cooking and family in Italian culture. Michel Pascal, author of Meditation for Daily Stress, shares how short meditations can help better control your thoughts.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_05-14-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:43am EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Dr. Leonard Sax, author of New York Times bestselling book, The Collapse of Parenting: How We Hurt Out Kids When We Treat Them Like Grown-Ups, shares why children need to value their parents’ opinions above their peers. Spotlight on Moms features Shari Stamps of SavvyEveryday.com. Genevieve Howland, author or The Mama Natural Week-by-Week guide to Pregnancy and Childbirth, shares if going natural is really worth it. Marty Bruckner, author of I Love You With All My Butt, shares how he became Spaghetti Toes the Artist and funny stories from his hilarious book. Michele Hutchison, co-author of The Happiest in the World: How Dutch Parents Help Their Kids (and Themselves) by Doing Less, talks work-life balance.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_05-07-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:42am EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Dr. Elizabeth Sandel, board-certified in physical medicine and rehabilitation and Brain Injury Medicine, talks returning to play after head injuries. Spotlight on Moms features Merissa Alink of LittleHouseLiving.com. Lyss Stern, CEO and Founder of Divalysscious Moms, shares the importance of mommy time outs. Kate Gorman, author of The Little Book of Baby/Child, talks about how your child’s brain is affected by certain choices. Katherine Firestone, founder of Firestone Institute, shares tips for finding the perfect summer camp for your kids.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_04-30-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:25pm EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Loryn Brantz, author of Feminist Baby, shares what it is like writing about feminism and body image. Spotlight on Moms features Nina Obier or NinaObier.com. Erica Kosimer, author of Being There: Why Prioritizing Motherhood in the First Three Years Matters, discusses why she believes mothers are so essential in the first years. M.J. Corcoran, family coach, talks underage drinking. Late-stage college planning specialist, Brad Baldridge, shares common mistakes families make when planning for college.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_04-16-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:03pm EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Kate Parker, parenting and lifestyle expert, Jill Simonian, shares tips from The FAB Mom’s Guide. Spotlight on Moms features Courtney Ludwig from CocoAndTwins.com. Lauren Arboleda, author of Pregnancy from the Heart, shares information about her new book. Dr. Neal Barnard, author of The Cheese trap, shares why steering clear of cheese can be a catalyst to weight loss and optimal health. Entrepreneur, Wendi Cooper, shares her product easyGopro, a stool for children who suffer from constipation

Direct download: Mom_Talk_04-09-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:24am EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Kate Parker, author of Strong Is the New Pretty, shares how girls can retain their ability to live fearlessly into adulthood. Spotlight on Moms features Olivia Douglass of ThisNThatWithOlivia.com. Nick Merry, Managing Director of Screen Time Labs, shares tips for keeping kids safe on tech. Laura Blank, Senior PR Advisor at World Vision, information about the Global 6k for Water. Dr. Aviva Romm, author of The Adrenal Thyroid Revolution, shares tips for rescuing your metabolism and hormones.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_04-02-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:56pm EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, board certified pediatrician, Dr. Katie Friedman, common illnesses and injuries of spring. Spotlight on Moms features Kori Reed of ZagZigParenting.com. Julie Clark, creator of Baby Einstein and WeeSchool, , shares how her new app can help parents and caregivers of children prior to preschool. Dr. Keith Wallace, co-author of Dharma Parenting, shares the different Brain/Body Types to help parents connect better with their children. Jeff Tricket, of Bejo Seeds talks tasty Tasti-Lee tomatoes.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_03-12-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:49pm EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Debi Silber, author of The Unshakable Woman, shares why, as women, we sabatoge our own success. Spotlight on Moms features Rachel Barry of PrettyInBabyFood.com. Christy Wright, author of Business Boutique, shares unique challenges and opportunities facing women in starting a business. Dr. Roger Newman, co-author of When You’re Expecting Twins, Triplets or Quads, shares tips for parents expecting multiples. Sheryl O’Loughlin, CEO of REBBL, and author of Killing It! An Entrepreneur’s Guide to Keeping Your Head Without Losing Your Heart, shares tips for flourishing in business.