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, Jenny Long, author of Expect a Miracle, shares how her life experiences inspired her to write this memoir. Noah Lomax, Product Marketing Manager at Hewlett-Packard, shares how to save time and money on printing with HP Instant Ink. Digital lifestyle enthusiast, Kelly Wonderlin shares 4 tips for teaching kids healthy boundaries for screen time. Steve Reedy, author of Tales for Your Monkey’s Mind, shares his inspiration for the book. Todd Parr, author of more than thirty children’s books, shares how his latest book helps kids cope with loss.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Spotlight on Moms features Kat Napolitano of KatNapFitness.com. Gina Cretikos and Alexia Alvear of Nicky + Stella, share how they brought indie brands together with their own brand for a one stop shop for fun kids fashion. Joyce Yexley, author of Not My Plan, shares her advice for moms of newly diagnosed autistic children. Author and professor in counselor education, Dr. Laura Choate, shares why today’s cultural expectations are toxic for girls.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, General Pete Osman, President and CEO of the Marine Toys for Tots Foundation, shares how the sluggish economy means increased requests for toys. Spotlight on Moms features Hillary Chybinski of HACScrap.com. Wealth advisor, Jane Hwangbo, shares why millennials are the most lost generation when it comes to finance. Karen Ehman, co-author of Hoodwinked: Ten Myths Moms Believe & Why We All Need to Knock It Off, shares myths women are bombarded with including ideas of what it means to be the perfect mom.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Dr. Jeremy Friedman, author of Baby Care Basics, shares tips from his new book. Spotlight on Moms features Keya Williams of Nourished-Motherhood.com. Chris Ritchie, outdoor gear expert, marathon runner and father, shares features you should look for in a jogging stroller. The leading voice of the Kindness movement, Gabriella van Rij, shares useful tips for parents of adopted children.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_11-29-15.mp3
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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Sue Reninger of Family Finest Communications shares tips on inspiring the family dinner. Spotlight on Moms features Marge Gerwels of tinybitsofmagic.blogspot.com. Julie May, prototypical modern mom and entrepreneur, shares how she finds time to balance it all. Emily Flake, author of Mama Tried: Dispatches from the Seamy Underbelly of Modern Parenting, shares some unflinching honest and humorous moments in modern parenting. Halie Fulton, President and Founder of MAF Industries and creator of Dream Frenz, shares tips for moms looking to start a business.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, child, adolescent and family psychologist, Dr. Jennifer Hartstein, shares some of the biggest barriers to girls self-esteem. Spotlight on Moms features Lori Holden of LavenderLuz.com. Entrepreneur, businesswoman and mother, Gigi Stetler, shares what it’s like to be the only woman in a male dominated industry. Bill Steele, Co-Founder and Chief Engineer or Polar 3D shares how 3D printing is transforming the classroom. Deanne Cook, author of Let’s Make & Play Teddy Bear Doctor and Cooking Class, shares what inspired her to create an activity book for kids.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Rhonda Stewart, author of Stinky Feet, The Dragon, shares how her book encourages positivity and hope in children. Spotlight on Moms features Jana Seitzer of MerlotMommy.com. Melanie Lekkos, fonder of TENDLE, shares how this social platform is connecting parents of schoolchildren across the US. Dr. Isaiah Pickens, founder of iOpening Enterprises, shares signs to look for indicating childhood bullying. Maureen Fitzgerald of Cheddar Up, shares this great new tool to collect payments online for groups, especially helpful for schools and sports teams.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Justin and Le-Anne Noble, creators of My Body Village, share the importance of developing a relationship with your body. Spotlight on Moms features Rosanne Mottola TheDisneyPoint.com. Derek Volk, author of Chasing The Rabbit, shares how his son’s Asperger’s impacted his family and inspired him to write the book. Shawn Sherlock, former Miami Heat dancer and creator of Spotlight Families magazine, shares how she manages life as a mom and professional. Isabelle Yosuico, founder and president of MightyTykes, shares her perspective of work-life balance.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Lindsay Mattick, author of Finding Winnie, shares the inspiration behind her book. Spotlight on Moms features Lindsey Paris of RedheadBabyMama.com. Steve Gilliland, author of Detour: Developing the Mindset to Navigate Life’s Turns, talks how wise decisions can start with noticing silver linings. Gayle Kirschenbaum, Emmy-winning filmmaker and TV producer shares the story behind her latest work, Look At Us Now, Mother!. Elizabeth Martins, co-author of Reasons to Smile: Special Stories, information about the stories shared in the book.