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Planning Travel & Family Vacations (Part 1): Episode 251
March 10, 2020

Is everyone you know taking a family vacation, or does it sometimes just feel that way? In our experience, there are "vacations" that feel like a lot of work, and other ways to spend school holidays that feel more relaxing and don't break the bank.

Celebrating Neurodiversity & Parenting “Differently Wired” Kids With Debbie Reber: Voices 46
March 06, 2020

If you're parenting a child who walks through the world a little--or a lot--differently, or if you're hoping to raise kids who see differences as opportunities instead of deficits, this conversation is for you. Sarah chats with Debbie Reber,

What One-On-One Time Really Looks Like With Our Kids: Episode 250
March 03, 2020

What’s great about our eight? Getting each of them ALONE once in a while. With big, busy families, we recognizing that connecting with each kid individually is important, but we also firmly believe it doesn’t have to be a fancy structured thing.

Life & Motherhood After A High-Risk Pregnancy & Premature Birth
February 28, 2020

Ashley Schafluetzel is a kindergarten teacher and mom of two who lives outside St. Louis, Missouri. Her daughter, Ella, loves big hair bows and Frozen 2, is a great big sister, and is thriving in first grade. However,

Sickness, Health, and Motherhood: Episode 249
February 25, 2020

Flu season 2020 ripped through both our houses recently, and we hear from many of you that this year really is as bad as they say. In this week’s episode Meagan and Sarah talk about the implications of being sick when you’re a mom,

More Than Mom: Milestone Birthdays & Aging Gracefully
February 23, 2020

Sarah just hit the big 4-0 and we’re here to talk about it. Join us for a fun More Than Mom episode where we dive into how we feel about big birthdays in general, which milestone years from our past have made for big transitions or lasting memories,

10 Things We Love About Raising Siblings: Episode 248
February 18, 2020

The siblings in Sarah's house are leaning in hard on the bickering right now, so for the latest in our "10 Things We Love About..." series we're celebrating all the GOOD parts about raising siblings. We know it's not all sunshine and roses,

Having “The Talk” About Internet Safety With Kids Little To Grown: Episode 247
February 11, 2020

When your kids are tiny, it might feel like you have lots of time before their access to the internet requires you to have “the tech talk” - a conversation about online safety, citizenship, and digital well being.

More Than Mom: Pop Culture Sensations! (Do We Even Care?)
February 09, 2020

When something makes a huge splash and everyone is talking about it, we sometimes find reason to opt out, stay neutral, or even counter with the unpopular opinion. But not always! Sometimes we're just excited about the latest hit thing as the rest of y...

Dating & Romance (For Single Moms & Married Ones, Too!): Voices 45
February 07, 2020

Making room in your life for romance can be really tricky for moms. We're often busy and focused on other things, and if we're single, maybe we're burned out on the dating game. In today's Voices episode, Meagan talks from her personal experienced as a...