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_03-26-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:04pm EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Entrepreneur, Gigi Stetler, shares why now, more than ever, it’s important to recognize women in American business, politics and beyond. Spotlight on Moms features Jennifer Lake of Elev8WithJennifer.com. Laura Minter co-creator of LittleButtonDiaries.com and co-author of The Big Book of 100 Little Activities, shares  how herself and co-creator/co-author Tia Williams, went from blogging to authoring books on creativity. Founder of Circle Media, Jelani Memory, share how the app Circle works both inside and outside the home. Dr. Sara Gottfried, author of YOUNGER: A Breakthrough Program to Reset Your Genes, Reverse Aging, and Turn Back the Clock 10 Years, shares tips from her book.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_03-19-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:02pm EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Elise Mitchell, author of Leading Through the Turn: How a Journey Mindset Can Help Leaders Find Success and Significance, shares tips on how working moms can adopt a journey mindset. Spotlight on Moms features Blair Critch of BlairCritch.com. Doug Haddad, Ph.D., education expert, shares tips on motivating young adults to help them succeed at all levels. Thea Runyan, co-founder of Kurbo Health, shares insights on health snacking for kids before, during, and after sports games. Steve Mariotti, entrepreneur and author of An Entrepreneur’s Manifesto, shares how entrepreneurship can be taught to everyone.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_03-05-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:31pm EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Heather Monahan, creator of a mentoring group that advises women on workplace issues, shares 10 things no working mother should ever have to apologize for. Spotlight on Moms features Mia McGhee, star of UPTV’s “Growing Up McGhee.” Rebekah ‘Bex’ Borucki, founder of BEXLIFE® and the BLISSED IN®, shares tips for meditation. One of the world’s most respected historians of children’s books, Leonard Marcus, talks about the history of Golden Books. Eric Lupton, President of Life Saver Pool Fence, shares tips for preventing drowning.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_02-26-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:02pm EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio Kat Kronenberg, author of children’s book Dream Big, shares why it’s important to encourage kids to pursue their dreams. Halley Bock, founder of CEO of Life, shares how engaging in play makes you smart. Frederick Lane, author of Cybertraps for Expecting Moms & Dads, shares technology tips for parents.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_02-19-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:02pm EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Jennifer Lehr, author of PARENTSPEAK: What’s Wrong with How We Talk to Our Children- and What to Say Instead, deconstructs “Parentspeak”  and the disconnect between messages parents think they are sending and ones the children are actually receiving. Spotlight on Moms features Melissa Garcia of ConsumerQueen.com. Dr. Martha Cortes, dental-sleep medicine expert, shares how sleep apnea can have behavioral symptoms like ADHD. Dr. Joe Dilley, talks managing kids screen time. Jennie Allen, author of Nothing to Prove: Why We Can Stop Trying So Hard, shares why in her newest book, she urges women to stop striving.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_02-12-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:01pm EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Nicole Elise Stokes, District Director at Northwestern Mutual, shares tips for financially preparing for a baby. Spotlight on Moms features Rachel Langer of TheDreamerFamily.com. Arianna Taboada, maternal health consultant, shares her top three tips for babyproofing your business. Mia Moran, author of Plan Simple Meals, shares tips for helping your family eat and live healthier. Michelle Olson-Rogers, founder of Modern Boca Mom, shares tops and tricks for traveling with kids.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_02-05-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:54am EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Learning Specialist, Dr. Odey Raviv, shares tips for motivating an unmotivated college student who learns differently. Spotlight on Moms features Maggie Lord of RusticWeddingChic.com and MaggieLord.com. Pediatrician, Dr. Jean Moorjani, talks about achieving a healthy screen time balance. Ruth Rumack, creator of the pre-reading series Alpha-Mania Adventures, shares the importance of phonological awareness. Beth Knapp, co-creator of the MamaBirdBox, shares how she and her sister created a product to be another “sister” to expecting moms.