This Parent-Teacher Conference Will Have You Seeing Colors, That’s For Sure.

October 30, 2014
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Wanting only the best for her son, Angela moved to a new community specifically for the schools. Imagine her horror when she encounters ethnic discrimination by his teacher. “My wardrobe hadn’t made an impression. My ethnicity had.” Watch the video below or on the Listen To Your Mother Show YouTube channel. Listen to more stories giving motherhood a microphone on our YouTube Channel.

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The Honest Truth Of Motherhood Is Awful And Wonderful

October 28, 2014
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Kids say — and ask– the darndest things. They sure have a knack for telling it like it is and moms get a front row seat to the brutal honesty of motherhood 24/7. “Becoming a mother is a very humbling experience. Whether you ask for it or not, you are presented the awful truth on a daily basis.” LTYM: NW Indiana’s June Saavedra brings the laughs with her own awful truths in motherhood that will probably look a lot like yours, too. Watch the video below or on the Listen To Your Mother Show YouTube channel. Listen to more stories giving motherhood a microphone on our YouTube Channel.

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Breastfeeding Moms: Have You Done THIS?

October 23, 2014
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“I stayed home for literally months on end, naked from the waist up in maternity sweat pants and a Brest Friend cinched around my waist like a life preserver,” confessed C.J. Prince at LTYM: North Jersey’s 2014 show. And then she found out her breast pump had a car adapter. How far would you go for a night out without the baby? Watch the video below or on the Listen To Your Mother YouTube channel. Listen to more stories giving motherhood a microphone on our YouTube Channel.

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When The Battle Makes You Brave

October 21, 2014
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“When it came to her children, everything had the potential to cause brain damage.” Recalling hilarious tales from her childhood, K. Marie reveals how her mother was afraid of everything – until she faced the biggest battle of her life. Watch the video below or on the Listen To Your Mother YouTube channel.   Listen to more stories giving motherhood a microphone on our YouTube Channel.

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LTYM Welcomes Taya Dunn Johnson to our national leadership team!!

October 7, 2014

Meet Taya: Taya calls herself a Native New Yorker since she was born and raised there; however she has developed a new love for the Baltimore metro area which has been home since 2012.  She has been writing as MrsTDJ since 2006.  “Write. Release. Breathe. Repeat.” is beyond a tag line for her blog – it’s a mantra Taya has adopted and shared with her readers.   She’s a rebel who breaks blogger rule #1 – post on a regular schedule.  Her readers don’t mind, as they ride the emotional waves while she navigates life as an expressive, vulnerable, humorous and audacious widowed mother of an amazing son, who just happens to have autism.   Taya spoke as a reader in our 2013 DC show:   Together with Arlene Jackson, Taya became a local director/producer,  bringing LTYM to Baltimore in 2014 For our 2015 season, Taya becomes LTYM’s first-ever Diversity & Inclusion Outreach Mentor! […]

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