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Emily Freeman, author of Simply Tuesday, talks celebrating smallness. Spotlight on Moms features Dana Vento of DanaVento.com. Ann Gadzikowski, author of Creating a Beautiful Mess: Ten Essential Play Experiences for a Joyous Childhood, shares the importance of play. Founder of Spotlight Families, Shawn Sherlock, shares how she started a family magazine while being a working mom. Mindee Hardin, Mompreneur Coach at Juicebox Consulting and creator of Boogie Wipes, shares tips for showing up for both your family and your business.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Bonnie Wallace, mother of Liv and Maddie and Disney Descendants star, Dove Cameron, and author of The Hollywood Parents Guide, shares where to start to help your child pursue their dream of acting. Spotlight on Moms features Jennifer Kadar of SimplyKinder.com. Gail Harris, author of Finding Zoe: A Deaf Woman’s Story of Identity, Love, and Adoption, talks connecting with your intuition. Matt Lubratt, author and creator of Zoonicorns, shares the inspiration for the children’s toy line. Dr. Harold Katz, breath expert, talks sore throat prevention.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Joseph Shamie of Delta Children talks crib safety. Spotlight on Moms features Cherylyn Harley LeBon of Harleylebon.com. Shereem Herndon-Brown, CEO of Strategic Admissions Advice, sahres tips for college admissions. Arlene Pellicane, author of 31 Days to Becoming a Happy Mom, shares three changes a mom can make to be happier today. Sociologist, Dr. Dina Rose, shares why knowing about nutrition isn’t enough to change kids’ eating habits.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, author and veteran teacher, Dicy McCullough, shares tips for talking to a child who feels different. Spotlight on Moms features Claudia Schmidt of MyLeftBreast.net. Virginia Burton Stringer, author of Just Maggy, shares info about her new book. Glenn S. Guiles, author of Harriet’s Big Adventure, shares the adventure of living on a hobby farm.Dr. Gail Saltz, Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry, shares ways parents can boost their children’s potential.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Dr. Shimi Kang, author of The Self Motivated Kid: How to Raise Happy, Healthy Children Who Know What They Want and Go After It, shares why free time isn’t a waste of time. Spotlight on Moms features Dawn Tinnirello of WhatsUpWithTheMouse.com. Travis Brown, America’s Anti-Bullying Coach, shares tips for what students should do when they are being bullied. Tyler Durman, author of Counterintuitive: What 4 million Teenagers Wish We Knew, shares why it’s important for teenagers to feel like they’re influencing their freedom.Dr. Dana Suskind, author of Thirty Million Words: Building A Child’s Brain, shares tips for communicating with your children.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Matt Buesing of school uniform company, French Toast, shares information about Perfect Attendance. Spotlight on Moms features Celest Benn of FreeBirthdayStuff.com. Emily-Ane Rigal, author of FLAWD: How to Stop Hating on Yourself, Others, and the Things That Make You Who You Are, shares key messages from her book. Dr. Barry Prizant, co-author of Uniquely Human: A Different Way of Seeing Autism, shares advice for parents with children with a newly diagnosed autism spectrum disorder.Rebecca Michi, author of Sleep and Your Child’s Temperament, shares tips of teaching independent sleep skills.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Mike and Hayley Jones, authors of At Any Cost: Overcoming Every Obstacle to Bring Our Children Home, shares their adoption journey. Spotlight on Moms features Laura Folos of NerdvanaKingdom.com. Brit Hyde of Bil-Jac Dog Food shares tips for socializing your new dog. Tara Jaye Frank, VP of Multicultural Strategy for Hallmark Cards, shares how women can plan a more purposeful path to advancement.Heather Stouffer, founder of Mom Made Foods, shares tips for navigating the grocery isle for healthy lunch choices.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, developmental psychologist, researcher, educator and author of Raising Can-Do Kids, Richard Rende, Ph.D., shares the importance of raising kids to have an entrepreneurial spirit. Spotlight on Moms features Ellen Cusack of DisneyGals.com. Sally Loughridge, Ph.D., author of Daniel and His Starry Night Blanket, shares how her newest book can help families in which children have life threatening illnesses. Jessica Lahey, author of The Gift of Failure, shares the value of self-reliance and resilience.Linda Septien, CEO of the Sepien Entertainment Group, shares the benefits of music for children.