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_01-29-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:57am EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Kim Lim, CEO of Ultimate Labs and mother of two shares tips for being the CEO of your business and family. Spotlight on Moms features Kathryn Dickson, video producer and editor. Erin Loechner, author of Chasing Slow: Courage to Journey Off the Beaten Path, shares tips to those who want to do more with less. Joanna Faber, co-author of How to Talk So Little Kids Will Listen, offers tips to empower parents and caregivers. Kasey Edwards, CEO and Co-Founder of Helpr, shares what Helpr is doing to disrupt the childcare industry.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_01-22-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:41am EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Mary Reckmeyer, Ph.D., author of Strengths Based Parenting: Developing Your Children’s Innate Talents, shares how parents can empower their kids talents. Spotlight on Moms features Marge Gerwels of TinyBitsOfMagic.com. Film and television producer and author of Moms for Hire, Deb Newmyer, shares inspiring moms’ stories. Michelle Sie Whitten, co-founder, president and CEO of the Global Down Syndrome Foundation, shares info about the Be Beautiful Be Yourself fashion show.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_01-15-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:12am EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Shellie Bailey-Shah, editor of KidTripster.com, shares 5 ways to save money on your spring break vacation. Spotlight on Moms features Sami Cone of SamiCone.com. Margot Machol Bisnow, author of Raising an Entrepreneur: 10 Rules for Nurturing Risk Takers, Problem Solvers and Change Makers, shares advice for parents on raising kids with entrepreneurial drive. Mira Halpert, founder of the 3D Learner Program, shares how to MAP your child’s success. Ted Frank, story strategist for Backstories Studio, shares how to take your everyday work and transform it into a powerful presentation.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_01-08-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:42pm EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Dr. Kent Hoffman, author of Raising a Secure Child, shares the downfalls of trying to be the perfect parent. Spotlight on Moms features Keri Herndon-Brown of ButterAndBeats.com. Leading finance and tax expert, Tom Wheelwright, shares why you should start a business on the side as an employee. Expert career coach, Vera Teller, shares important steps college students should take each year to prepare for a career after they graduate. Genevieve Shaw Brown, lifestyle writer, editor and report for ABC News, shares what sparked her idea for her “Happiest Mommy” experiment.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_01-01-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:42pm EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Vanessa Hunt and Heather Patterson, authors of Life in Season: Celebrate the Moments That Fill Your Heart and Home, shares advice for finding your creativity. Spotlight on Moms features Claudia Schmidt of MyLeftBreast.net. Shannan Martin, author of Falling Free: Rescued from the Life I Always Wanted, shares advice for those with a heart of compassion to put it into action. Dr. Colleen Carroll, coach to parents of struggling readers, shares tips to help your children love to read. Diana Keuilian, cookbook author and creator of RealHealthyRecipes.com, shares her favorite hacked holiday recipes.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_12-18-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:53am EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Kevin Pryslak, author of THE F**K IT LIST: All The Things You Can Skip Before You Die, shares his favorite things not to try. Spotlight on Moms features Maria Hunt of UnicornMoms.com. Sandra Reich, M.ED, founder  and clinical director of The Montreal Center for Anxiety and Depression, shares tips for keeping anxiety at bay during the holidays. Author of Overcoming Toxic Parenting: How to be a GOOD Parent When Yours Wasn’t, Rick Johnson, shares how our past affects our own parenting. Todd Parr, author of more than thirty children’s books, shares how his latest book helps kids cope with loss.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_12-11-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:16am EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Kevin Howard and Jesse Howard, co-authors of The Kooky Adventures of My Friend Kookabuck, shares how the power of using social stories help special needs children succeed in new situations. Spotlight on Moms features Gwendolyn Mulholland or FindingSanityInOurCrazyLife.com. Leading sleep expert, Dr. Martha Cortes, shares surefire ways to ward off the common cold. Suzanne Duncan, author of All by Myself, & Rocking It! How to be Successful at Single Parenting, shares tips for parenting while single. Shellie Bailey-Shah, editor of KidTripster.com, shares ideas for family trip gift giving for the holidays.