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The Mighty Mommy's Quick and Dirty Tips for Practical Parenting

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Whether you're dealing with baby colic, your toddler's tantrums, your tween's moods, or your teen's college applications, Mighty Mommy has parenting tips to help make your family life easier and much more fun. As the mother of 8 kids, Cheryl Butler has seen it all - and survived. Follow Cheryl's practical advice and you too will be a Mighty Mommy!

Whether you're dealing with baby colic, your toddler's tantrums, your tween's moods, or your teen's college applications, Mighty Mommy has parenting tips to help make your family life easier and much more fun. As the mother of 8 kids, Cheryl Butler has seen it all - and survived. Follow Cheryl's practical advice and you too will be a Mighty Mommy!

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Whether you're dealing with baby colic, your toddler's tantrums, your tween's moods, or your teen's college applications, Mighty Mommy has parenting tips to help make your family life easier and much more fun. As the mother of 8 kids, Cheryl Butler has seen it all - and survived. Follow Cheryl's practical advice and you too will be a Mighty Mommy!

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Episodes

617 - Here's What Happened When I Became a Minimalist Mom

2/28/2021
Families tend to acquire stuff. What happens when you shift the focus from having more things to having more experiences and sharing more family time? Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Check out my family-friendly Pinterest boards. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/house-home/organization/minimalist-family-lifestyle https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts...

Duration:00:14:33

616 - End Bedtime Battles with These 6 Steps

2/21/2021
Most parents breathe a sigh of relief after their kids have finally gone to bed each night. These tips will help you end bedtime battles and get to that happy place sooner. Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Check out my family-friendly Pinterest boards. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/parenting/behavior/6-tips-to-end-bedtime-battles...

Duration:00:14:08

615 - 20 Grocery Shopping Tips to Save Your Family Big Bucks

2/14/2021
If you want to spend less time shopping, save tons more money, and eat delicious meals without wasting food, give these savvy money-saving grocery shopping tips a try. Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Check out my family-friendly Pinterest boards. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/house-home/budgeting/20-grocery-tips...

Duration:00:13:10

614 - 4 Loving Ways to Enrich the Mother-Son Bond

2/7/2021
The bond between moms and their sons is a special one. Here are Mighty Mommy's four keys for deepening your relationship with the boy who holds your heartstrings. Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Check out my family-friendly Pinterest boards. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/parenting/school-age/4-ways-strengthen-mother-son-bond...

Duration:00:14:43

613 - How to Stop Stressing and Start Thriving as a Single Mom

1/31/2021
Every single parent knows that raising kids without a partner is no small task. But a few simple, subtle shifts in the way you think and act can make a world of difference. Here are five ways to ditch the stress and love your role as a single mom. Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Check out my family-friendly Pinterest boards. Links:...

Duration:00:16:25

612 - How to Stop Struggling with Your Teen

1/24/2021
Raising a teenager can be a harrowing experience that leaves parents feeling at their wit's end. Setting boundaries, taking some time for yourself, and giving lots of love (even when you want to scream with frustration) will help you connect with your teen in meaningful ways. Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Check out my family-friendly Pinterest boards. Links:...

Duration:00:11:47

611 - 5 Easy Ways to Create More Time and Balance in Your Parenting Life

1/17/2021
When you're a busy parent, managing your time well means caring for your own needs as well as your family's. Here are five realistic ways to add more time to your day to create a more balanced and fulfilling parenting life. Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Check out my family-friendly Pinterest boards. Links:...

Duration:00:14:02

610 - 5 Smart Reasons Your Kids Need Goals for the New Year and Tips to Help Them

1/9/2021
Wandering aimlessly might get you to your destination eventually, but it's a lot easier and less frustrating when you have a plan! Here are five reasons your kids need goals, and five simple tips to help them use goal setting to achieve their dreams. Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Check out my family-friendly Pinterest boards. Links:...

Duration:00:11:36

609 - 6 Sanity Saving Strategies for Parents Raising a Child With Special Needs

1/3/2021
Parenting any child comes with challenges; parenting a child with special needs amplifies them. Based on her own experience raising three children with developmental delays, Mighty Mommy offers six tips for managing the stress and keeping your sanity. Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Check out my family-friendly Pinterest boards. Links:...

