Now that we have your attention...Listen to this week's Momcast! We hear from one member of our Mom Squad who defends screen time and says her child is greatly benefiting from technology. We also talk to an expert from PBS Kids Digital who offers some great advice on how parents can use digital devices to really help their child grow.
Columbus, Ohio TV personality, Dom Tiberi, shares with Stacy how he and his family are turning tragedy into a lifesaving campaign to end distracted driving. Plus, learn more about The Maria Tiberi Foundation and how you can contribute to the cause with Maria’s Ride.
Now that the kids are back in school our Momcast vision expert, Dr. Rupa Shah, shares how concussions could effect your child's eye health. We also hear from a school nurse who dishes about EpiPens, stomach bugs, and the one thing every parent should know as they send their children off to school.
Even though it's back to school season, it's never too early to start thinking about Christmas. In this "Christmas in August" episode we learn about Wagons Ho Ho Ho, an amazing nonprofit that delivers wagons full of hope to families in need during the holidays. Stacy chats with the co-founder of this organization, Donn Ditzhazy, who explains why now is the time to start helping.
Stacy talks to “professional organizer” Christie Lingo of Simple Solutions Organizing who makes back to school time organized and easy for you and your kids. Plus find out about a simple, guilt free dinner option that will revolutionize meal time for your family.
It seems like moms always put themselves last! In this week's Momcast, however, Stacy explains how she was able to cross something off her bucket list by finally putting herself first. We also hear from Kelly Goff, Practice Manager at Hutta & Hutta Orthodontics, who shares how their practice is not only great for your kids, but reminds moms that their perfect smile is also within reach.
Some help for the sandwich generation! Momcast vision expert, Dr. Shah from ReVision LASIK & Cataract Surgery, clues us in on some telltale signs that our own parents may need to schedule an appointment with their eye care doctor. Also, for no other reason at all but to have fun, we talk to SNL alum Kevin Nealon.
Melissa Wade, Senior Director of Communications from Visit Pittsburgh, explains why Pittsburgh is the perfect destination for your summer family road trip. From Thomas the Tank Engine to amazing science exhibits there is something enjoyable for every family member. Pittsburgh is Kidsburgh!
We all know that postpartum depression is serious, but moms we need to pay attentions to our mental health even as the kids grow older. Depression is real and we have to start talking about it. On this week's episode of Momcast we have some great resources and helpful info on depression and suicide prevention.
On this week's episode of Momcast we talk to some experts to help keep you organized this summer. Professional Organizer Christie Lingo, and Design Consultant from California Closets Veronica Hairston, help you keep your life in order during this chaotic time.
Dr. Rupa Shah from ReVision Lasik and Cataract Surgery, our Momcast vision expert, teaches us everything we should know about our children's eyes. Plus, find out why Lasik might be an easy solution to simply and improve our quality of life.
On this Mother's Day episode our Mom Squad talks about those parenting moments that were a pain at the time, but are now moments that are remembered fondly. Plus, details on how you can win a special Mother's Day massage.
After she lost her job, Kristen and her young daughter found themselves homeless. Kristen's story of overcoming diversity and sacrifice will inspire you to rethink your priorities this Mother's Day. Plus we share a unique way you can celebrate Mother's Day while you support the Homeless Families Foundation.
Protecting your child on social media is the hot topic on this week's Momcast. Ripped straight from the headlines...Momma Bear kicks in for one Florida mom when a daycare worker posts an embarrassing video of her child online and it goes viral. Listeners weigh in on this story and other risks your children face in the age of social media.
A mom uses a taser on her son because he wouldn't get out of bed for church! Our Mom Squad discuses this bad decision and the difficulties of trying to get your kids to listen to you. Also, Psychotherapist Luanne Lowenstein shares advice on how to handle situations when we are at our wits' end with our kids.