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_12-04-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:36pm EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Barbara Ballinger and Margaret Crane, co-authors of Suddenly Single After 50, share what life is really like to be over 50 and dating again. Spotlight on Moms features Allison Taylor of FamilyVacationsUS.com. Self-professed food nerd, Crystal River Williams, shares tips for making food fun for kids. Sarah Rodriguez, author of From Depths We Rise: A Journey of Beauty from Ashes, shares her story of overcoming painful circumstances. Rachel Blumenthal, creator of Rockets of Awesome, shares how motherhood inspired the creation of her business.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_11-27-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:46am EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Virginia McEnerney, Executive Director of the Alliance for Young Artists and Writers, Share tips to help parents inspire their creative teens and tweens. Spotlight on Moms features Arnitris Strong of BlessedBeTheTie.com. Psychiatrist, Dr. Candida Fink, shares tips for managing ADHD with and without medication. Christine Kane with HP shares an incredible upcoming deal on HP Laptops on QVC.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_11-20-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:45pm EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Alma Gottlieb, co-author of A World of Babies: Imagined Childcare Guides for Eight Societies, shares what American parents can learn from reading about parenting in other parts of the world. Spotlight on Moms features Tiffani Greenaway of MyMommyVents.com. Donalyn Miller, national ambassador for independent reading at Scholastic, offers tips for encouraging reading at home. Dr. Anette Edens, author of From Monsters to Miracles, shares tips about how to avoid raising entitled kids. Pediatric psychologist, Dr. Brittany Garcia, shares the consequences of cell phone addiction.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_11-13-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:54pm EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Mark Manson, author of The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F**k: A Counterintuitive Approach to Living a Good Life, shares why people should not give a f**k about most things. Spotlight on Moms features Erin Matzkin of WorkKidsWine.com. Dana White, author of Leader Designed: Become the Leader You Were Made to Be, shares how anyone can inspire future leaders. Laurel Katz-Bohen, founder of Harlem Yoga Studio, shares why it is important to stay active while pregnant.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_10-23-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:25am EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Dr. Andrew Smiler, author of Dating and Sex: A Guide for the 21st Century Teen Boy, shares tips on dating, being sexual and puberty. Spotlight on Moms features Shari Stamps of SavvyEveryday.com. Marc Kuritz, author of Man with Child, shares what made him give up his career to become the daytime caregiver of his daughter. Nicole Feliciano, author Mom Boss, shares tips for being a mom boss. Riley Banks-Snyder, founder and executive director of Generation Next, shares her story of starting her non-profit as a teen.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_10-16-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:42am EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Peter Mazareas, co-founder of 529 Savings Industry, shares tips on saving money for your kids’ college. Spotlight on Moms features Lani Derrick of LifeAnchored.com. Linda Lendt, author of Keep Your Chin Up, shares how humor helps her cope. Christine Bronstein, author of Stewie BOOM!, shares why the first weeks of school are so important for children’s success. Denise Winchester, co-creator of Kids’ News NYC with daughter Waverly, shares tips for bullying prevention.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_10-02-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:47pm EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Stephanie Smith, editorial director of Scholastic News, shares tips for talking to your kids about the election. Spotlight on Moms features Jessica McFadden of AParentInSilverSpring.com. John Malone, co-founder and CEO of Ourly.help, shares a new way to digitize the chore chart. Robert T. Michael, author of The Five life Decisions: How Economic Principles and 18 Million Millennials Can Guide Your Thinking, shares tools parents can use to help their kids. Lecester Johnson, CEO of Academy of Hope Adult Public Charter School, shares the importance of National Adult Education and Family Literacy Week.