Podcast

When Your Cup Overflows

Some days I feel like every mother I know is ridden with stress and overwhelm. This type of parenthood seems to be slowly becoming the norm. In today's episode (episode 178) we are talking about what happens when your cup overflows. When your cup overflows the contents spill out and splash on the people who ...

Why Kids Need Art

I really don't know much about art, but I'm learning. One thing I know for sure is that art is important, for kids and adults alike. Today I'm chatting with author Meri Cherry about art + kids. The tagline on her book "Creative Activities and Projects that Inspire Confidence, Creativity, and Connection" got me thinking. ...

SFP 176: Conversation With My Husband

In honor of my birthday week, I'm bringing you a casual conversation with my husband David. It's his first appearance on the podcast and we are talking all things love, marriage, and parenting.

SFP 175: Early Bloomers

Parenting an early bloomer comes with its own set of challenges. Those of us who have precocious children know this well. Today, we are discussing the ins and outs of early blooming from a child development perspective. And I'm sharing more about my personal experience parenting an early bloomer and being an early bloomer myself. ...

SFP 174: Ambitious Travel with Kids

Right now, I'm tired. We just returned from a two-week international trip with our family. Today I'm sharing all the details: the plans, the obstacles, dealing with jet lag, letting go of expectations, and why we keep doing it. Show Notes/Links: Packing videos on Instagram Saccharomyces Boulardii (to prevent travel's diarrhea) Ambitious Travel with Kids ...

SFP 173: Sustainable Fashion for Kids [with Brendan Synnott of Pact]

When it comes to kids, buying more sustainably can feel intimidating. If you are unsure of where to start or how to prioritize, we are chatting more about this today. Our guest is Brendan Synnott, the CEO of Pact, and he's bringing us insight on the sustainable fashion industry, organic cotton, and what he's doing ...