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Tara Jaye Frank, VP of Multicultural Strategy for Hallmark Cards, shares how women can plan a more purposeful path to advancement. Spotlight on Moms features Trina O’Boyle of OboyOrganic.com. Drs. Ron and Cherie Santasiero share signs of addiction parents should be aware of. Amy McCready, author of The “ME, ME, ME” Epidemic, talks how raising entitled kids can be problematic.Emmitt Smith, NFL legend and father of five, shares tips to prep for the back-to-school season.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Dr. Shoshana Bennett, clicnical psychologist, shares the difference between the baby blues and postpartum depression. Spotlight on Moms features Pebbles Thompson of IgniteLight.org. Dental Hygienist, Carol Jahn, RDH, MS, shares why flossing is so important and how water flossing works. Online Safety Expert at Intel Security, Stacey Connor, shares travel safety tips. Mark Cheverton, author of Invasion of the Overworld, addresses the sensitive topic of bullying.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_08-09-15.mp3
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This week on Mom Talk Radio, author of Confessions of the Perfect Mom, Kat Ryan, shares tips and tricks for everything from temper tantrums to potty training. Spotlight on Moms features Jessica Turner of TheMomCreative.com. Dr. Dale Archer, author of The ADHD Advantage: What You Thought Was a Diagnosis May Be Your Greatest Strength, shares the strengths of those diagnosed with ADHD. Robert Buettner, author of Orphanage, asks ‘Do Contemporary Female Action Heroes Dis-serve Women?’ US President of DySIS Medical, Kim Stebbings, talks the importance of women’s health.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, teacher and author, Kelly Ann Guglietti, shares how you can start fostering self-esteem among young children. Spotlight on Moms features Deanna Novak of MyHeritageBook.com. Author, child psychologist and professor, Aubrey Fine, EdD, shares how to foster resilience in children. Rabbi Steven A. Fisdel, shares the importance of meditation practice for children. Soman Chainani, author of The School for Good And Evil, a book turned movie produced by Universal Pictures, shares information about the book and movie.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Zahie El Kouri, author of Don’t Tell Her to Relax: 22 Ways to Support Your Infertile Loved One Through Diagnosis, Treatment, and Beyond. Spotlight on Moms features Dr. Sheila Overton, DrOverton.org. Dr. Felicia Stoler, registered dietitian, exercise physiologist and expert consultant in nutrition and healthful living shares what we should look for on food labels. Singer/songwriter and winner of the Human Spirit Award, Aliza Hava, shares what it’s like to be included in the book, Talent for Humanity. Lisa Lynn, celebrity fitness and metabolic nutrition expert, shares sun safety tips for summer.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Jamie Glowacki, author of OH CRAP! Potty Training: Everything Modern Parents Need to Know to Do It Once and Do It Right, shares potty training tips. Spotlight on Moms features Wendy Del Monte of WaitsOver.com. Darryl Bosshardt, spokesperson for Redmond Trading Company, shares how to keep your body hydrated and mineralized this summer. Dr. Liz Matheis, licensed Clinical Psychologist, shares tips for transitioning into summer. Dental Hygienist, Carol Jahn, RDH, MS, shares why flossing is so important and how water flossing works.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Lauren’s Kids’ founder and CEO, Lauren Book, shares common misconceptions about who sexual predators are. Spotlight on Moms features JoAnn Crohn of AWhimsicleLife.com. Gabrielle Blair, founder of DesignMom.com and author of Design Mom: How to Live with Kids: A Room-by-Room Guide, shares tips from her book and how to manage a successful business while raising a family of 6. Paul Axtell, corporate trainer and personal effectiveness consultant shares 10 powerful things to say to your kids.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Journalist, Lauren Sadler, shares why it’s time for paid leave to finally go from progressive pipe dream to political reality. Spotlight on Moms features Nancy Fox of SkinnyKitchen.com. Lisa Lynn, PT, FT, metabolic weight loss and performance nutrition specialist, shares the best way for moms to lose weight and keep it off. Vicki Reese, CEO and Founder of Joy of Mom, shares her Father’s Day Gift Guide. Therapist, Yvette Araujo, discusses whether off-the-grid parents deserve to lose their kids.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Rob Geen, director of policy reform and advocacy at the Annie E. Casey Foundation, shares information from the newest policy report: Every Kid Needs a Family. Spotlight on Moms features Jessica Martin-Weber of TheLeakyBook.com. Gigi Stetler, entrepreneur and owner of RV Sales of Broward, shares the key traits of all women on the “Forbes Most Powerful Women of 2015” list. Dina Kimmel, Founder of Rock The Spectrum Kid’s Gym, shares how Rock The Spectrum has impacted the community. Casey Rislov, author of Open the Doors to You, share the importance of supporting your child’s overall happiness.