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_09-25-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:30am EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Dr. Frank Lopez, neurodevelopmental pediatrician, shares back to school tips for kids with ADHD. Spotlight on Moms features Gwendolyn Mulholland or FindingSanityInOurCrazyLife.com. Dr. Ali Domar, author of Finding Calm for the Expectant Mom, shares tips for finding calm in pregnancy. Clinical psychologist, Dr. Joe Dilley, talks managing kids screen time. Author of Rise and Shine: Better Breakfasts for Busy Mornings, Katie Sullivan Morford, shares what makes a good, healthy breakfast.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_09-18-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:36am EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Spotlight on Moms features Crystal Radke of KreativeInLife.com. Dr. Andrew Smiler, author of Dating and Sex: A Guide for the 21st Century Teen Boy, shares just how much more complicated the topic of dating and sex is for boys. Amy White, author of Far From Paradise, shares lessons on caregiving. Mandy Arioto, author of Starry-Eyed, offers weary moms words of wisdom. Dr. Harold Katz, breath expert, talks sore throat prevention.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_09-04-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:15am EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Dr. Erica Reischer, author of What Great Parents Do: 75 Simple Strategies for Raising Kids Who Thrive, shares highlighted strategies from her book. Spotlight on Moms features Dusty Pendleton of AsMomSeesIt.com. Lynn Klaiman, co-author of Rhyme to Read, shares how Rhyme to Read differs from other reading programs. Dr. Richard Rende, author of Raising Can-Do Kids, shares why it’s important to raise kids to have an entrepreneurial spirit. Teen sleep expert, Dr. Matthew Troester, shares why sleep is so important for teens.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_08-28-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:18pm EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Jessica Alexander, co-author of The Danish Way of Parenting, shares what distinguishes the Danish Way from other cultural parenting styles. Spotlight on Moms features Cindy Simmons of SurvivingMommy.com. Digital correspondent and editor-at-large for CNN, Kelly Wallace, shares info on distracted driving. Dr. Laura Jana, pediatrician and mother of three, shares tips on potty training.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_08-21-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:09am EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Nanny Magic, Florence Ann Romano, shares tips on caring for a special needs child. Spotlight on Moms features Cricket Country (krkt.com) Morning Show Host, Angela Schuler. Baby Change-N-Go creator, Brenda Lee Roberts, shares details on bringing an idea from concept to life. Margaux Bergen, author of Navigating Life: Things I Wish My Mother Had Told Me, shares what spurred her to write the book.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_08-14-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:00pm EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Dr. Laurie Berdahl, co-author of Warning Signs; How to Protect Your Kids from Becoming Victimes or Perpetrators of Violence and Aggression, shares the effects of exposure to violent media on children. Spotlight on Moms features Megan Galko of Nepamom.com and BuildYourInfluenceSummit.com. Mai Vu, author of The Divorced Mom’s Guide to Dating, shares tips for a sustainable relationship. Dr. Keith Wallace, co-author of Dharma Parenting, shares the different Brain/Body Types to help parents connect better with their children. Dr. Gail Saltz, Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry, shares ways parents can boost their children’s potential.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_08-07-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:21pm EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Kathy Walsh, author of Today an Elephant I Will Be!, shares mindful parenting tips for raising peaceful kids. Spotlight on Moms features Marci Weber of WhatsForDinnerMoms.com. Robert Rosenthal, author of cookbook Short Order Dad, shares from techniques and fundamentals every man should know about cooking. Behavior Consultant for Tangram’s Life Coaching program, Megan Lauman, shares the top 10 tips for students with disabilities who are heading to college. Megan O’Connor, co-founder and CEO or Clark, shares how individualized instruction impacts our children.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_07-24-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:54am EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Dr. Jennifer Freed, co-founder and director of teen program, AHA!, shares what teens really wish we knew. Spotlight on Moms features Leslie Pleasants of TodaysEveryMom.com. Barbara Boroson, author of Autism Spectrum Disorder in the Inclusive Classroom, shares ways parents can partner with teachers in the classroom. Dr. Suman Golla, Associate Professor Ear, Nose & Throat at University of Pittsburgh Medical School, shares symptoms of summer allergies. Heather Stouffer, founder of Mom Made Foods, shares tips for navigating the grocery isle for healthy lunch choices.