Welcome to the 18 Summers Parenting Podcast! Family life is essential – hosts Jim & Jamie Sheils are on a mission to help you live your best one. You’ll hear personal, inspiring and mindset-shifting stories from thought leaders in parenting, entrepreneurship and more. You CAN find success in business WITHOUT sacrificing your family.
Always authentic and relatable, Jim & Jamie have guided thousands of families in creating the family life they’ve always wanted. Listen in and learn how you, too, can ignite your family life to make the absolute most of your 18 Summers.
Giving Children Awareness Without Fear with Jeremy Roadruck
There may have been a few instances when we felt completely safe, and those times may have been tainted by recollections of other, most uncomfortable situations. Nevertheless, we are likely to be grateful to our parents and places who helped us feel safe. Jeremy Roadruck will dive deeper into childhood trauma, safeguarding your children from predators, unpacking issues, and more. Keep listening for more episodes!
Raising Children to be Confident and Curious with Henry Penix
In those early years, you are your child's most important influence, and their early experiences may be more significant than the genetic make-up in shaping how they will later be able to learn and reason. Joining this episode is Henry Penix, talking about how confidence is the greatest gift a parent can give to their child.
Using The Freak Factor to Learn About Your Children and Yourselves with Dave Rendall
There are a whole lot of things you could do to help your children overcome their weaknesses. Listen to this episode as David Rendall shares his expertise on how to develop your child's unique strengths while acknowledging their weaknesses.
Maintaining the Best of Family and Business with Derek and Melanie Coburn
The global pandemic issues have not spared any industry. For family business owners, the challenges have included not just surviving the immediate impact of numerous lockdowns, but also potentially assuring the continuation of their company's business model. Derek and Melanie Coburn join us to share how they managed to pivot their family and business during the pandemic to remain successful.
Cherishing Parenthood and Navigating Being a Single Mom with Letitia Frye
Single parents have a unique opportunity to teach their children strong, ethical behavior. In this episode, Letitia Frye shares her experiences on how she manages her career with single parenthood and how being a single parent can be a fun, fulfilling, and inspiring experience.
Reconnecting Our Digitally Distracted Kids with Tom Kersting
Children's social and communication skills decrease as a result of a lack of face-to-face involvement, making it difficult for them to deal with everyday obstacles. In this episode, Thomas Kersting discusses how technology has grown so ingrained in our lives that we may be losing sight of who we are.
Love the podcast!!
You guys rock! Love the episode with Andy Hill. I especially appreciated the part where you guys talked about core values and how early on kids can be taught the core values around money. Really trying to rock this with our kids!! Thanks for the killer insights and encouragement!! Keep up the great work!!