Old Mom New Mom Podcast (omnm podcast)

It's our second podcast of 2014 on a snowy Friday in January.  We're podcasting with babies so expect some gurgling and chattering!

Intro:

Angie and Marianne chat about TGIF, CYO sports, and being an Extraordinary Minister of the Most Holy Eucharist to the homebound.

Life with Kids:

This week's topic is surviving Mass with little kids; Angie and Marianne share some strategies that have worked for them as well as what hasn't worked for them

Shoutouts and Feedback:

No mail this week but we have had over 200 downloads of our podcasts!  A big thank you to all of our subscribers (still over 20 as of this posting) and to those listening.  

Food for the Journey:

Angie shares the lyrics of the song, "Do Everything" by Steven Curtis Chapman and we chat about being Christian Radio converts.

Looking for the links and full details of what we discussed today?  Be sure to visit our site, Old Mom New Mom, for the full show notes.

Have feedback to share or a topic you'd like us to discuss? Please send us an email at OldMomNewMom(at)gmail.com.  Like what you heard on this podcast?  Please consider leaving a postive review on iTunes right here.  

Direct download: episode_7.mp3
Category:OMNM Podcast -- posted at: 5:07pm EST

Old Mom New Mom, Episode #6: Welcoming 2014 and Our First Guest, Barb Patterson!

Recorded Thursday, 01/09/14

 

We're welcoming 2014 and our very first guest!  As usual, we are podcasting with babies so expect some lively audio.  Thanks for listening!

 

Intro

We chat about the Polar Vortex and remember the last time it was so terribly cold (20 years ago), talk about the Christmas season, and introduce our guest, our friend and the mom who introduced us to Catholic podcasts, Barb Patterson.

 

Life with Kids

We chat with Barb and she shares her thoughts on being a mom of many, large families, and being an Old Mom and a New Mom.  We also share our Faith and Family Tip of the Week.

 

Shoutouts and Feedback

We've got mail!  We share an email from one of our listeners.

 

Food for the Journey

With the season of resolutions upon us, we share some words of inspiration from C.S. Lewis on resolutions.

 

Looking for links and the full details of what we discussed in this episode?  Be sure to visit our site, Old Mom New Mom, for the full show notes.

 

Have feedback to share?  Please send us an email to OldMomNewMom(at)gmail.com.  Like what you heard on this podcast?  Please consider leaving a positive review on iTunes right here.  

Direct download: episode_6_omnm.mp3
Category:OMNM Podcast -- posted at: 10:03pm EST

Old Mom New Mom, Episode #5: Wrapping up 2013

Recorded 12/20/13

We're wrapping up 2013 with one final podcast before Christmas and New Year's Day.  Thanks for joining us in 2013 and look for Episode #6 in the beginning of January 2014!

Intro:

We talk about how hectic the third week of December has been for both of them and share their highlights of 2013.

Life with Kids


We discuss the sacrament of reconciliation, touching on our experiences in preparing our children for their first reconciliations as well as our experiences of having been away from the sacrament for ten years (Marianne) and eighteen years (Angie).

Shoutouts and Feedback

We share feedback from our friends who have listened to our podcasts and thank all of our subscribers (13 as of this podcast!)

Food for the Journey

We share a Christmas version of the infamous 1 Corinthians 13 verse on love.

Looking for the links and the full details of what we discussed on this podcast?  Be sure to visit our site, Old Mom New Mom, for the full show notes.  

Have feedback to share?  Please send us an email to OldMomNewMom(at)gmail.com.  Like what you heard on this podcast?  Please consider leaving a positive review at iTunes right here.

Direct download: Old_Mom_New_Mom_5.mp3
Category:OMNM Podcast -- posted at: 9:12pm EST

Recorded 12/12/13

We're back once again, podcasting with chatty babies.  Thanks for listening!

Intro


Angie and Marianne discuss early December snow days, Time magazine's choice for Man of the Year, infertility and naprotechnology, and Our Lady of Guadalupe.

Life with Kids

We chat about recent snowfalls and snowdays, St. Nicholas and St. Lucia feast day traditions and share a Faith & Family Tip of the week.