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_07-17-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:54am EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Kimberly Palmer, author of Smart Mom, Rich Mom, shares financial tips for moms. Spotlight on Moms features Shannan Younger of BetweenUsParents.com. Heather Shumaker, author of It’s Ok to Go up the Slide, talks advocating for our kids. Tara Welty, Vice President, Group Editorial Director of Scholastic Teacher Resources, shares tips to encourage summer reading and highlights of the 50 best books of summer reading list. Author, presenter and consultant, Dr. Mildred Peyton, shares revelations from her study on bullying and tips for parents, kids and teachers.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_07-03-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:31am EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Dr. Michele Borba, author of Unselfie: Why Empathic Kids Succeed in Our All-About-Me World, shares stats on growing up in the digital age. Spotlight on Moms features Stephanie Wolfe of TheVintageModernWife.com. Bernadette Noll, author of Look At Us Now: A Creative Family Journal, shares exercises in creativity in this new family journal. Dr. Liz Matheis, licensed clinical psychologist and certified school psychologist, shares information about social engineering and how it impacts our children. Lolly and YoYo, creators and authors of MOVE! childrens book, share why this board book is different from other books for children.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_06-26-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:45pm EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Kristi Hoffman, author of Total Package Girl, shares why girls lose their confidence and how we can help. Spotlight on Moms features Kate Casey of LoveAndKnuckles.com. Dr. Ken Redcross, founder of Redcross Concierge, discusses what couples should pay special attention to when preparing for pregnancy. Digital lifestyle enthusiast, Kelly Wonderlin, shares tech gadgets and essentials for travel. Bill Byrne, author of How Long Does It Take to Catch a Fish?, shares more about his new book and tales of growing up.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_06-19-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:29am EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Naomi Katz, author of Beautiful: Being An Empowered Young Woman, shares challenges faced by young women today. Spotlight on Moms features Monica Froese of RedefiningMom.com. Julie Stewart, executive producer of Kate& Mim-Mim, shares information about this original preschool series. Thomas Gagliano, author of Don’t Put Your Crap in Your Kid’s Diaper: The Clean Up Cost Can Last a Lifetime, shares tips on how to talk to your kids about the tough stuff. Becky Baines, executive editor of National Geographic Kids’ Books, shares some awesome facts around her favorite new National Geographic Kids book series, Awesome 8.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_06-12-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:10pm EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Paul Tough, author of Helping Children Succeed: What Works and Why, shares tips from his latest book. Spotlight on Moms features Amy Mascott of TeachMama.com. Ruth Soukup, author of Unstuffed: Decluttering Your Home, Mind and Soul, shares tips including the first step for taking back our lives from all that stuff. Phyllis Williams, author of Principle-Centered Parenting, shares an inside out approach to parenting. Jeremy and Stephanie Puglisi, bloggers for GoRVing, share tips for planning the perfect camping experience for summer.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_06-05-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:24pm EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Drew Crecente, founder and executive director of Jennifer Ann’s Group, shares what parents need to know about teen violence. Spotlight on Moms features Angie Vinez of BlessedBeyondWords.com. Elaine Rose Glickman, author of Your Kid’s a Brat and it’s All Your Fault, shares tips for raising kids that aren’t brats. Donnie Cranfill, author and founder of Camp Nana Papa, shares the motivation behind the book and camp. Chuck Cohn of Varsity Tutors shares tips for avoiding the summer slide.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_05-29-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:43am EST

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Carol Stock Kranowitz, author of The Out-of-Sync Child Grows Up, shares  information about Sensory Processing Disorder. Spotlight on Moms features Shannon Hargreaves of WearMyHeartBlog.com. Former report, television producer writer and creative director, Donna Bozzo, shares the importance of having fun. Emliy Davis, Foster Care Supervisor at Kids In Distress, shares stats on foster care in one Florida county. Dr. Carmen Harra and Alexandra Harra, authors of The Karma Queens' Guide to Relationships, shares tips for communication with your mother and mother-in-law.