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, family expert, Notoya Green, shares tips on improving your teen’s self esteem. Spotlight on Moms features Christy Laverty of ChristyALaverty.com. Jen Cherry, representative from BioGaia, shares the benefits of probiotics supplements. Ylonda Gault Caviness, author of Child, Please: How Mama’s Old-School Lessons Helped Me Check Myself Before I Wrecked Myself. Deb Heisz, COO, Co-Founder and Editorial Director of Live Happy, shares tips for being happy at work.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Scott Cohn, life-long doodler and author of Daddy Sat On A Duck, shares the inspiration for his “Daddy” series of books. Spotlight on Moms features Sarah Cooksey of JustAnotherMomStory.com. Dr. Garth Graham, president of the Aetna Foundation, shares tips for gamifying fitness for your kids. Elizabeth Gorcey, author of Going to the Park, shares how her daughter Liv inspires the book series. Christine Knight, published author, public speaker and teacher, shares how, as a society, we can provide better role models for girls and young women.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, David Bianchi, author of Blue Chip Kids: What Every Child and Parent Should Know About Money, shares a viable learning tool parents and kids can use together to open the door for meaningful conversation. Spotlight on Moms features Sara Hawkins of SaraFHawkins.com. Barbara Dianis, author of Grade Transformer for the Modern Student: Upper High School Edition shares tips on finishing the school year off strong. Dr. Brad Reedy, author of The Journey of the Heroic Parent: Your Child’s Struggle and The Road Home, shares the vital importance of teaching children how to feel and express their feelings. LeAnn Thieman, author of Chicken Soup for the Soul: The Joy of Adoption, shares her story and advice for people thinking of adoption.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Carla Birnberg and Roni Noone, Co-Authors of What You Can When You Can, share tips on fitting in fitness. Spotlight on Moms features Casey Philbrick of HuntingForRubies.com. Dr. Rick Goodman, team building expert and author of Living A Championship Life “A Game Plan For Success” shares tips on unplugging and reconnecting without technology interruptions. Pediatrician and mom, Dr. Dina Kulik, shares sleep training tips for your little ones. Ashley Spicer, leading choreographer, dance instructor and creator of FLYAROO Fitness for kids, shares why it’s important for children to use their imagination while exercising.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_05-03-15.mp3
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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Cam Bowman and Nichole Beaudry, co-founders of Avery & Austin, share why A&A is the perfect playdate. Spotlight on Moms features Sara Lafountain of CookWith5Kids.blogspot.com. Family Expert, Notoya Green, shares common signs of abuse or neglect in honor of Child Abuse Prevention Month. Chef Ryan Scott, owner of Market & Rye in San Francisco and TV/radio personality, shares tricks to enhance your traditional family dinner. Dr. Charles Meusburger, practicing psychiatrist, shares the 4 “A” words that parents need to impart to pre-school age children and beyond.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Chris Illuminati, author of The New Dad Dictionary, shares passages from his latest book. Spotlight on Moms features Amy Oztan of SelfishMom.com and Facebook.com/ParentingBytes. Gabrielle Blair, founder of DesignMom.com and author of Design Mom: How to Live with Kids: A Room-by-Room Guide, shares tips from her book and how to manage a successful business while raising a family of 6. Writing trainer, Christina Katz, shares tips on teaching online. Bill Windsor, Associate VP of Consumer Safety for Nationwide and Colleen Sheehey-Church, National President of MADD, shares what MADD is doing to spread awareness of Alcohol Awareness Month.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Melanie Dale, author of Women Are Scary: The Totally Awkward Adventure of Finding Mom Friends, shares tips on “mom-dating”. Spotlight on Moms features Melanie Herschorn of UdderlyHotMama.com. Belisa Silva, Head of Content and Communications at GLOSSYBOX, shares why GLOSSYBOX is good for moms. Michelle Brown, founder of ihelpmoms.org, shares how parenting has changed over the years. Vicki Reece, author of Joy of Mom: Celebrating a Mother’s Love, shares tips from her new book.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Dr. Rita Eichenstein, author of Not What I Expected: Help and Hope for Parents of Atypical Children, shares how parents can help their atypical children succeed. Spotlight on Moms features Tabby Quintana of SystematicYou.Blogspot.com. Gillian Garrett, writer, inspirer and wellness influencer shares how her clean lifestyle led to the creation of HeySugarLookingGood.com. Barb Schmidt, author of The Practice, shares tips for achieving inner peace. Steve Devick, co-author of the King-Devick Test, shares how this test is saving the lives of young athletes.