Old Mom New Mom Podcast

Recorded 5/22/14

 

Intro:

Angie and Marianne talk about Memorial Day weekend, upcoming birthdays, and how many years they've known their husbands

 

Life with Kids:

The moms tackle the tough question of how to nurture the marriage relationship while raising kids and offer some tips from their past experiences as well as hope for parents in the trenches with littles under five years old.

 

Shoutouts and Feedback:

The moms share a bit of feedback from a listener email.  Marianne shares a great book recommendation for Father's Day gift to diehard Reds fans.  This week's international shoutout goes to Antwerpen, Belgium!  Holla Antwerpen!

 

Food for the Journey:

The moms share another quote from St. Therese of Liseaux that speaks to how the marriage vocation truly calls us to adopt the "little way" and die to self.

 

Feedback, comments, questions - send them in to Angie and Marianne at OldMomNewMom(at)gmail.com!

Direct download: OMNM_23.mp3
Category:OMNM Podcast -- posted at: 10:53am EST

Recorded 5/16/14

 

Intro:

Angie and Marianne chat about life with a toddler underfoot as well as some ideas for making kid friendly plans for the summer.

 

Life with Kids:

The moms talk about life with kids and dogs...from the highs to the lows to the sad goodbyes.

 

Shoutouts and Feedback:

Many thanks to our loyal listeners and a shoutout this week to new listeners who have recently discovered the OMNM podcast!  Comments, questions, or feedback, please send them to OldMomNewMom(at)gmail.com

 

Food for the Journey:

More thoughts on and quotes from St. Therese of Liseaux.

 

 

Direct download: omnm_22.mp3
Category:OMNM Podcast -- posted at: 1:04pm EST

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

Many thanks to our loyal subscribers and listeners!  

This week's international shoutout is to Shandong, China.  Holla Shandong!

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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".

 

 

Direct download: omnm_21.mp3
Category:OMNM Podcast -- posted at: 2:46pm EST

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).

 

Comments, feedback, questions - please send an email to OldMomNewMom@gmail.com.  Thanks!

Direct download: 20.mp3
Category:OMNM Podcast -- posted at: 2:45pm EST

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!

Category:OMNM Podcast -- posted at: 4:09pm EST

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.

 

Please send email to OldMomNewMom(at)gmail.com

 

God Bless!

Direct download: 19.mp3
Category:OMNM Podcast -- posted at: 4:04pm EST

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
Category:OMNM Podcast -- posted at: 1:49pm EST

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.

 

Like what you've heard on this podcast or have feedback for the moms?  Please drop us an email at OldMomNewMom (at) gmail.com and consider leaving a positive review on iTunes.

Direct download: 17.mp3
Category:OMNM Podcast -- posted at: 2:46pm EST

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.

 

Have feedback, questions, or comments?  Send us an email at OldMomNewMom(at)gmail.com

For the full show notes with links, vist our site Old Mom New Mom.

Direct download: 16.mp3
Category:OMNM Podcast -- posted at: 9:23am EST

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.

 

Have comments or feedback?  The moms would love to hear from you!  Please send an email to OldMomNewMom(at)gmail.com.

For the full show notes with links to what we discussed in this episode, please visit our website, Old Mom New Mom.  If you'd like to leave voice feedback, please click on the purple button on the right side of the site to record a 90 second voicemail.

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Direct download: OMNM_15.mp3
Category:OMNM Podcast -- posted at: 11:16pm EST