Old Mom New Mom Podcast

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

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
Category:OMNM Podcast -- posted at: 10:58pm EST

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.  

 

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

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

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.

 

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

Direct download: omnm_12.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:58pm EST

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
Category:OMNM Podcast -- posted at: 10:52pm EST

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
Category:OMNM Podcast -- posted at: 9:36pm EST

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
Category:OMNM Podcast -- posted at: 8:44pm EST

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
Category:OMNM Podcast -- posted at: 8:48am EST