Duration:00:15:51

608 - Practical Tools to Help Teens Manage the Impact of Pandemic Stress, Expert Advice from Dr. Claire Nicogossian

12/26/2020
The ongoing stress, fear, continued disappointment, and uncertainty created by the COVID-19 pandemic can wear anyone down, but it’s been particularly tough on kids and teens. Clinical Psychologist Dr. Claire Nicogossian joined Mighty Mommy to talk about warning signs of stress in teens and offer her expert advice for helping them cope. Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and...

Duration:00:25:59

607 - 3 Frustrating Toddler Challenges and How to Fix Them

12/20/2020
Toddlers get a bad rap, but let's face it—they can be terrors! Understanding and empathizing with this challenging child development phase is the key to navigating it. Here are three common toddler challenges and tips for fixing them. Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Check out my family-friendly Pinterest boards. Links:...

Duration:00:17:25

606 - Why Simplicity is the 2020 Holiday Gift You Didn't Know You Needed

12/13/2020
For families, the holidays are usually a mad dash that leaves kids overstimulated and parents drained. But 2020 changed all the rules. This year, simplicity may just be the seasonal gift that keeps on giving. Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Check out my family-friendly Pinterest boards. Links:...

Duration:00:14:22

605 - How to Build Your Teen's Self-Esteem

12/6/2020
No wonder teenagers often struggle with low self-worth. Peer pressure, changing bodies, the struggle to excel in academics and sports—it's a lot. Here are five tips from Mighty Mommy to help boost your teen's self-esteem and set them up for success. Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Check out my family-friendly Pinterest boards. Links:...

Duration:00:15:22

604 - 5 Positive Tips for Parenting a Strong-Willed Child

11/28/2020
Strong-willed kids get a bad rap because they come across as rebellious or defiant. Instead of crushing their stubborn determination, here's how to relax and help focus their indomitable spirits in a positive direction. Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Check out my family-friendly Pinterest boards. Links:...

Duration:00:09:55

603 - Does Your Child Act Entitled? 5 Sensible Ways to Curb It

11/22/2020
They beg, they whine, they make demands and bargain. And sometimes you can't help but cave in, which only makes the problem worse. Here are Mighty Mommy's 5 simple tips for toning down your child's sense of entitlement and fostering a work ethic, gratitude, and the ability to learn from failure. Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Check out my family-friendly...

Duration:00:15:54

405 - 5 Ways to Do Thanksgiving a Little Different This Year

11/14/2020
Every family has their own way of celebrating and with Thanksgiving on tap, it can be the perfect time to add a new twist to existing holiday rituals or to start a brand new one this year. Mighty Mommy has 5 fresh ways you can make your family’s Thanksgiving holiday even more special. Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Check out my family-friendly Pinterest boards....

Duration:00:13:39

602 - 5 Strategies for Managing a Manipulative Child

11/8/2020
Kids learn early that manipulative behavior usually gets them what they want. These five strategies will help you foil your master manipulator and bring this challenging behavior to an end. Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Check out my family-friendly Pinterest boards. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/parenting/behavior/manipulative-child...

Duration:00:14:05

601 - 7 Surefire Ways to Stop Yelling at Your Kids

11/1/2020
Yelling can be just as harmful to children as physical punishment. It can lead to depression, anxiety, and low self-esteem. If you struggle to keep a cool head and a calm voice, Mighty Mommy's 7 tips will help you restore peace. Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Check out my family-friendly Pinterest boards. Links:...

Duration:00:12:15

600 - 6 Spooky Halloween Activities for when Trick or Treat is Canceled

10/25/2020
The scariest thing about Halloween this year might just be 2020 itself, but that doesn't mean you can't have some safe, spooky fun with your kids. Here are 6 spooktacular ideas. Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Check out my family-friendly Pinterest boards. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/house-home/holidays/2020-halloween-activities-kids...

Duration:00:13:38

599 - 8 Things to Do During Your Last Month of Pregnancy

10/18/2020
The last few weeks of pregnancy can be exhausting, but they don't have to be daunting. Mighty Mommy, a seven-time delivery room veteran, shares her advice for making the most of the time right before baby arrives. Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Check out my family-friendly Pinterest boards. Links:...

Duration:00:20:53