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Episode 41 - Day 10 Self Quarantine Momsense Michigan Update

March 23rd, 2020

Last week we talked about how we were prepping for COVID19 and what we expected our week to look like. This week we recap what actually happened, our mental health and feelings on all of it and how we anticipate to keep our lives going during this monumental time. We are 100% committed to #stayinghome and self quarantining. Are you?

Episode 40 -Momsense Talks Coronavirus (COVID-19) and how it is impacting our lives in Michigan.

March 16th, 2020

Coronavirus, COVID-19, it's the dreaded topic that has been consuming our lives, but we needed to address it from our point of view. A new way of living was rapidly thrown at us to help with social distancing and combating the virus. This has thrown many lives off track and now we have to figure out how to navigate this new normal. Join us as we talk about our thoughts, opinions, how we plan to survive our extended stay at home. 

Please note we are not doctors, scientists or experts in this area, we are simply sharing our opinions and feelings on the topic at hand. 

Episode 39 - Leah Carter Talks About Rare Disease Day + How a Rare Disease Affects Her Son Elliott

March 9th, 2020

In this episode we talk with Leah Carter, a mom of four children, one of which as an extremely rare disease that doesn't even have a name yet. Her son is medical history in the making. She talks about her normal mom life, what it is like caring for a child with a rare disease, what her family dynamic looks like and more.  Elliot is one of the cutest little boys we have ever seen and his mama is the best advocate out there.  If you would like to follow more on Elliots story, please visit:

https://www.facebook.com/groups/1823752231236327/

Episode 38 -What Was Up With the Mom Shaming During the Super Bowl LIV 2020 Half Time Show?!

February 24th, 2020

Throwing it back a couple weeks, but we want to talk about mom shaming.  It is a thing and it is absolutely absurd.  It takes a village.  Being nasty to someone because they don't necessarily think or do the same as you do, is complete nonsense.  Join us as we talk about mom shaming and how it affects us today. 

Episode 37 - Raising Mentally Strong Kids in 2020

February 17th, 2020

Recently we came across an article about raising mentally strong children in today's world.  The article touched on so many areas of parenthood and left us with eyes wide open.  "Raising mentally strong kids doesn't mean that he/she won't cry when he/shes sad or that they won't fail sometimes....In fact it is quite the opposite."  Join us as we go over 13 points that Inc. Magazine titled "Mentally strong kids have parents who refuse to do these 13 things."

Episode 36 - Happy Valentines Day! Love is in the air. How do you celebrate?

February 10th, 2020

Bring it back, bring it back.  This weeks episode takes us back to the nonsense that started momsense, late night recordings, adult beverages in hand.  We talk about Valentines Day, what we do to celebrate, keeping the spark alive and more. 

EPISODE 35 - NUTRITION COACH + PERSONAL TRAINER, TONI HOOPINGARNER

February 3rd, 2020

This week we have nutrition coach and personal trainer, Toni, join us to talk about all things healthy.  It is 2020 and I know so many have made the commitment to start their year with a health kick, whether that be exercising more frequently or eating better.  In this episode, Toni talks to us about how we can start that journey, the best ways to do it and how she got to where she is today in her healthy lifestyle. 

Episode 34 - Special Guest, Stacey Longo, Talks About Being a Mom, Creating Facebook Group MH101 and Fundraising for Troy Beaumont NICU

January 27th, 2020

Stacey's schedule is ridiculously busy.  She is a mom of 4 boys who created a facebook group, Mommyhood101, for moms to go to for support, advice, and anything mom related.  She didn't stop there though.  She continued to impact moms by joining forces with Beaumont hospital to raise money for an expansion of the Troy, MI NICU.  In this episode, she joins us to talk about her journey through motherhood, why she created the group and how she is hosting the fundraiser #DoItForTheBabies 

Episode 33 - Megxit , Megan + Harry leave the Royal Family.

January 20th, 2020

Megan + Harry have announced they are splitting from the royal family and it is a huge deal. So many people are speculating and we are taking those speculations and forming a whole new topic.  Ridding of toxicity from your life.  Join us as we talk about being happy, ridding of toxic people from your life and choosing your family's happiness. 

Femology CEO, Meagan Ward, Talks About Motherhood and Being an Entrepreneur

January 13th, 2020

Meagan Ward, Femology + Creatively Flawless CEO, joins us to talk about how motherhood influences women's day to day choices and how it has positively impacted her businesses.  She has been featured in Forbes Magazine, Crains Detroit, Essence, and more.  To say she is an inspiration too so many women is an understatement.