In this episode, aside from learning that Cadence has started taking high school Spanish, we talk about dating and communication mishaps of all kinds. We talk about Cadence’s tendency to run headfirst into walls, all of her least favorite spices, ocean swimming and the calculus of teen rage.
This episode, after a long hiatus, we tackle the awkward subject of internet porn. We talk about Wonder Woman, 1337speak, and the shocking truth about teenage girls and their relationship with… porn. List of links forthcoming…
Content Warning: School Shootings and Gun Violence This was a tough episode. If talking to our kids is the hardest part of parenting, it doesn’t get harder than when we have to address all of the terrible things that happen in the world. This was a really good conversation though, and both Cadence and Gawen […]
This week was an interesting episode, because now that we have a few episodes under our belt, we’re getting real. Social Media is a common point of contention between parents and teens, and we’re no exception. We talk about how we’ve approached this contentious topic, from what a parent’s role should be in helping our […]
This week, Cadence’s grandmother and 95 year old great grandmother were in town for a visit, so we thought it was a good time to have a (mostly) serious conversation about some of the issues that are important to Cadence right now. We talk about birth control, abortion, mothers and daughters talking about sex, and […]
In this episode, we talk about our experiences with homeschooling, Cadence hulking out over a can of shaving cream, and spider privacy. We’d like to thank Scott Holmes, for allowing us to use his song, Brit Pop. He has a lot of really great songs on the Free Music Archive
In this first episode of Coffee With My Mom, Cadence and Mary discuss High School. We talk about regrets, college, friendships and dating, sexism in the 90’s, and slut shaming. We’d like to thank Scott Holmes, for allowing us to use his song, Brit Pop. He has a lot of really great songs on the […]