 

Direct download: Mom_Talk_05-22-16.mp3
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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Kate Power, author of My Underpants Rule, shares tips for talking to your kids about inappropriate touching. Spotlight on Moms features Christina Shirley of MomsMessyMiracles.com. Dr. Steve Schlozman, associate director of the Clay Center for Young Healthy Minds at Massechusetts General Hospital, shares how to ease separation anxiety when sending the kids to overnight summer camp. Author, artist and storyteller, Dr. Elana Ashley, shares tips for empowering yourself against bullies. Cheryl Harbour, journalist and communications consultant shares 5 things moms wish grandparents knew.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Spotlight on Moms features Katie Waltemeyer of SweetRoseStudio.com. Patricia Kempthorne, founder of The Twiga Foundation, shares info about BLOCK fest. Teresa Anne Power, author of The ABCs of Yoga for Kids: A Guide for Parents and Teachers, shares the benefits of yoga for kids. Dr. Emerson Eggerichs, author of Mother & Son: The Respect Effect, shares why a mother’s love is not the same thing as respect.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Doug Fitch and Edouard Getaz of Giants Are Small talk about new app Peter and the Wolf in Hollywood. Spotlight on Moms features Sarah Gilliland of SarahInTheSuburbs.com. Executive Director of The Adoption Consultancy, Nicole Witt, shares tips for adoption showers. Alyson Eberle, founder of Pure Spoon, talks fresh, ready-to-eat, baby food. Gina Ciagne, Lansinoh’s Global Vice President, introduces the new Ultimate Disposable Nursing Pads.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Dr. Robert Melillo, author of The Disconnected Kids Nutrition Plan, shares tips for conquering every day food challenges. Spotlight on Moms features Linda Scruggs of UnboxedMom.com. Thomas Gagliano, author of Don’t Put Your Crap in Your Kid’s Diaper, shares tips for talking to your kids about drugs. Dr. Amy Tuteur, author of Push Back: Guilt in the Age of Natural Parenting, discusses the guilt mother’s feel as a result of the natural childbirth movement. Joan Kaufman, PhD, author of Broken Three Times: A Story of Child Abuse in America, talks about problems in the child welfare system.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Co-author of The Informed Parent, Tara Haelle, talks about cord blood banking, caffeine and alcohol’s impact on breast milk and explores the increase in cesarean deliveries. Spotlight on Moms features Nina Obier or NinaObier.com. Laurenne Sala, author of You Made Me A Mother, talks about the evolution of her book. Children’s book author, Susan Verde,  shares thoughts on mindful parenting. Late-stage college planning specialist, Brad Baldridge, shares common mistakes families make when planning for college.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Health expert, Dr. Daria Long Gillespie, talks germs and when you need to worry about them. Spotlight on Moms features Christina Nicholson of MediaMavenAndMore.com. Florence Ann Romano, The Windy City Nanny and author of Nanny and Me, shares tips on how to respond to disrespectful children and teens. Pam Allyn, founder of LitWorld and co-author of Every Child a Super Reader, shares what parents can do to encourage their children to read. Kim Stebbings, President of DySIS Medical, shares information about advancements in women’s health.

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