Bethany Johnson, professor and co-author of “You’re Doing It Wrong,” a book about parenting through the centuries talks about the book she wrote with Margaret Quinlan and how experts have emerged at every stage of parenthood: from conception through college.
Sabina Sewillo, a family wealth advisor at Morgan Stanley, talks about what financial steps need to be taken to prepare for a baby.
Jill Margaret Shulman is a college admissions coach and the author of “College Admissions Cracked: Saving Your Kid (and Yourself) From the Madness.” She has advice for parents whose teens are prepping their college admissions in this two-part podcast. More information with her advice and her book can be found on her website.
Nicole Knepper, a licensed therapist in Plainfield, discusses the best ways to cope with adult life stressors – like the death of a parent or the loss of a job – while still being a parent.
Kristyn Ivey, Chicago’s first certified KonMari consultant, talks about Marie Kondo’s tidying method, the benefits of finding joy in tidy and how to involve the whole family in the tidy process.
Pam Jones, a registered nurse and co-owner of Sweet Dreams Infant Care, continues the discussion about sleep training and trains parents how to prep their babies for time changes – like Daylight Saving Time. This is the second of a two-part series about sleep training.
Kathy Roeser & Sabina Sewillo, moms and advisors at Morgan Stanley, talk about the importance and different ways to save for college.
Hany Kurdi, dentist at Dentologie in Chicago, discusses all things teeth as National Dental Health month opens. He answers questions like when should kids start seeing a dentist to how much should the Tooth Fairy pay for teeth.
Psychotherapist Kelly LaPorte, of Naperville Counseling Center, discusses “mom-shaming:” what it is, why we do it and how it can impact the well-being of parents.
Chicago comedians from “The Momedians of Momedy” bring the funny as they have a lot to say about the joys of parenting.