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May 16, 2017

Before there were computers and smartphones and fancy prefab fidget spinners, we kept ourselves distracted with ... taking apart pens. Peeling pencil paint. Unwinding paper clips. Doodling. So much doodling. (For more on fidget spinners, listen to our interview with Robert Rummel-Hudson on Episode...


May 12, 2017

00:32 Holding a Grudge: Nicole has a bone to pick with a high school boy.

06:25 Well, That's a Bummer: There's a very fine line between encouragement and overselling, and between our kids' disappointment and our own. We try to walk it ... very carefully. (Shout-out to our live studio audience:...


Mar 31, 2017

00:31 Beverly Hills Mammogram — Nicole actually had a very positive experience getting a mammogram! PSA: You should get one too, even if you can't have the boutique experience she did. (Mentioned: Bedford Breast Center.)

06:21 You're Not the Boss of Me! — Terri had a major meltdown about a potential delegation fail,...


Mar 17, 2017

00:32 Nicole's SXSWedu: It may be all cutting-edge and stuff, but SXSWedu needs to step up its snack game.

06:16 That Ain't No Way to Treat My Baby: A Facebook post by frequent podcast guest (and one of Nicole's SXSW co-panelists) Robert Rummel-Hudson reminded us of those things people say or do to our kids that make...


Mar 3, 2017

00:32 This Is Us, Total Wrecks Over This Is UsCatherine and Nicole are still drying their eyes from That Episode. (Mentioned: the cast's apology video; trailer)

05:39 Today's Topic: Not to Be Negative ...: We worry about a Time article on the negative spin our kids may be putting on our helpful advice and support....