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Mar 19, 2018

00:32 Injury Report: Terri's husband is sidelined, which means many different challenges.

5:45 When Kids Face Rejection: We've found that helping our kids through painful setbacks is, well, painful. 

25:45 Speed Round: Life-Changing Apps: We haven't found one that reverses rejection, but we sure do love messaging,...


Feb 5, 2018

00:32 Cruising vs. Camping: Nicole and her college student have different ideas about spring break travel.

7:09 Course-Correcting as a Parent: Let's say you've been lax on enforcing family rules, or realize you need some different ones. Is there a way to steer the whole crew in a new direction?

24:08 Speed Round: School...


Jan 29, 2018

00:27 Travels with Catherine: We know you'll be jealous when you hear where Catherine stopped on her 15-hour trip from Wisconsin to Kansas.

06:22 The Buzz About Bouncing Back: "Resilience" is a big buzzword in parenting and education, but what does it even mean? And is there really a way to help every child develop...


Dec 11, 2017

00:37 Holiday Baking: Nicole worries about homemade goodies for a party, and Catherine ("Turnips!") and Terri ("Storebought!") try to help. Mentioned: Speed rounds on memory and wholesale club shopping.

06:07 What's Theirs Is Ours: It's a recurring feature on the podcast: DIY therapy. This week, making kids' issues and...


Nov 10, 2017

00:32 Winter Weather: Not only is snow in the forecast for Catherine, her daughter has to learn to drive in it.

07:19 Baby's First Heartbreak: Nicole went to Canada and came home to a painful teen breakup. She's not planning to leave home ever again. (Mentioned: Our recent discussion on dealing with dating.)

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