Parenting Tips

Episode 074: How To Have The Hard Conversations on Mental Health with Kalyn Sherwood, L.C.S.W.

Get The Rest of This Conversation! Kalyn and I Kept Going For Another Hour After the Episode Ends! Click Here! Kalyn is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with a Master’s degree in Social Work form the University of Washington in Seattle WA in 2003. She has a background of working with youth and their families…

Episode 067: Decision-Making and The Power of Family Councils with Chanelle Neilson

I have found a common theme when discussing an effective culture: meetings and councils. Every time I read a book about communication, or problem-solving, or talk with a guest about creating a family culture, it often involves some kind of meeting, or sitting down to discuss plans, goals, values, or conflict resolution. Chanelle and I…

Episode 036: Carol Danaher – Ellyn Satter Institute – The Importance of Family Mealtime

Carol Danaher is Board President and Faculty at the Ellyn Satter Institute. She is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist with a Master in Public Health from Johns Hopkins. She co-founded the Childhood Feeding Collaborative, of Santa Clara County, CA, creating partnerships and training in feeding dynamics for pediatric service providers of all kinds. Carol worked at…

Episode 035: Kirstynn Evans – Starting A Business with Your Child

Kirstynn’s daughter Nora started a business together called Nor’s Macarons: NORA’S MACARONS 11 year old Nora, has been baking the most delicious Italian style macarons since she was 8. Her spin on the delicate, and sophisticated little cookie, are exactly what you would expect from a tweenager. Her macarons are not only gorgeous and colorful,…