Shoutouts and Feedback

We've "soft launched" our podcast by sharing the podcast with our Bible study groups but both of us have yet to announce that we are officially podcasters. Marianne shares feedback on the podcast from her oldest daughter who is in 7th grade. Angie and Marianne share the core reason why they decided to start podcasting.

Food for the Journey

We discuss the Parable of the Prodigal Son and how it relates to the crowds at Christmas Mass.  Angie shares a beautiful quote from Blessed Mother Teresa of Calcutta.

Looking for the links and the full details of what we discussed on this podcast?  Be sure to visit our site, Old Mom New Mom, for the full show notes.

Have feedback to share?  Please send us an email to OldMomNewMom(at)gmail.com.  Like what you heard on this podcast?  Please consider leaving a positive review at iTunes right here.

Direct download: Episode_4_omnm.mp3
Category:OMNM Podcast -- posted at: 8:54pm EST

Recorded 12/5/2013

We're back after a two week break!  Thanks for listening. We've got a chatty baby once again today! Here's what we talked about in this episode:

Intro:

We chat about Thanksgiving with our families, Fr. Ricardo's podcast on keeping the sabbath, Turkey Judgement Day, and the television show 19 Kids and Counting.

Life with Kids:

We discuss keeping Christ in Christmas, share some Christmas traditions, and how we've tried to scale down the pile of presents.

Shoutouts and Feedback:

We chat about fellow parishioner Phil Frederick's appearance on The Journey Home on EWTN, Dr. Ray Guerendi's radio show, and give a big shoutout thank you to our five subscribers.  THANK YOU!

Food for the Journey:

Marianne remembers that she needs to start reading her Little Blue Book for Advent and Angie reads a "Letter from God" that has been a good reminder to both of us when we find ourselves overwhelmed.

Looking for the links and further details on what we discussed in this episode?  Be sure to check our website, www.OldMomNewMom.com, for detailed show notes with links for this episode (and all of our episodes!).

Have an question, comment, or idea for a podcast?  Please send us an email at OldMomNewMom(at)gmail.com.

Want to leave a review on iTunes?  Please do so at this link.  

Thanks for listening!

Direct download: old_mom_new_mom_3.mp3
Category:OMNM Podcast -- posted at: 10:57am EST

We're live on iTunes and we made it to episode #2!  TGIF! As usual, we're podcasting with babies in tow so expect some lively audio!

Introduction

It's turkey day!  We talk about Thanksgiving and share our Faith and Family Tip of the Week.


Life with Kids

We discuss routines, chore charts, and the need to remember that we are all works in progress, plus some ideas for gratitude in action.


Food for the Journey

We share our favorite C.S. Lewis quotes and some great recommendations for reading more of C.S. Lewis' work.

For a list of resources mentioned on this podcast, please visit the show notes for this podcast our site Old Mom New Mom.


Questions? Feedback?  Please email us at OldMomNewMom(at)gmail.com.

Direct download: Old_Mom_New_Mom_2_Copy.mp3
Category:OMNM Podcast -- posted at: 1:53pm EST

It's our very first podcast, ever!   Here's a quick rundown of what we chatted about:

Introductions:

Angie Cole and Marianne Thomas introduce themselves to the audience and share a bit about their families, their Catholic upbringings, and their individual journeys that brought them back fully to the Church.

Life with Kids:

How we came up with the name for the podcast, how many kids we have and their ages, and why we decided to start a podcast.

Shoutouts and Feedback:

We share several podcasts, websites, shows, and other resources that have inspired us in our own faith journeys and share where you can find us online to leave feedback, ask questions, and suggest topics for the show. 

For a full list of the resources we shared on this podcast, visit our site, www.OldMomNewMom.com


Food for the Journey:

We finish up with a prayer that inspires us and some words of encouragement to all the moms out there sacrficing and striving for their children.

Feedback? Questions?  Drop us an email at OldMomNewMom@gmail.com


Thanks for listening!

Direct download: Old_Mom_New_Mom__1_FULL.mp3
Category:OMNM Podcast -- posted at: 1:23pm EST