March 7, 2018

The Best Mom Advice We Ever Got

From touching perspective-givers to why-didn’t-I-think-of-that timesavers, our listeners told us the best mom advice they ever received for parenting babies, toddlers, kids and teens. Example: wash *all* the clothes in the baby detergent. Genius!

What’s the best mom advice you ever received? We asked our listeners and got a wide range of responses. Some aimed for the eternal perspective:

 The days are long, but the years are short.


 Some were more practically applicable:

 Don’t ever bring a vomiting child into your bed.

 (Truer words were never spoken, Stacy.)

 In this episode break down the best advice we ever received for parenting babies, toddlers, kids and teens. Here’s one essay we reference in the episode:

 Jenny Anderson for NYT’s Motherlode: Seeing Tantrums as Distress, Not Defiance

Thanks to everyone who contributed their mom words to live by!

Announcing our next live show! What Fresh Hell is coming to The Theater at North in Scranton, PA (Amy’s hometown) on Thursday, April 19th. The performance is a benefit in memory of Lindsay Doherty and will benefit the St. Joseph’s Center Baby and Children Pantry (one of Lindsay’s favorite causes). Join us for a night of many laughs and a celebration of Lindsay’s life! Tickets are available here





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