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NPR Driveway Moments Moms - Radio Stories That Won't Let You Go

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Stories from the National Public Radio archives celebrate moms and motherhood. Stories so compelling you'll stay in your car to hear them through—even if you're sitting in your own driveway. Wait Wait . . . Don't Tell Me! host Peter Sagal captures your attention with colorful tales for and about moms. Heard on All Things Considered, Weekend Edition, News & Notes, and other NPR programs, these stories and more are for moms, moms-to-be, and anyone who has ever known or had a mother. What is a Driveway Moment? Maybe it's happened to you as it has to countless others. . . . You're driving home, listening to a story on NPR. Suddenly, you find yourself in your driveway (or parking space or parking garage). Rather than turn the radio off, you stay in your car to hear the piece to the end. It's a Driveway Moment. The NPR Driveway Moments Series collects these "best of" stories so that you are never more than a "play" away from a Driveway Moment. Contents: Introduction by Peter Sagal More Messages from Amy's Answering Machine Solving the Mystery of Mother-Daughter Speak Mommy as a Role Model? Get Real Bad Mommy Just Mom and Me and Chuck E. Cheese Surprised by Mom Knitting for Life, and for Life's Milestones Legislator Offers First-Person View of Welfare StoryCorps: Mother's Magic, Stretching a Christmas Dollar Tamale Recipe Proves Hard to Keep Secret 'Chickenbutt' and Other Lessons from Grandma Who is Singing Me Lullabies? Mementoes Honor Sons Lost to War In Memoir, Allende Reveals Life to Late Daughter I Love My Kids—But Give Me a Break Mother's Day vs. Fishing Season Opener Hidden Kitchen Mama Mother's Day Recipes StoryCorps: Special Memories of a Final Thanksgiving Meal Young, Single and Raising a Child Rocket Science Mom Remembers Her Olympic Past Turning Into Your Mother Isn't So Bad After All A Partially Empty Nest, with Mixed Feelings Grandmother: A Story of Aging, Decline and Love This I Believe: The Power of Love to Transform and to Heal

Language:

English

Narrators:

Peter Sagal

Length:

1h 55m


Chapters

Free Sample

04:25

Introduction
Introduction

00:56


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

04:26


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

05:37


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

04:07


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

03:01


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

02:35


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

03:05


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

03:23


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

03:51


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

02:38


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

03:18


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

03:55


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

08:14


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

06:42


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

08:06


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

03:38


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

05:18


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

08:10


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

02:52


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

02:42


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

03:56


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

03:42


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

02:40


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

03:19


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

03:58


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

07:22


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

03:51