Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Old Mom New Mom, Episode #18: Are We There Yet?!

Recorded 4/9/14

Intro:

Angie and Marianne talk about the upcoming cannonization of JP2 and Angie shares a recent milestone.

Life with Kids:

The moms share some helpful websites that can be used to set up meal deliveries to families in need or organize volunteers.  Angie and Marianne share ideas for Triduum and share their plans to pray the steps at Holy Immaculata in Mount Adams as well as a Faith and Family Tip of the Week.

Shoutouts and Feedback:

Thank you to our loyal subscribers and listeners!  This week's international shoutout is to Pennsylvania....Holla PA!  Also a shoutout to CatholicCuisine.blogspot.com!

Food for the Journey:

Marianne and Angie share some thoughts they had after their parish's penance service, especially the question, "Are we there yet?!"

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Monday, April 14, 2014

Old Mom New Mom, Episode #17: Three Moms in One!

Recorded 4/4/14

Intro
Angie and Marianne welcome their third special guest, Julie Meintel, a fellow mom who is also a step mom and a grandmom - three moms in one!

Life with Kids
Julie shares some thoughts about her unique perspective on motherhood with the moms as well as some insights on being a convert to Catholicism.  She also shares with the moms some information about the pregnancy center where she volunteers in town

Shoutouts and Feedback
Thank you to our loyal subscribers and listeners!  We are always thrilled to see that you are engaged with our podcasts.  Please keep those emails coming to OldMomNewMom (at) gmail.com or leave voice feedback at OldMomNewMom.com.
This week's international shout out is to our friends up north in Prince Edward Island, Canada.  Holla Prince Edward Island!

Food for the Journey
The moms share some house building inspired food for the journey from C.S. Lewis.


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Friday, March 28, 2014

Old Mom New Mom, Episode #16: Lent Ain't Easy, Blogging Tips, and Busy Babies!

Recorded 3/26/14

Intro 
The moms talk about the need to fight perfectionism during Lent and share a fantastic book that makes a great gift for expecting moms.

Life with Kids 
Marianne share some tips for anyone thinking about starting a blog.  

Shoutouts and Feedback 
Thank you to our loyal listeners and subscribers!  We've had over 1000 downloads of our podcasts!  Our international shoutout this week goes to Croatia!  Holla Croatia!

Food for the  Journey 
Angie shares a calming prayer from the CRHP handbook.

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Thursday, March 20, 2014

Old Mom New Mom, Episode #15: Baby Milestones and Lenten Doldrums

Recorded 3/20/14 - the first day of Spring!

Intro:

Angie and Marianne chat about Christ Renews His Parish retreats and share how their families Lenten plans are progressing.

Life with Kids:

The moms discuss common baby milestones for the first year. Angie shares some stories and thoughts about milestones from her professional experience as a speech language pathologist who works with children and infants.

Shoutouts and Feedback:
The moms thank a reader for a recent email and share how moved they are by all of their reader emails.   We are praying for you, our listeners!  Our international shoutout this week goes out to Maharashtra, India.  Holla Maharashtra!

Food for the Journey
Angie shares an amazing email that highlights the power of prayer for women considering abortion and Angie and Marianne discuss the need for compassion and love for women and men who have abortion in their pasts.

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Christ Renews His Parish

The Light is On for You - a 2007 article from the Washington Post detailing the start of this program

Developmental milestones for baby's first year from the March of Dimes

Normal speech/language development milestones from Cincinnati Children's

Tips for shooting baby/children portraits at home

Rachel's Vineyard for post-abortive healing (with men's resources)

Silent No More Awareness for post-abortive healing (with men's resources)

Monday, March 10, 2014

Old Mom New Mom, Episode #14: Three's a Charm!

Recorded 3/10/14

Intro

Marianne and Angie share the challenges they've had in recording episode #14 and Angie shares some information about Christ Renews His Parish retreats.  The moms chat about Ash Wednesday and invite their listeners to email their own Ash Wednesday stories of wearing ashes to work, to school, or elsewhere.

Life with Kids
Angie and Marianne chat about natural solutions to pesky cradle cap plus discuss a disturbing news story out of Europe that they meant to share on episode #13.

Shoutouts and Feedback
Thank you to listener Julie who sent a great email about sharing her faith with her son.  Many thanks to our dedicated listeners and loyal subscribers.  Our international shoutout this week is to Victoria, Australia - holla, Down Under!

Food for the Journey
Angie reads "If I Had My Life to Live Over Again," by Erma Bombeck, a Dayton, Ohio native and the original funny mom.

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Friday, March 7, 2014

A Note from Marianne about Episode #14

Marianne shares with the listeners that there were some techincal difficulties with recording Episode #14, which will be re-recorded and released late Monday, March 10, 2014.

Thanks to our listeners for tuning in; we enjoy sharing an hour with all of you.

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Thursday, February 27, 2014

Old Mom New Mom, Episode #13: Raising iGirls and Ideas for Lent

Recorded 2/27/14

Intro:

Marianne and Angie discuss the realization that they are part of the "Sandwich Generation" and also chat about running for fun.


Life with Kids:

Angie shares some great information from a seminar she attended on connecting with and guiding your tween/teen daughter in this internet saturated world. Marianne share some thoughts on raising strong girls.


Shoutouts and Feedback:
Angie and Marianne share some more ideas for Lent from their listeners and thank their dedicated listeners and subscribers.  Holla to Guatemala!


Food for the Journey
Angie reads a devotional from the book, "Jesus Calling" that reminds us how unproductive worry and anxiety are.


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