Old Mom New Mom Podcast

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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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.

 

Please send us feedback at OldMomNewMom(at)gmail.com

Direct download: Marianne_note_3-7-14.mp3
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Old Mom New Mom, Episode #13: Raising iGirls & 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.

 

For the full show notes and links to what we discussed, please visit our site, Old Mom New Mom.  

 

If you have feedback, comments, questions, or just want to say hi, please send us an email to OldMomNewMom(at)gmail.com.  

 

**NEW!!** You can also leave us a 90 second voicemail.  Please visit our site, Old Mom New Mom, and click on the purple tab on the right side of the page to record your message.  

 

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Direct download: omnm_13.mp3
Category:OMNM Podcast -- posted at: 11:00pm EDT

Recorded 2/19/14

 

Intro


Angie and Marianne discuss babywearing, different baby carriers, and share their thoughts about the bare essentials new moms need for their babies.  Angie shares an amazing God moment.

 

Life with Kids

We  discuss babyproofing and how being an old mom and a new mom gives us a unique perspective on the topic.   Also, we share a couple of Lenten ideas for families and ask our listeners to email their family traditions for Lent to be shared on next week's podcast.

 

Shoutouts and Feedback

 

A thank you to Liz, our guest last week, as well as a big thank you to our 33 subscribers and numerous listeners around the country and around the world.  THANK YOU!

 

Food for the Journey

Angie has a wonderful prayer from St. Teresa of Avila and we discuss how we are all called to be saints.

 

For the full show notes including links to what we talked about today, please visit our website Old Mom New Mom.

 

If you have feedback, ideas, questions, or just want to say hi, please send us an email to OldMomNewMom(at)gmail.com

 

**NEW!!** You can also leave us a 90 second voicemail and be part of our next podcast.  Just visit our site, Old Mom New Mom, and click on the purple button on the right side of the screen to record your message.

 

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Direct download: omnm_12.mp3
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Recorded 2/13/14

 

Intro

Angie and Marianne introduce their second guest, their good friend Liz, and the three talk about Valentine's Day and chat about the comedian Jim Gaffigan.

 

Life with Kids

We talk with our guest about her thoughts on motherhood, convesion, and being open to life.

 

Shoutouts and Feedback

Marianne shares some interesting facts about how the stats on Libsyn reveal how widespread the listening audience is.  Hello, Cork, Ireland!

 

Food for the Journey

The moms are serving up a little southern fried Food for the Journey this week, courtesy of Flannery O'Connor.

 

For the full show notes with links to what we talked about in this episode, please visit our website Old Mom New Mom.

If you have feedback, ideas, or a question for us, please send us an email to OldMomNewMom(at)gmail.com.  

*NEW* You can also leave us a 90 second voicemail and be part of our next podcast!  Just visit our site, Old Mom New Mom, and click the purple button on the right side of the screen to record your message.

If you like what you've heard on this podcast, please consider leaving a positive review on iTunes right here.

Direct download: omnm_11.mp3
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Recorded 2/6/14

Intro

It's snowing...again.  The kids have been out of school for snow days and delays....again.  We discuss Groundhog's Day (the movie) and talk about upcoming retreat opportunities.


Life with Kids

We share some thoughts on a great article we both read this week about the power of words within a family and how to fight negative speech patterns.


Shoutouts and Feedback

We had a great listener email this week and we share part of that email with our audience.  Thank you again to all of our loyal listeners and subscribers!


Food for the Journey

Angie shares an amazing quote from Mother Teresa.

For the full show notes and links to what we talked about in this episode, please visit our website Old Mom New Mom.

If you have feeback, ideas, or a question for us, please send us an email to OldMomNewMom(at)gmail.com.  If you like what you've heard on this podcast, please consider leaving a positive review at iTunes right here.

Direct download: Omnm_10.mp3
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Recorded 1/31/14

It's the last day of January 2014 and Angie and Marianne are fighting some January cabin fever as they podcast with the babies once again.  Thanks for listening!

Intro:

We talk about starting solids, creating positive experiences at the doctor's office, and prayer journaling.

Life with Kids:


We talk about creating positive experiences at the doctor's office and how to help your older child discern what kind of books they should be reading.

Feedback:


We have 24 subscribers as of today and our downloads are close to 300!  Thank you to all of our listeners!

Food for the Journey:

We talk about how January's cabin fever really shows our need for community that helps build us up.

For the full show notes and links to what we talked about on this episode, please visit our website, Old Mom New Mom.  

If you have feedback, ideas, or questions for us, please send us an email at OldMomNewMom(at)gmail.com.  If you like what you've heard on this podcast, please consider leaving a positive review on iTunes right here.

Direct download: omnm_9.mp3
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Old Mom New Mom, Episode #8: The Godparent Question

Recorded 1/24/14


We're recording from Marianne's kitchen table with chatty babies, barking dogs, and even more snowy, cold weather.  Thanks for listening!

Intro: 

Angie and Marianne talk about the latest round of zub-zero temps and school closings for most of the week, March for Life 2014, Abby Johnson, and the feast day of St. Francis de Sales.

Life with Kids:

We discuss baptism and choosing godparents for your children, plus share a baptism inspired Faith and Family Tip of the Week.

Shoutouts and Feedback:

No email this week but our downloads and stats keep rising so we thank all of our listeners for tuning in to us each week!

Food for the Journey:

We reflect on some quotes from St. Francis de Sales this week.

Looking for the links and the 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 email at OldMomNewMom(at)gmail.com.  Like what you heard on this podcast? Please consider leaving a positive review on iTunes right here

Direct download: omnm_8.mp3
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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
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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
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