Announcing LTYM’s 2015 Non-Profit Causes!

March 11, 2015

LISTEN TO YOUR MOTHER aims to support motherhood creatively through artistic expression as well as financially–through contributions to non-profit organizations supporting families in need. To date, LTYM has raised over $50,000 for local causes! We expect to raise over $25,000 for 2015 as we are thrilled to donate a portion (10% minimum) of our ticket proceeds from each show, fund-raise day of show, and build-awareness through our social media efforts for the causes pictured below. A huge thank you goes to Kasey for creating this wonderful collage of our 2015 causes! The Listen To Your Mother 2015 season kicks off next month! Find out more information about your local show and how to buy tickets by clicking your city link below!! 2015 brings live LTYM shows to 39 cities: Albuquerque, Anderson, Atlanta, Austin, Baltimore, Bangor, Baton Rouge, Boston, Boulder, Charleston, Chicago, DC, Evansville, Indianapolis, Lehigh Valley, Little Rock, Madison, Metro Detroit, Milwaukee, Nashville, North Jersey, Northern Utah, NW Indiana, NYC, Oklahoma City, Orange County, Pittsburgh, Plumas County, […]

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The Motherhood Handbook Failed To Mention A Few Things

March 4, 2015
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Adrienne discovers that there’s a whole lot she didn’t expect when she became a mom, like being able to go to the bathroom by herself — or just being herself — again. But while the motherhood handbook leaves out many things, we learn that it’s so very worth it. “Motherhood tears us open and allows us to feel more deeply than we ever had before.” Watch the video below or on the Listen To Your Mother YouTube channel. Auditions are happening now for many LTYM 2015 shows! Find a show near you.

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When Being A Mom Is All You Do

February 25, 2015
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Debbie Slaughter has been a mom for over twenty years and was actually asked “Is that all you do?” She had a hard time finding a way to sum up in words all that she does. Debbie shared a bit of her story in last year’s LTYM: Southeast Texas show, “There are many moments that stand out in my 21 years of being a mom — sweet moments of mommy bliss and sorry moments of mommy losing her mind.” Watch the video below or on the Listen To Your Mother YouTube Channel. Auditions are still going on for many LTYM 2015 shows! Find a show near you.

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Mothering Through Music: What Would Dolly Parton Do?

February 17, 2015

Linda Kuriloff entertained the LTYM: NYC 2014 audience as she told her story of the life lessons she learned from her South African mother… through the universal language of American country music. “My mom felt that country music provided a great setting for character training, reprimands, and imparting life lessons.” Watch the video below or on the Listen To Your Mother YouTube channel. Enter to win one of 25 copies of Listen To Your Mother: What She Said Then, What We’re Saying Now on Goodreads!

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When You Have Become Outnumbered: Going From Two Kids To Three

February 11, 2015
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In LTYM: Portland‘s 2014 show Meghan Yow shared her humorous take on how being a mom to a third kid is a lot different than mothering the kids before him. “It’s not that I don’t want to capture all of his sweet moments — I really, really do. It’s just that it’s so much harder. Where is my phone? Does the two-year-old have it?” Watch the video below or on the Listen To Your Mother YouTube channel. Auditions are happening for LTYM 2015 and tickets will be on sale soon! Find a show near you.

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