Episode 31: Jaime, Mom of 6 year old twins, a 5 year old, and a 3.5 year old

August 23, 2017

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Books discussed in this episode:

Five Love Languages of Children: https://www.amazon.com/Love-Languages-Children-Secret-Effectively-ebook/dp/B01BXPWGX4/ref=sr_1_4?ie=UTF8&qid=1503451730&sr=8-4&keywords=the+five+love+languages

Birth Order: http://www.drleman.com/store/

Shepherding a Child’s Heart https://www.amazon.com/Shepherding-Childs-Heart-Parents-Handbook-Tripp-ebook/dp/B00A6D1NXY/ref=sr_1_3?s=digital-text&ie=UTF8&qid=1503451925&sr=1-3&keywords=shepherding+a+child%27s+heart

Don’t Make Me Count To Three https://www.amazon.com/Dont-Make-Me-Count-Three-ebook/dp/B004RHB5P6/ref=sr_1_5?s=digital-text&ie=UTF8&qid=1503451925&sr=1-5&keywords=shepherding+a+child%27s+heart

The Strong-Willed Child https://www.amazon.com/New-Strong-Willed-Child-James-Dobson-ebook/dp/B00AEB3BRY/ref=sr_1_1?s=digital-text&ie=UTF8&qid=1503451975&sr=1-1&keywords=the+strong+willed+child

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Episode 30: Jenny, Mom of 10 year old twins, an adopted 5 year old, and a foster to adopt 4 year old

August 16, 2017

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There were SO many deep thoughts in today's episode. Here are links to help you explore them further:

Conscious Discipline: https://consciousdiscipline.com/ 

Easy to Love, Difficult to Discipline by Becky A. Bailey: 

https://www.amazon.com/Easy-Love-Difficult-Discipline-Conflict-ebook/dp/B000W938YY/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1502853685&sr=8-1&keywords=easy+to+love+difficult+to+discipline

Ann Voskamp’s blog, A Holy Experience: http://annvoskamp.com/

The Connected Child by Karyn Purvis:  https://www.amazon.com/Connected-Child-Healing-Adoptive-Family-ebook/dp/B000WCWWC0/ref=sr_1_1?s=digital-text&ie=UTF8&qid=1502853727&sr=1-1&keywords=the+connected+child

Other Book suggestions:

https://www.amazon.com/dp/153773041X/ref=tsm_1_fb_lk (a historical novel I wrote) 

https://www.desirejesus.com/bookstore/ (lots of great spiritual growth books and articles) 

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Episode 29, Amy, Mom of a 9, 6, 4, and 2 year old

August 9, 2017

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Want to know more about Amy's son's condition?  Check out these links:

Duchene Muscular Dystrophy: http://www.duchenne.com/aboutduchennegclid=EAIaIQobChMI4o6w2MHA1QIV2YuzCh19_w9bEAAYASAAEgLYF_D_BwE

http://www2.mda.org/site/TRteam_id=78117&fr_id=23428&pg=team

https://www.gofundme.com/ydv8rth9

http://www.happeningsmagazinepa.com/2015/02/19/northeast-pa-mda-goodwill-ambassador-noah-sienkiewicz/

Amy's Husband's book about having a son with special needs: Father’s Love: https://www.amazon.com/Fathers-Love-Where-Storms-Life-ebook/dp/B00JVILNW6/ref=sr_1_5?ie=UTF8&qid=1501950489&sr=85&keywords=james+sienkiewicz

 

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Episode 28, Rebekah, Mom of five adopted children: twin 12 year olds, two 6 year olds, and a 3 year old

August 2, 2017

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Rebekah's Book Suggestions:

The Connected Child https://www.amazon.com/Connected-Child-Healing-Adoptive-Family-ebook/dp/B000WCWWC0/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1501628855&sr=8-1&keywords=the+connected+child

Adopted for Life https://www.amazon.com/Adopted-Life-Updated-Expanded-Christian-ebook/dp/B010R0KPFC/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1501636327&sr=8-1&keywords=adopted+for+life

Link to a related song: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jmEHSPKSwHE 

Other Book Suggestions:

https://www.amazon.com/dp/153773041X/ref=tsm_1_fb_lk  

https://www.desirejesus.com/bookstore/  

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Thank you!

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Episode 27: Eva, Mom of a 14, 12, and a 10.

July 26, 2017

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Eva's Road Trip website: www.OneYearRoadtrip.com.  You can also follow them on Facebook and Instagram.

