Old Mom New Mom Podcast

Recorded 5/8/14

 

Intro

Marianne and Angie talk about how busy the month of May can be for moms with school aged children and the need to evaluate your family's schedule/activities to create a better equilibrium for your family.

 

Life with Kids

The moms talk about Mother's Day, about what moms really want for Mother's Day, and offer prayers for those for whom this holiday is a difficult one to bear.

 

Shoutouts and Feedback

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Food for the Journey

Angie and Marianne share some facts about the life of St.Therese of Lisieux as well as some Mother's Day inspired quotes from the "Little Flower".

 

 

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Recorded 5/1/14

 

Intro:

Angie and Marianne share some memories from spring break week with their children and talk about the basics of praying a Novena.

 

Life with Kids:

The moms talk about First Communion weekend and share some thought provoking quotes on the Eucharist.

 

Shoutouts and Feedback:

 

Thank you to our loyal subscribers and to those who have downloaded one of our shows (almost 1400 downloads to date!).  We appreciate it!  This week's international shoutout goes to our US Troops stationed in Europe, the Middle East, and elsewhere - we are thankful for your service!

 

Food for the Journey:

Angie shares her plans for FFtJ for the month of May --- a special four week focus on St. Therese of Liseux (The Little Flower).

 

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Direct download: 20.mp3
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Recorded 4/17/14

 

Happy Easter from Angie and Marianne!  Enjoy this shorter podcast (26 minutes) and look for our next podcast the week of 4/28/14.

 

God Bless!

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Recorded 4/17/14

 

Angie and Marianne share a shorter podcast (26 minutes) with a special Happy Easter message.

 

The moms will be taking the next week off of podcasting (spring break) and will return the week of April 28, 2014.

 

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God Bless!

Direct download: 19.mp3
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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?!"

 

Feedback, comments, questions?  Email us at OldMomNewMom(at)gmail.com.  See our site, www.OldMomNewMom.com for the full show notes with links.  

Direct download: 18.mp3
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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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Direct download: 17.mp3
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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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For the full show notes with links, vist our site Old Mom New Mom.

Direct download: 16.mp3
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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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Direct download: OMNM_15.mp3
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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.

 

Have comments or feedback?  Please send an email to OldMomNewMom (at) gmail.com 

 

For the full show notes with links, please visit our website, www.OldMomNewMom.com.  You can also leave a voicemail on our website.  Please click on the purple button on the right to recored your 90 second voicemail.

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Direct download: OMNM_14.mp3
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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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