Last Thursday we celebrated the launch of Motherhood Realized at a lovely event in Salt Lake City. In this podcast, April and Saren share what they learned from other moms at the event and offer great ideas for how you can build meaningful friendships with like-minded mothers, and realize the power and beauty of sharing our hearts, our needs, and our joys with other mothers.  Show notes avaliable at powerofmoms.com/47

Direct download: 047.POMRadio.GatherInPerson.mp3
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It's way too easy to forget that moms are people.  This week's Power of Moms Radio show will walk you through three simple steps for getting back on track. Show notes available at www.powerofmoms.com/46

Direct download: 046.POMRadio.RememeberYoureAPerson.AS.mp3
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You have a powerful voice, and the more you use it, the stronger it will become. Join Sarah Hull and April Perry (in their minivan-sound-studio) as they encourage you to confidently and deliberately develop your own voice. Show notes available at www.powerofmoms.com/45.

Direct download: 045.POMRadio.UsingOurVoices.SarahHull.mp3
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How on earth do you take a three-week road trip with five children and make it a fantastic experience?  In this radio episode, Saren will show us how.
We'll talk about preparing for the trip, making car-time fun, and implementing a "point system" that encourages children to use their time wisely.  We'll also discuss lots of great suggestions for dealing with the squabbling, building in down-time, and enjoying the process.  Visit powerofmoms.com/44 for show notes.

Direct download: 044.POMRadio.RoadTripTips.AS.mp3
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Power of Moms is a gathering place for "deliberate mothers," but what IS a deliberate mother? Come find out in this fun conversation with April and Saren. Show notes and information on Power of Moms two published books can be found at powerofmoms.com/43.

Direct download: 043.POMRadio.DefiningDeliberateMotherhood.AS.mp3
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Want to learn a little more about our brand new book that is currently #1 in all of Amazon's Motherhood category? This bonus radio interview with April Perry--by Dave Woodward and Ambyr Rose of 92.1 "The Frog" WFGF in Lima, Ohio--will give you a sneak peek into the book--along with some special additional content from April. We are within shouting distance of reaching the NYTimes Bestsellers' List, and we would LOVE for you to visit our book page at www.powerofmoms.com/mr. Thanks!

Direct download: POMRadio.BONUS.MRInterview1.mp3
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Motherhood is a beautiful, wonderful pursuit. But it sure involves a lot of mundane tasks that have to be done again and again and again! In this week's Radio Show, April and Saren discuss ways to find meaning and magic in the mundane. Show notes available at www.powerofmoms.com/42

Direct download: 042.POMRadio.JobNeverDone.AS.mp3
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"Hey, Mom! Can I _____?" (You fill in the blank!) It is SO easy to say no--especially when our children want to do something messy, time-consuming, or inconvenient. But what if we all decided to say "Yes!" just a little more often? Join Catherine Arveseth and April Perry as they share some powerful experiences and personal stories that will give you some GREAT food for thought that applies to children of all ages. Show notes available at www.powerofmoms.com/41. "Motherhood Realized," the brand new book co-authored by April, Catherine, and more authors from Power of Moms can be found at www.powerofmoms.com/mr.

 

Direct download: 041.POMRadio.SayYes.mp3
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Power of Moms Co-Founder, Saren, and her sister, Shawni, who runs the popular blog 71 Toes share what they're learning about building and maintaining strong relationships with teenagers. Show notes available at www.powerofmoms.com/40. (And there is a whole series of these Family Life podcasts--recorded for moms AND dads that you can access from that page. Thanks!)

Direct download: 040.POMRadio.StrongRelationshipwithTeens.mp3
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Most of our lives are filled with ordinary activities. And often we look at everyone whose life looks "fabulous," and we wonder, "What am I DOING?" This podcast with April Perry and Tiffany Sowby features a beautiful perspective that ALL of us need to remember. Show notes are available at www.powerofmoms.com/39. To find out about our new book, please visit www.powerofmoms.com/mr. Thanks!

Direct download: 039.POMRadio.FabulouslyOrdinary.mp3
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