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Mom Myths & Mom Truths: Episode 234
November 12, 2019

Heartburn in pregnancy means babies born with lots of hair; boys are harder when they're little, girls are harder later on; third babies are super chill: These are just a few myths and supposed truths that beg to be tested by reality. We asked YOU,

More Than Mom: Fall Fitness Update
November 10, 2019

Meagan and Sarah have been lifting weights this fall! After bemoaning our fitness situation back in late summer, we got (sorta) serious about doing trainer-led workouts--and we found a way to do it "together," remotely!

Removing The Stigma Of Kids In Therapy With Dr. Erin Lanphier: Voices 42
November 08, 2019

Taking your child to see a counselor, therapist, or psychologist feels heavy...but it doesn't have to be. As our understanding of childhood mental health expands and the stigma associated with seeking help shrinks,

The Fall Sarah Quit Everything: Episode 233
November 05, 2019

The road to extracurricular insanity is paved with good intentions...or so the saying goes. Sarah has always resisted the pressure to sign her kids up for multiple sports, clubs, and activities, but somehow Fall 2019 landed the Powers family with a cra...

Celebrating Kids’ Birthdays & Family Culture: Episode 232
October 29, 2019

From gift giving to special meals, family gatherings and classroom celebrations, creating special birthday traditions for your kids is a multi-faceted affair. Even if you're not into big parties, there is still plenty to think about--and to keep you bu...

More Than Mom: Things That Creep Us Out
October 27, 2019

Weirdest thing Meagan and Sarah are afraid of? You'll never guess in a million years (and please tell us if you share our weird fears!). And then there are the more typical things that creep us out, from the minor heebie-jeebies to the big-time stuff t...

On Our Tables This Fall: Episode 231
October 22, 2019

Roasts, stews, gourd-shaped baked goods, and soups that pair with a storybook read-aloud--we are leaning in hard this fall to cozy seasonal cooking. Join Meagan and Sarah as we discuss what we've been feeding our families lately,

What’s One More? The Practical Realities of 3+ Kid Families: Episode 230
October 15, 2019

From cars to houses to groceries to college, there are some functional elements to growing your family that give a lot of couples pause. We're not here to convince you one way or the other, but we do have experience to share when it comes to going from...

More Than Mom: Behind The Scenes Of Our Partnership
October 13, 2019

Curious what it’s like to run a business with your good friend? Or how we navigate money conversations, time commitments, and growth tension while mothering a collective eight children? Today’s More Than Mom episode pulls back the curtain on our 4-year...

Table Manners & Social Graces: Episode 229
October 08, 2019

Teaching manners and social graces is about so much more than pleases and thank-yous; it's years of modeling and coaching with many shades of gray that bring together regional and cultural differences and expectations,