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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: Nicole's dog.)

22:42 Friday Speed Round—Our Kids' Best Qualities: From fantastic memory to nerves of steel, we celebrate the qualities we admire in our kids.

29:38 Roundabout Roundup: Terri enjoyed this video from the junior Gaffigans, Catherine enjoyed this podcast ep on high-school and college search stress, and Nicole enjoyed shopping at Kirkland's.

32:35 Interview of the Week: Terri talks with Robert Rummel-Hudson about what happens when something that's an accommodation for kids with special needs catches on and becomes a fad (ahem, fidget spinners). Mentioned: "When Disability Is Misdiagnosed as Bad Behavior."

46:06 Shameless Self-Promotion: The PR Podcast Instagram feed, 8 Favorite Special Education Websites for Teachers and Parents, Mother's Day Medals for Moms.

Thanks as always to Jon Morin for our fun in-and-out music. If you're reading this somewhere without hyperlinks, come to for the full recap experience.