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Parent Savers is an audio podcast providing new parents with practical information to help preserve their sanity. Both moms and dads discuss common parenting concerns for infants and toddlers. With the help of our experts, parents get the superhero strength they need to tackle the world, and the next dirty diaper.

Parent Savers is an audio podcast providing new parents with practical information to help preserve their sanity. Both moms and dads discuss common parenting concerns for infants and toddlers. With the help of our experts, parents get the superhero strength they need to tackle the world, and the next dirty diaper.
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San Diego, CA

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Parent Savers is an audio podcast providing new parents with practical information to help preserve their sanity. Both moms and dads discuss common parenting concerns for infants and toddlers. With the help of our experts, parents get the superhero strength they need to tackle the world, and the next dirty diaper.

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English


Episodes

Sibling Fighting: How To Keep the Peace

5/22/2019
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Fighting among your kids can really frustrating for parents. How do you know where to draw the line? What role should parents have during these disagreements? What are some of the positive and negative consequences of sibling rivalry that can sometimes lead to fights? Plus, we'll discuss some strategies to help you keep the peace! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:45:27

Distant Families: Ways to Stay in Touch

5/15/2019
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We love our children and we want to spend as much time with them as possible. But, the reality is many kids are forced to be separated from their parents for reasons such as divorce, business travel, military deployment and more. This separation may be physical, but it doesn't have to be overly emotional. Today we'll explore some simple ways parents can strengthen and maintain the connection with their child when away. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:38:44

Family Game Night Ideas

5/8/2019
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Forget the TV- grab some fun, hands-on games and hangout with your family! If you have a toddler, this is the perfect time to introduce board games, cards and anything that uses their imagination! In this episode, our parents chat about what games their kids like the most and how family game nights are creating awesome memories for their kiddos (and some pretty funny inside jokes too)! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:45:21

Baby Skin Conditions: Common Skin Issues, Birthmarks and Moles

5/1/2019
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Babies are known for their soft skin. So, when it pusses, pops, scabs or peels we have a tendency to freak out. Today, we're continuing our series focused on baby skin conditions. What common skin issues can new parents expect? How are these problems commonly treated? Plus, the truth about birthmarks and moles. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:40:56

Dealing with Sibling Rivalry

4/24/2019
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You want your children to have a great relationship- which is sometimes hard to imagine when sibling rivalry gets in the way. Is bickering and fighting amongst siblings inevitable? How can it change as your children progress through various developmental stages? Plus, as a parent, how do you when it's time to intervene, and when you should let your kids handle the situation on their own? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:38:07

Showing Favoritism with Your Kids

4/17/2019
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Parents with more than one child typically try to keep an even playing field with their kids. After all, it wouldn't be fair if only one child was rewarded for finishing their brussel sprouts at dinner, right? But there are times when parents may unintentionally show favoritism toward a specific child based on the situation. So, how does this impact your children and the relationship they have with you as well as their siblings? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:36:03

Introducing Motherhood Sessions from Gimlet

4/11/2019
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Julia was born in South Korea, but was adopted and raised by a white family. Now that she has her own child—the first biological relative she’s ever known—she’s rethinking her relationship with her own family, and on a search to find her birth mother. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:07:31

Preparing Toddlers for Preschool

4/10/2019
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Starting preschool is a big step for many toddlers, and for parents! So, what can you do to prepare your little one for the big day? How can you help make drop-off go smoothly (with less tears)? And what's the best way to communicate with their teachers so you both can plan for the best experience possible? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:37:03

Feeding Your Child: Common Food Allergies

4/3/2019
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You probably know a young child with a food allergy- perhaps that child is even your own. What exactly is a food allergy and how does it differ from an intolerance or sensitivity? What symptoms and signs should new parents look for in their children? Plus, we'll break down the top 8 most common food allergy culprits causing most of the fuss. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:40:09

Keeping Babies Safe: Portable Cribs and Play yards

3/27/2019
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Your baby's sleeping environment is extremely important. Taking necessary precautions to ensure their safety could literally mean the difference between life and death. As a new parent, what do you need to know about play yard safety? Is it safe for your child to sleep in a play yard? What are some things to keep in mind when traveling? We're teaming up with Keeping Babies Safe to learn how to make your baby's sleeping environment as safe as possible. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...

Duration:00:36:10

Do I Need a Will or Trust to Protect My Child?

3/20/2019
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As a new parent, you have tons of new responsibilities. There are even legal issues you need to consider to help protect both yourself and your family in your absence. What's the difference between a will and trust? How do you decide who should have guardianship of your child? And what are some general liabilities to consider for playdates and other get-togethers? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:39:46

The Dad's Guide to Your Baby's First Year

3/13/2019
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Many first-time dads are rightfully nervous about how life will change with fatherhood. How will your relationship with your spouse evolve? What's needed to properly care for a newborn baby? How do you handle sleep deprivation and visits from extended family? Today we're celebrating Father's Day with a special all-dads panel of new and expecting dads eager to share their experiences. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:38:58

Exploring Parenting Styles from Other Countries

3/6/2019
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Children in the United States are lagging behind their international peers in areas such as test scores, happiness indexes, physical health and more. What lessons can we apply from parents in other countries to help make our children the best they can possibly be? What can we learn about the way we praise our children, discipline them and show our love? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:34:09

Toddler Naps: Dos and Don'ts

2/27/2019
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Naps are important- for both you and your child. It gives everyone a break and allows us to re-boot and prepare for the rest of the day. How often should your child be napping, and for how long? What should you do if you accidentally skip a nap or your schedule is off? And what are your options if your little one is absolutely refusing naps altogether? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:39:32

Signs of a Spoiled Child

2/20/2019
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You love your children. And because we want them to happy, new parents might be tempted to overindulge. But how do you actually know if you're spoiling your children? In what ways do parents typically spoil their children and how can it impact them long-term? And if you are spoiling your children, what are some simple ways to correct the issue so it doesn't become a problem. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:37:23

Children and Type 2 Diabetes

2/13/2019
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Type 2 Diabetes is on the rise in young children. So, how do you prevent this condition commonly referred to as the "silent killer"? What are the common risk factors associated with it and what are some subtle symptoms to look for in your children? We've got some great tips to help keep the whole family safe. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:33:59

Baby Steps to Chemical Free Cleaning

2/6/2019
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When you've got little ones crawling all over your floor and putting EVERYTHING in their mouths, you may be thinking more closely about the products you use and their ingredients. Have you ever really looked on the label to see what chemicals you're using inside your home? We've switched out our common cleaning products for some all-natural homemade recipes. Find out how well they worked! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:32:15

Feeding Your Child: Eating in Public

1/30/2019
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Eating in public with your children can be quite an experience, for both you and everyone else around you. So, how do you deal with potential meltdowns, children who refuse to eat and a table (and floor) covered in food? And better yet, how can you try to avoid these scenarios altogether? We have some great tips to help you plan for the best and prepare for the worst. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:33:13

Making Bath Time Fun and Safe for Kids

1/23/2019
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Bath time can be fun, but it can also be a scary place if you aren't taking precautions to help protect your child. Today, we'll explore some tips to help keep your kids safe, all while having fun and teaching them valuable lessons to help make them self-sufficient. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:35:34

Sensory and Dietary Issues in Children

1/16/2019
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It's sometimes said that kids with Sensory Processing Disorder "feel too much" or "not enough". If your child is struggling with this, he may either overreact or under-react to touch, sounds, and food textures. Their diet may become so restrictive, that eating in general may become a big challenge. Today we'll learn more about this condition so you can better recognize it and get the support your child needs Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:36:35