Book suggestions:

https://www.amazon.com/dp/153773041X/ref=tsm_1_fb_lk 

https://www.desirejesus.com/bookstore/ 

Have questions, comments, suggestions, or the desire to be a guest?  Contact us via email (NoMomIsAnIsland@gmail.com or through Facebook or Instagram).

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Episode 26: Melanie, Mom of a 14,13,11, and a “special abilities” 9 year old

July 19, 2017

Thank you for joining us on the “No Mom Is An Island” Podcast.  We hope that it was an encouragement to you wherever you are in your mothering journey.  If you would like to share your story or would like to see something added to our interviews, please contact us at NoMomIsAnIsland@gmail.com or send us a message on Facebook or Instagram. 

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Here are the links for the influences Melanie mentioned in today's podcast: 

Kevin Lehman http://www.drleman.com/store/

Focus on the Family http://www.focusonthefamily.com/parenting

MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers): http://www.mops.org/ 

Thank you for listening!

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Episode 25: Susanna, Airforce Officer Mom of 7 and 10 year old girls

July 12, 2017

Thank you for joining us on the “No Mom Is An Island” Podcast.  We hope that it was an encouragement to you wherever you are in your mothering journey.  If you would like to share your story or would like to see something added to our interviews, please contact us at NoMomIsAnIsland@gmail.com or send us a message on Facebook or Instagram. 

Also, if you have enjoyed listening to the stories of other Moms, there are 3 ways you can help: 1-you can share the episodes with family and friends, 2- you can  leave a rating and review for the podcast to help boost a podcast’s visibility, and 3-you can consider contributing to the monthly expenses of hosting this podcast by going to the following crowd funding link:  https://patron.podbean.com/nomomisanisland 

Looking for some book recommendations for the summer (for you AND your kids)?  Check out these links:

https://www.amazon.com/dp/153773041X/ref=tsm_1_fb_lk (I wrote this historical fiction novel)

https://www.desirejesus.com/bookstore/

 

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Episode 24: Erin, Mom of a 3 year old, 14 month old, and an 8 month old

July 5, 2017

Thank you for joining us on the “No Mom Is An Island” Podcast.  We hope that it was an encouragement to you wherever you are in your mothering journey.  If you would like to share your story or would like to see something added to our interviews, please contact us at NoMomIsAnIsland@gmail.com or send us a message on Facebook or Instagram. 

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Looking for some book recommendations for the summer (for you AND your kids)?  Check out these links:

https://www.amazon.com/dp/153773041X/ref=tsm_1_fb_lk  (I wrote this historical fiction novel)

https://www.desirejesus.com/bookstore/ 

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Episode 23: Heather, Mom of a 9, 8, 6, 4, and a 3

June 28, 2017

Looking for some book recommendations for the summer (for you AND your kids)?

Check out these links:

https://www.amazon.com/dp/153773041X/ref=tsm_1_fb_lk  (a historical fiction book I wrote)

https://www.desirejesus.com/bookstore/

Heather's Recommendation: Matt and Mary Friedeman Discipleship in the Home https://www.amazon.com/Discipleship-Home-Matt-Friedeman/dp/0915143178/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1498611361&sr=8-1&keywords=discipleship+in+the+home 

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Episode 22: Jenny, Single Mom to a 6.5 year old boy

June 21, 2017

Thank you for joining us on the “No Mom Is An Island” Podcast.  We hope that it was an encouragement to you wherever you are in your mothering journey. 

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Looking for some book recommendations for the summer (for you AND your kids)? Check out these links:

https://www.amazon.com/dp/153773041X/ref=tsm_1_fb_lk (I wrote this historical fiction novel and it is FREE for the next five days)

https://www.desirejesus.com/bookstore/

Books mentioned in this episode:

Present over Perfect by Shauna Niequist https://www.amazon.com/Present-Over-Perfect-Leaving-Frantic-ebook/dp/B01863JROC/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1498009106&sr=8-1&keywords=present+over+perfect

Nothing to Prove by Jenny Allen https://www.amazon.com/Nothing-Prove-Stop-Trying-Hard-ebook/dp/B01GMT27D0/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1498009126&sr=8-1&keywords=nothing+to+prove+jennie+allen

Verses mentioned in this episode:

Proverbs 3:5-6: "Trust in the Lord with all your heart; do not depend on your own understanding. Seek his will in all you do, and he will show you which path to take."

Proverbs 15:1- "A soft answer turns away wrath."

Safe Family Service mentioned in this podcast: Bethany Christian Services Safe Program: https://www.bethany.org/other-services/safe-families-for-children/be-a-host-family

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