Northeast Ohio Parent presents aParently Speaking

Northeast Ohio Parent presents aParently Speaking


Latest Episodes

Podcast Episode #39: Kids, Teens and Sleep
November 24, 2019

Do you think your kids and teens are getting enough sleep? Chances are they are not. On the latest episode of aParently Speaking, host Miriam Conner is joined by Dr. Jyoti Krishna, director of sleep medicine at Akron Children's Hospital,

Podcast Episode #38: Creativity Matters!
November 10, 2019

On the latest episode of aParently Speaking, host Miriam Conner is joined by Jamie Gallagher, president and CEO of Faber Castell USA, to discuss kids and creativity. Listen as Gallagher talks about kids' need for creativity — and the fact that it is a ...

Podcast Episode #37: Perfectionism Parenting
October 21, 2019

On the latest episode of aParently Speaking, host Miriam Conner is joined by licensed professional counselor Jeffrey S. Reber to discuss "perfectionism parenting." Listen to learn about the effects that perfectionism parenting has on your kids,

Podcast Episode #36: Love it or List it, Family Edition
October 07, 2019

On the latest episode of aParently Speaking, Howard Hanna sales manager Dottie Dupuy joins host Miriam Conner to share her expertise for families in today’s real estate market. Thinking about upsizing? Dupuy talks about what she calls “rightsizing.

Podcast Episode #35: Helicopter Parenting
September 22, 2019

What does it mean to be a helicopter parent — and what does that look like at different ages and stages? Licensed clinical psychologist Dr. Geoffrey Putt joins host Miriam Conner on the latest episode of aParently Speaking to answer those questions and...

Podcast Episode #34: Hollie Strano on Being a Mom
September 09, 2019

WKYC Cleveland’s Hollie Strano joins host Miriam Conner on the latest episode of aParently Speaking. Listen as she tells us about her favorite job: being a mom. Hollie shares stories of her personal life with her two children,

Podcast Episode #33: Dating Again with Kids in Tow
August 18, 2019

On the latest episode of aParently Speaking, host Miriam Conner talks with psychologist Dr. Karin Anderson Abrell about dating again as a parent. Listen as she shares her expertise on when you should date again,

Podcast Episode #32: ‘Dreamland’ Author Discusses Roots of the Opioid Crisis
August 05, 2019

On the latest episode of aParently Speaking, host Miram Conner talks with author Sam Quinones about his young adult adaptation of “Dreamland,” in which he delves deep into the roots of the opioid crisis and the small Ohio town he researched.

Podcast Episode #31: Not Your Grandmother’s Breastfeeding
July 24, 2019

On the latest episode of aParently Speaking, host Miram Conner talks with International Board Certified Lactation Consultant Liz Maseth, BSN, RN. They discuss the latest research and statistics on breastfeeding,

Podcast Episode #30: Is Your Child Ready to Leave the Nest?
July 10, 2019

Your child made it: he or she finished 13 years of school and graduated! You have prepared them for the academics they will face in college and their dorm room is going to be decked out with all the comforts of home. But are they really ready?