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(Ep. 13) Meditation for Moms with Jeanine

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This isn’t your average, annoying podcast about meditation and how easy and transformative it is, and how it only takes thirty minutes and day and any mom can find that time blah blah blah. Instead, my friend Jeanine walks us through a task-filled meditation that is quick, practical, and do-able – you could even do it in the school pick-up line or while waiting at gymnastics practice.Read more

(Ep. 11) Best & Worst of Motherhood with Four Writer Moms

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Nod your head along as four hilarious and honest moms admit their favorite and least favorite parts of being mothers. They divulge what surprised them most about motherhood, what makes it all worth it (three of the four said the same thing!), and also how they work through mom guilt to allow themselves to attend things like a five-day writer’s retreat, which is where this episode was recorded.Read more

(Ep. 10) Decluttering for Real People with Rebecca – Part 2

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In Part 1 of “Decluttering for Real People with Rebecca,” she gave us some practical strategies for winning the war on kid and adult clutter, along with some of the psychology behind why we have so much stuff. In today’s part 2 episode, professional decluttering coach, Rebecca Mezzino, continues with the gems and gives us mantras to help talk us down while shopping, ideas about how to store (or not store) unending kid art and baby clothes, a helpful guideline for how full our spaces should be, and insight into clutter’s relationship to anxiety which basically felt like a personal attack.Read more

(Ep. 007) Moms in Politics with Tiffany

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In “Moms in Politics with Tiffany,” we get a glimpse into what it’s like as the only female city council member. Tiffany Ackley is transparent, funny, and inspiring while telling us the real deal about how she’s treated differently than her fellow men, how she still falls into common female traps, and how she breaks the mold by bringing her kids with her.Read more