MomTalkRadio's Podcast
Mom Talk Radio is the first radio talk show dedicated to real-life moms. Hosted by Maria Bailey, author, founder of, co-founder of 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.
Cracked at Birth, The Reading Mom, Speaking Mom-ese, Moms with Special Needs Kids

This week Maria speaks with Kathryn Mahoney, author of Cracked at Birth; One Madcap Mom's Thoughts on Motherhood, Marriage & Burnt Meatloaf, Margaret O'Hair, The Reading Mom, author Lisa Whelchel, best known for her starring role as Blair Warner on NBC’s “The Facts of Life? speaks about her new book Speaking mom-ese, Moments of Peace & Inspiration in the Mother Tongue and Valerie Herkowitz talks about Work/Family Balance for Moms with Special Needs Kids.

Direct download: 12-20-2005.MP3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 12:29pm EDT

Would Somebody Please Send Me to My Room!, Amber Alerts, Gift of Good Manners, Happiest Toddler on the Block

This week Bob Schwartz talks about his book Would Somebody Please Send Me to My Room, Mark Siegel an executive director at Cingular Wirelss talk about how Moms can use their cell phones to improve the safety of children, Cindy Post author of The Gift of Good Manners, A Parent's Guide to Raising Respectful, Kind, Considerate Children and Dr. Harvey Karp talks about how to raise The Happiest Toddler on the Block.

Direct download: momtalk_12-13-2005.MP3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 10:49am EDT

Why Can't You Communicate Like Me?, What Kids Need to Succeed, The Momager Guide, Choosing Single Motherhood

This week Maria speaks with Laura Browne, author of "Why Can't You Communicate Like Me?, How Smart Women get Results at Work, Dr. Peter Benson, author of What Kids Need to Succeed: Proven, Practical Ways to Raise Good Kids, Christine Martinello, author of the Momager Guide-Empowering Moms to Leave a Loving Legacy and Mikki Morrissette, author of Choosing Single Motherhood: The Thinking Woman's Guide.

Direct download: momtalk_12-06-2005.MP3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 10:08am EDT

Divorcing Wisely, Overweight Kids, Women Betray other Women at Work,Asian Parents Raise High Achievers

This week Maria talks with Cindy Hide author of 7 Steps to Divorcing Wisely, Abby Ellin author of Teenage Waistland a look into the lives of overweight kids, Nan Mooney, author of I Can't Believe She Did That! Why Women Betray Other Women at Work and Jane Kim author of Top of the Class, How Asian Parents Raise High Achievers-and how you can too.

Direct download: momtalk_11-29-2005.MP3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 9:25am EDT

How to Save your Marriage Before its Too Late, My Backyard, Happy Children

This week on Mom Talk Radio, Dr. John Jacobs tells you how to save your marriage before it's too late. We talk with Randall Rosilli creator of My Backyard Books and CDs. Also, Elaine Addison a modern-day Mary Poppins has worked for many high profile clients, her childcare recipe is discipline plus fun, and Dr. Harvey Karp author of The Happiest Baby on the Block book and DVD with the secrets of calming crying babies.

Direct download: momtalkradio_11-15-2005.MP3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 9:41am EDT

SeeMommyRun, Confessions of a Slacker Wife

This week we talk with Andrea Vincent the founder of This website helps moms find or start running or walking groups in their area. Muffy Mead-Ferro author of the best selling Confessions of a Slacker Mom talks about what it really means to be a "Slacker" mom or wife.

Direct download: momtalkradio_10-10-05.MP3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 11:57am EDT

Following Your Dreams and Raising Boys

This week we talk about following your dreams, the power of laughter and raising boys. Guests include Lisa Hammond, author of "Dream Big," Nan Crockett Rutter, from the Breakaway Laughter Company, Dr. Peggy Drexler, author of "Raising Boys Without Men" and Ivy Larson, author of "The Gold Coast Cure."

Direct download: momtalkradio_10-17-05.MP3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 1:20am EDT

The Juggling Act of Being a Mom

Wendy Sachs, author of "How She Really Does It," shares how working moms can juggle work and family. Molly Gold, founder of the Go Mom Planner, shares how to keep it all in balance. Nancy Vogl, author of Chicken Soup for the Single Parents Soul"

Direct download: MomTalk_05-11-05.MP3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 4:40pm EDT

Dealing with Sleepless Toddlers, Preschoolers and Dealing with Hormones

This week we talk with parenting author Elizabeth Pantley about helping your child sleep. She is the author of "The NO Cry Sleep Solution for Toddlers and Pre Schoolers." Dr. Robert Greene explains how to have a healthy hormonal balance. Randine Lewis, author of "The Infertility Cure" shares the ancient Chinese secrets for getting pregnant and having healthy babies.

Direct download: MomTalk_07-05-05.MP3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 4:51pm EDT

Parenting Etiquette

What do you do when your baby throws up on a plane or screams in public? Adam Wasson, author of "Eats, Poops & Leaves : The Essential Apologies, Rationalizations, and Downright Denials Every New Parent Needs to Know and Other Fundamentals of Baby Etiquette" shares some tips on parenting etiquette. We'll also talk with Christine Louise Hohlbaum, author of "Diary of a Mother & SAHM I Am: Tales of a Stay-at-Home Mom in Europe." Marci Shimoff will share inspirational stories from "Chicken Soup Every Mom's Soul"

Direct download: MomTalk_07-19-05.MP3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 5:01pm EDT

Protecting Against Breast Cancer & Teaching Kids the Value of Money

Dr. Christine Horner, author of Waking the Warrior Goddess: Dr. Christine Horner's Program to Protect Against & Fight Breast Cancer" shares suggestions on how to lessen your odds of breast cancer. We'll also speak with best-selling personal finance author Clark Howard about hot to teach your children the value of money. Other Guests include Paula Schmitt and Dr. David Nathan.

Direct download: MomTalk_07-12-05.MP3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 4:30pm EDT

Rescuing Your Teen from Depression

This week Dr. Norman T. Berlinger shares how to help your depressed teen. Leonard Felder, author of Wake Up or Break Up, shares steps to strengthen your relationship. Dr. Paul Pearsall challenges the common "truths" we learn from self-help books.

Direct download: MomTalk_05-17-05.MP3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 5:11pm EDT

How Motherhood Makes you Smarter

This week we'll talk to with Katherine Ellison author of "THE MOMMY BRAIN: How Motherhood Makes Us Smarter", she'll help us discover the positive ways in which having children changes mothersâ?? brains for the better. Elaine Magee explains how what you eat affects headaches and migraines. We'll learn how to make wise life choices with Natasha Munson author of "Life Lessons for my Sisters."

Direct download: MomTalk_05-03-05.MP3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 10:47pm EDT

Midlife Crisis and Dealing with Husbands

This week we talk about dealing with a female midlife crisis, the challenges with understanding your husband and his role in parenting and bringing home a new baby

Direct download: MomTalk_04-26-05.MP3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 4:18pm EDT