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Embracing Real Life With Moments That Matter
January 30, 2020

From August through January, life is action-packed: we’re on the go from back-to-school through the holidays, and we enter the new year with high aspirations. And then, in the face of that long stretch between mid-January and spring break,

School Volunteering That Fits Your Personality: Episode 245
January 28, 2020

The preschool and elementary school years provide lots of opportunities to be involved at your kids’ schools…but for many moms the process of finding their place in the school community takes some time. Sarah is deep into the school years now,

More Than Mom: Talking About The Weather (No, Really.)
January 26, 2020

Weather chat has a reputation for being what you talk about when you have nothing else to say…but we have LOTS to say, and we still love to talk about the weather. Climate and temperature has a big impact on our lives as moms—from the clothes we wear a...

Family Food Values & What’s Working For Us: Episode 244
January 21, 2020

We take the long view when it comes to feeding a family: What kind of food experiences and memories do we want our kids to have? What’s the culture around the dishes we serve and the tone around the table? And what are the core values around food and e...

10 Things We Love About Toddlers: Episode 243
January 14, 2020

Toddlers get a bad rap - out in the world and even here on the podcast, where we’ve occasionally uttered the phrase: “One-year-olds are the worst.” But there’s so much to love about the toddler stage, too—from verbal explosion to hilarious antics.

More Than Mom: Small Habits That Make A Big Difference
January 12, 2020

Overhauls and reinventions sound attractive, but they can be overwhelming and even cause us to crash and burn before we ever see results. We’re both interested in the role small habits and little improvements play in our daily rhythms, productivity,

Staying Organized & Motivated As A Full-Time Working Mom with Sarah Hart-Unger: Voices 44
January 10, 2020

A full-time physician with three young kids and a couple of side hustles, Sarah Hart-Unger relies on some time-tested systems to make sure she doesn’t miss a meeting, carves out space for her own creativity,

More Listener Questions & Our Advice: Episode 242
January 07, 2020

Thoughts on how we handle sick days, encouragement for a mom of two-under-two struggling with accepting help when it's offered, troubleshooting a six-year-old with a nightwaking habit, and commiserating with parents whose toddler only wants dad--Meagan...

Cozy Year-End Chat With Meagan & Sarah: Episode 241
December 31, 2019

We're not quite ready to get all crazy-intentional about 2020, but we're also over the holidays and feeling a little reflective. Episode 241 is a casual year-end fireside (we wish!) chat with Meagan and Sarah as we close out another year as moms,

Listener Questions & Our Advice: Episode 240
December 23, 2019

A mom in the trenches wonders exactly when things will start to feel easier, playdates with school-aged boys whose house rules differ on video games, dealing with disappointment as a mom (especially around built-up big days like holidays),