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Parenting Episodes

Jan. 16, 2023

Episode 82: Are You Living the Life You Would Want Your Children to L…

Do you struggle with critical, negative voices in your head? Are you self-loathing and people pleasing or are you self-loving and empowered? In this podcast episode, DJ & special guest from down under Amanda Kate, discuss how...

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Jan. 2, 2023

Episode 80: How Important is a Dad, Really? with Dr. Susan Schwartz

In this episode, DJ and special guest Susan Schwartz, PhD, sat down to discuss the power of fathers, the impact they have when present and the effect it can have on their children’s lives when they are absent. Listen in …

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Dec. 26, 2022

Episode 79: Raising Strong Daughters with a Foundation of Good Mental…

In this episode, DJ and special guest, Marc Paisant, mental health podcast host & father to 2 daughters, discuss the influence fathers have on their daughters with anxiety, depression, food addictions, low self esteem and how...

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Nov. 21, 2022

Episode 74: Quick!! Call the Stress Nanny! with Lindsay Miller

In this episode DJ chats with Lindsay Miller, The Stress Nanny, who offers great advice on managing our own stress, as well as helping our children gain the skills and the tools to manage their stress. Listen in as they …

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Aug. 22, 2022

Episode 61 Bringing Your Best and Being OK With It with Linda Bjork

In this episode, DJ talks with best-selling author and fellow podcaster, Linda Bjork, about the hard times, the joyful times and how your overall attitude about parenting can make all the difference. Listen in as they discuss...

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Aug. 15, 2022

Episode 60: True Crimes of Imperfect Heroes with Bailey Olsen

In this episode, DJ talks with her niece, Bailey Olsen, about growing up in a large family… the craziness, the goofiness and sometimes scariness of it all. Listen in as they share stories of growing up amongst many siblings, ...

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Aug. 1, 2022

Episode 58: The Joy of Service with Natalie Silverstein

In this episode, DJ talks with Natalie Silverstein, an author and passionate advocate for family and youth service. Stay tuned as they discuss how service comes into play in our families, in creating a positive attitude in ou...

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July 25, 2022

Episode 57: Are You Providing for Your Kids or Raising Them with Rabb…

In this episode, DJ talks with Rabbi Manis Friedman about raising healthy children beyond the basic necessities, our own parenting fears and insecurities of raising them and how to find your parenting authority and confidence...

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July 18, 2022

Episode 56: Connecting with Your Child by Finding Your Own Child With…

Sometimes the best way to connect with your child is when you join in the childish fun yourself. In this episode, DJ talks with James Heppner, a Results Coach and Podcast Host, about letting perfection go (because you don’t h...

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July 11, 2022

Episode 55: What Effect Does Media Have on Our Kids and Family with N…

In this episode, DJ talks with Nikole Thompson about how the media and social platforms are really having a negative effect on our kids. Listen in as they discuss how much screen time is appropriate, the violence, death, ange...

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July 4, 2022

Episode 54: Overcoming Your Childhood Trauma and What That Means For …

In this episode, DJ talks with Danielle Ingenito who is an expert in healing after toxic relationships and she helps women turn their pain into power. Tune in to hear about not projecting your pain, fears and concerns on your...

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June 27, 2022

Episode 53: How to Help Your Child When a Pet Dies with Portia Claire

In this episode, DJ talks with Portia Claire, an author who wrote a children’s book to help children deal with the confusion and grief associated with the loss of a pet. Listen in as DJ & Portia discuss creating memory …

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June 20, 2022

Episode 52: The Power of Fairy Tales with Timothy Stuetz

In this episode, DJ talks with special guest, Timothy Stuetz, a prolific children’s book author, about teaching values, inspiring courage, and bringing curiosity to the lives of our children through fairy tales. Listen in as ...

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June 13, 2022

Episode 51: No Need to Explain with Amber Wilfahrt

In this episode, DJ talks with Amber Wilfahrt, a busy mom, wife, entrepreneur and podcaster about being realistic when we are trying to perfectly juggle it all, taking time to plan meals, activities and more to avoid decision...

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June 6, 2022

Episode 50: Curiouser and Curiouser with Bailey Olsen

In this episode, DJ talks with Bailey Olsen about how to inspire our children to be curious about the world around them, encourage them to ask questions, form their own opinions and think independently. Listen in as they disc...

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