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Oct 8, 2018

00:31 Hospital Stay: Nicole gives an update on a hospital visit that kept her from podcasting last week.

07:15 The Fill-in-the-Blank Parent: First it was tiger moms, then helicopter parents, then lawnmower parents and even elephant parents. Well, we can come up with click-baity parenting "styles" too!

21:48 Speed Round:...


Sep 24, 2018

00:31 Traffic Rant: Terri's tearing her hair out over the poor parking etiquette on her street. 

13:36 Too Old to Fail: ...but too young to make smart decisions. That's the pickle we find ourselves in as our kids grow up and have to make life-determining choices.

34:34 Speed Round: Pop-Up Playgrounds: In these spaces,...


Sep 17, 2018

00:32 Pet Roundabout: Time for a quick status check on the animal members of our households.

12:30 Safety vs. Strength: Do we want our kids to take risks in order to become strong? Would it surprise you to learn we can't answer such a black-and-white question?

30:47 Speed Round: Care Packages: College students get care...


Jun 18, 2018

00:32 Rory the Hedgehog: Catherine catches us up on her prickly summer visitor.

08:23 Are You a Carpenter or a Gardener? Our discussion of this article on parenting styles devolved into a plan for Terri and Nicole to build a trellis and Catherine to buy it. 

19:49 Speed Round: What Is Your Theme Song? Catherine had a


Jun 4, 2018

00:32 Live and In Person: Nicole and Catherine got to see each other IRL! Terri joined via Photoshop.

11:52 Love Is an Open Door: With six teens and young adults among us, there is a lot of disappearing into bedrooms. The challenge: Striking a balance between privacy and family time.

27:50 Speed Round: Leaving Home:...