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Notoya Green of TripletsInTribeca.com, shares hidden household hazards for kids. Spotlight on Moms features Estelle Erasmus of MusingsOnMotherhoodMidlife.com. Sharon Weinstein, Chief Wellness Officer of SMW Group, LLC, shares why work/life balance is so important for moms. Tim Mucci, author of The Geek Baby Book, shares how being a geek comes in handy while parenting. Meredith McCardle, author of BLACKOUT, shares how parents can use fiction to start conversations with their kids about sociopolitical and historical concepts.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Katie Obrecht, author of The Blooming, shares the mission of her book. Spotlight on Moms features Caroline Murphy of SmartyPantsMama.com. Micah Muzio, from Kelly Blue Book’s KBB.com shares the best family cars for 2015. Natalie Diaz, author of What To Do When You’re Having Two, shares why parenting twins is different than a single child. Ingrid Bencosme, author of Teeth Fairies: A Baby Teeth Tradition, shares information about baby teeth loss.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Sherry Torkos, pharmacist, author, certified fitness instructor and health enthusiast, gives tips to help you repair and prepare for spring. Spotlight on Moms features Sara Lafountain of CookWith5Kids.blogspot.com. Shannon Hayes, author of Homespun Mom Comes Unraveled, shares radical homemaking tips. Bobbie Rhoads, founder and CEO of FunBites, shares information about her product, her experience on Shark Tank and winning the Huggies Mom Inspired Grant. Heather Stouffer, founder of Mom Made Foods, shares tips for making lunchbox meals fun and easy.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Actress, Elizabeth Higgins Clark shares reasons why she froze her eggs before her 30th birthday. Spotlight on Moms features Kimberly Archie of SportsPlanningGuide.com. Jen Cherry, representative from BioGaia, shares the benefits of probiotics supplements. Activist, Peter Keesey, shares why him and his wife began the “Give Our Kids A Shot” pro-vaccine campaign. Doon Wintz, CEO and President of Wholly Wholesome and Wholly Gluten Free, shares 5 ways to celebrate National Pi Day.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Michael McCurdy, the Testing Dad, shares the 7 core abilities that every child needs to know for kindergarten. Spotlight on Moms features Karla Call of TheShowerShimmy.com. Jennifer Chellis Taveras, L.Ac., creator of the Holistic Baby Acupressure System, shares how acupressure can be helpful for babies. Tovah Klein, author of How Toddlers Thrive: What Parents Can Do Today for Children Ages 2-5 to Plant the Seeds of Lifelong Success, shares tips for “cracking the code” of toddler behavior. Christy Johnson, registered nurse and former college softball player, shares the importance of concussion testing with the King-Devick test.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Diane Muldrow, author of Everything I Need to Know series, shares why this iconic series offers so many valuable life lessons. Spotlight on Moms features Dr. Daisy Sutherland of WholisticFitLiving.com. Keith Miller, author of Love Under Repair: How to Save Your Marriage and Survive Couples Therapy, shares the habits of highly successful couples. Suzy Peterfriend, co-author of Mommy Are We Rich? Talking to Children About Family Money, shares tips on when you should talk to your kids about money. Dr. Daniel McGee, pediatric hospitalist, shares five telltale cough sounds that offer clues as to what may be ailing your child.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Serena Miller, author of More Than Happy: The Wisdom of Amish Parenting, shares the significance of real responsibilities and other important lessons. Spotlight on Moms features Didi Marie of DisTherapy.com. Dr. Alice LoCicero, clinical and research psychologist, shares why good kids turn into deadly terrorists. Mallory Kasdan, author of ELLA, shares info about her new parody book. Denise Daniels, Peabody award-winning broadcast journalist, parenting and child development expert and author, shares tips on explaining the news to children.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Gina Collins of Build-A-Bear Workshop® shares information about their partnership with Make-A-Wish and the Share Your Heart campaign. Spotlight on Moms features Tiffany Lees of SpecialNeedsPlaydate.comDr. Anne Fishel, author of Home for Dinner, shares why family dinners are so important. Leon Scott Baxter, elementary school teacher and author of Secrets of Safety-Net Parenting, shares how happiness is associated with success. Amy Panos, senior editor in the Home Design department at Better Homes & Gardens, shares the winners of the Best New Product Awards.