Sometimes You Just Have To Stop And Bake The Cookies

by Stephanie P. on December 16, 2014

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Despite the mess, Jennifer found life and meaning when she finally gave in to making sugar cookies with her kids. “I watched, I listened, I immersed myself in their happy as the sprinkles spilled out in colorful piles and gingerbread cut-outs were turned into parodies.”

Watch the video below or on the Listen To Your Mother YouTube Channel.

Listen to more LTYM stories as we give motherhood a microphone. Share your story — find an LTYM show near you.

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Let’s Talk About The Elf On The Shelf In The Room

by Stephanie P. on December 9, 2014

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Stacey’s mother sends her the infamous Elf on the Shelf. Jingles was in for a perilous visit to her Pagan-Jewish home. “For the first few days I did alright, although I did bolt out of bed every morning at 6 a.m. and run downstairs to move the elf because magic, creepy elves that run to Santa and tattle on children do not move themselves.”

Watch the video below or on the Listen To Your Mother YouTube channel.

Stacey Conner is a director/producer for LTYM: Spokane and is one of the many incredible voices featured in the LTYM book coming out next year! Listen To Your Mother is in 39 cities for 2015. Find a show near you.

 

 

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Announcing the Contributors to the LTYM Book, Coming April 7, 2015!

December 2, 2014

LISTEN TO YOUR MOTHER: What She Said Then, What We’re Saying Now Irreverent, thought-provoking, hilarious, and edgy, Listen to Your Mother is a collection of personal stories celebrating motherhood, featuring many bestselling and notable writers: Wendi Aarons, Lisa Allen, Rebecca Anderson-Brown, Patty Chang Anker, Jennifer Ball, Ann Breidenbach,     Stacey Conner, Haddayr Copley-Woods, Kathy Curto, Jenny Fiore, Jenny Forrester, Greta Funk,                    Michelle Cruz Gonzales, Lea Grover, Natalie Cheung Hall, Ann Imig , Taya Dunn Johnson, Eddy Jordan,          Nancy Davis Kho, Brian Lavendel, Jenny Lawson, Jenifer Joy Madden, Jerry Mahoney, M. Penny Manson, Jennifer Newcomb Marine, Marinka, Dana Maya, Edward McCann, Angie Miller, Yoon Park, Barbara Patrick, Mary Jo Pehl, Ruth Pennebaker, Sheila Quirke, Robyn Rasberry, Helen Reese, Vikki Reich, Alexandra Rosas,     Lisa Rae Page Rosenberg, Jen Rubin, Liz Joynt Sandberg, Robert Shaffron, Margaret Smith, Mery Smith,      Meggan Sommerville, Megan Stielstra, Jennifer Sutton, Tasneem Grace Tewogbola, Kate […]

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Thanksgiving Begins With A Simple “Thank You”

November 27, 2014

Satori Shakoor reminds us of the power behind two simple words we are all taught in childhood — “Thank You.” Watch the video below or on the Listen To Your Mother YouTube channel. Listen To Your Mother’s 2015 cities have been announced! Find an LTYM show near you.

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Ground Control To Major Mom

November 20, 2014
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“I felt kinda like Major Tom, but like a mom? Not so much.” Jessica Rapisarda brings the laughs as she tells the story of when she finally felt like a mom — under circumstances she never expected. Watch the video below or on the Listen To Your Mother YouTube channel. Listen To Your Mother’s 2015 cities have been announced! Find an LTYM show near you.

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