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Family Expert, Dana Angelo White MS, RD, ATC, author of First Bites, shares important nutrients for kids . Spotlight on Moms features Melissa Winchell of OkayestMommy.com. Mitzi Weinman, author of It’s About Time!, shares why time management is a myth and how to you can help your children become better organized. Rebecca Miller Ffrench, author of The Ultimate Blender Cookbook, shares how busy moms can benefit from using a blender. Deborah Hamui, founder and CEO of Sleep’n Sync, shares how audio can help change your child’s behavior during the day.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Family Expert, Notoya Green, shares tips for sticking to your New Year’s resolutions . Spotlight on Moms features Dee Kelly of WellnessDoctor.com. Josselyne Herman Saccio, performance coach for Landmark Education, shares tips on how to create the job you love. Tara Mataraza Desmond, author of Full Belly, shares tips for keeping a nutritious diet and Full Belly throughout your pregnancy. Steve Biddulph, author of Raising Girls, provides some of the key difference to keep in mind when raising girls vs boys.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Eden Morris and Alisha Merrick AKA Laughing Moms, share how they came up with the idea to start their YouTube channel. Spotlight on Moms features Sarah Mock of HowIPinchAPenny.com. Rebecca Crowover, founder of TexasFarmGirl.com shares why it’s important to know where your food comes from. Anders Porter, member of Team Core Power shares tips for avoiding weight gain. Jeff Cohen, CEO of CampusBooks.com shares information on deciding between renting and buying textbooks.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Jennifer Tyler Lee, Author of The 52 New Foods Challenge, shares steps to end your picky eater problem. Spotlight on Moms features Honoree Corder of HonoreeCorder.com. Routh Soukup, author of Living Well, Spending Less, 12 Secrets Of The Good Life, shares tips on finding your “Sweet Spot”. Retirement Consultant and author of A Bright Financial Future: Teaching Kids About Money Pre-K through College for Life-Long Success, Danny Kofke, shares advice on talking to your kids about money. Colby Zintl, S.VP. of Communications for DripDrop shares why it is important to make hydration your New Year’s resolution.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Michael Gorman, Editor in Chief of Engadget, shares up and coming tech gadgets. Spotlight on Moms features Jillian Darlington of MomCoApp.com. Tammy Gold, Licensed Therapist, Certified Coach, and Parenting & Childcare Expert shares tips from her book, Secrets of the Nanny Whisperer. Marie Delanote, author of The Healing of the 1lb Baby, shares the story of her premature daughter’s birth. Dr. Felicia Stoler, registered dietitian, exercise physiologist and expert consultant in nutrition and healthful living, shares tips for getting through flu season.

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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Bill Henderson, co-author of Cancer Free: Your Guide to Gentle Non-toxic Healing, shares tips from his book. Spotlight on Moms features Nicola Joshua of NapMatCarriers.com. Amy Julia Becker, author and blogger, shares the message of her newest book, Small Talk. Mike Song, co-author of The Hamster Revolution: How to Manage Your Email Before It Manages You, shares 3 smart strategies that can save you your job. Dale Ryan, photographer and author of Sleeping With the Beast, shares why it’s a wonderful thing to adopt a dog.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_12-28-14.mp3
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This week on Mom Talk Radio, Jessica Ballard of BeginToCraft.com shares her Holiday Gift Guide for last-minute shopping. Spotlight on Moms features Alison Smith of AlisonSmithCoaching.com. Lisa Leake, Author of 100 Days of Real Food, shares tips for eating Real Food. Dr. April Jasper, OD, FAAO, shares information on maintaining your child’s vision health. Sharon Thayer, author of The Myth of Santa’s Beard, shares how the publishing of her book helps non-profit organizations.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_12-21-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:38am EDT

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Shelby Barone, founder of OC Mom Media, shares the must have gifts of the season. Spotlight on Moms features Diane Lauer of SimpleAbundantWellness.com. Heidi Schultz, author of Hook’s Revenge, shares her inspiration for retelling the Peter Pan story. Sue Reninger, mother and Barista Baking Company representative, shares tips for making guests feel at home. Sarah Janssen, Senior Editor of The World Almanac and Book of Facts, shares some of the fun new stats and facts available in the 2015 edition of the Almanac.

Direct download: Mom_Talk_12-14-14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:37am EDT