40 episodes

Heather Anderson (The Mommy Whisperer) is a mother, wife, educator, and Certified Life Coach specializing in parenting and relationships. She believes that motherhood is at the core of the success of humanity and that the family is only as healthy as the mother is. She is here to help inspire moms to be happier, more confident, and more fulfilled in their motherhood journey, which is the most important job in the world.

The Mommy Whisperer Heather Anderson

    • Kids & Family
    • 4.9 • 100 Ratings

Heather Anderson (The Mommy Whisperer) is a mother, wife, educator, and Certified Life Coach specializing in parenting and relationships. She believes that motherhood is at the core of the success of humanity and that the family is only as healthy as the mother is. She is here to help inspire moms to be happier, more confident, and more fulfilled in their motherhood journey, which is the most important job in the world.

    Ep 39. Co-Parenting Through the Holidays

    Ep 39. Co-Parenting Through the Holidays

    The holidays can be a stressful time for just about anyone, but if you’re a separated or divorced parent, adding that in on top of what you already have going on adds another level of stress. Now you have to navigate separate household schedules, extended family expectations, both parents wanting to spend as much time with your child as possible during this special time, along with all of the emotional stuff you still might be working through.


    Holiday co-parenting can be so tough.  You are no longer married to your child’s other parent, yet you have to deal with them a lot, especially during the holidays. But the thing is, you and your child deserve a happy, low-stress holiday. So... in this episode, I talk about 5 tips that will help make your holiday co-parenting more healthy and less stressful for both you and your child. 


    Do you have questions or concerns about your child?  Let me be your mom coach, if even for just 30 minutes.  You might be surprised how much we can figure out for you and your family in just 30 minutes. I would love to talk to you!  Sign up for a 30-minute FREE coaching call with The Mommy Whisperer.
    Go to https://the-mommywhisperer.com/


    AND if you want to learn how you can help change your teenager’s high school experience and future, come to my Free Workshop:  How to help your high school student earn college credits without changing schools or adding hours to their day.  This is information all parents need to know!
    https://the-mommy-whisperer.mykajabi.com/collegecredits
    You can also access the workshop from my website. https://the-mommywhisperer.com/

    • 10 min
    Ep 38. The Greatness of Gratitude

    Ep 38. The Greatness of Gratitude

    Expressing (and receiving) gratitude has even greater benefits than you might have known.  Not only does it help us to create a more positive mental outlook, but it can enhance our physical and emotional health as well. There are so many studies that have been done about the benefits of gratitude, and I sum it all up for you here.

    With this new knowledge of the greatness of gratitude and how it can benefit us in our daily lives, I hope we bring these lessons to our children so that they can reap the benefits of a better, more grateful life as well.  I also give you a couple simple ideas on how you can implement some easy gratitude practices with your family.

    Do you have questions or concerns about your child?  Let me be your mom coach, if even for just 30 minutes.  You might be surprised how much we can figure out for you and your family in just 30 minutes. I would love to talk to you!  Sign up for a 30-minute FREE coaching call with The Mommy Whisperer.
    Go to https://the-mommywhisperer.com/

    AND if you want to learn how you can help change your teenager’s high school experience and future, come to my Free Workshop:  How to help your high school student earn college credits without changing schools or adding hours to their day.  This is information all parents need to know!
    https://the-mommy-whisperer.mykajabi.com/collegecredits
    You can also access the workshop from my website. https://the-mommywhisperer.com/

    • 14 min
    Ep 37. Children & Smartphones, Pt 2: Social Media

    Ep 37. Children & Smartphones, Pt 2: Social Media

    Being the first generation of mothers to parent the use of cell phones, we are just starting to learn the effects that social media is having on our children.  Cyberbullying is part of it, yes, but a much larger part of it is the endless scrolling as our children sit there and compare themselves to others all day long.  This simple act is causing our children's anxiety, depression, and suicidal thoughts to skyrocket.  In this episode, I give you a few things you can do to help lessen the effects of social media on your child. 

    If you want the very simple, editable cell phone contract I use with my children, please visit  https://the-mommywhisperer.com/podcast-mentionables/

    Do you have questions or concerns about your child?  Let me be your mom coach, if even for just 30 minutes.  You might be surprised how much we can figure out for you and your family in just 30 minutes. I would love to talk to you!  Sign up for a 30-minute FREE coaching call with The Mommy Whisperer.
    Go to https://the-mommywhisperer.com/

    AND if you want to learn how you can help change your teenager’s high school experience and future, come to my Free Workshop:  How to help your high school student earn college credits without changing schools or adding hours to their day.  This is information all parents need to know!
    https://the-mommy-whisperer.mykajabi.com/collegecredits
    You can also access the workshop from my website. https://the-mommywhisperer.com/

    • 16 min
    Ep 36. Children & Smartphones Pt. 1: Contracts

    Ep 36. Children & Smartphones Pt. 1: Contracts

    Have you ever thought about the fact that we are the first generation of parents to ever parent the use of cell phones?  I think that deserves a badge of honor!   

    In this episode, we talk about using cell phone contracts with our children.  This is something you might want to consider if you don't already have one in place.  Just like everything else in life we are expected to teach our children, the use of smartphones is no different.  Your child will not automatically know how to use their phone safely and responsibly.  You must teach them.  It's important to think through how you want their smartphone usage to look and make sure it is communicated to your child in a clear way and reviewed often.  I believe a contract is the best way to do this.

    If you want the very simple, editable cell phone contract I use with my children, please visit  https://the-mommywhisperer.com/podcast-mentionables/

    Do you have questions or concerns about your child?  Let me be your mom coach, if even for just 30 minutes.  You might be surprised how much we can figure out for you and your family in just 30 minutes. I would love to talk to you!  Sign up for a 30-minute FREE coaching call with The Mommy Whisperer.
    Go to https://the-mommywhisperer.com/

    AND if you want to learn how you can help change your teenager’s high school experience and future, come to my Free Workshop:  How to help your high school student earn college credits without changing schools or adding hours to their day.  This is information all parents need to know!
    https://the-mommy-whisperer.mykajabi.com/collegecredits
    You can also access the workshop from my website. https://the-mommywhisperer.com/

    • 12 min
    Ep 35. Dinner Inspiration with Mel from Mel's Kitchen Café

    Ep 35. Dinner Inspiration with Mel from Mel's Kitchen Café

    Today I got to chat with a special guest, Mel, who is the founder and creator of one of my favorite food blogs: https://www.melskitchencafe.com/. 

    We covered A LOT in our short time together. Like, how to make dinnertime a little more meaningful; how to get your child involved in packing their school lunch; how to get your child in the kitchen more often; and an easy way to menu plan.

    I hope you will listen all the way to the end because I know that something we talk about will help you with your colossal task of taking care of your family. And who doesn't need a little dinnertime inspiration sometimes, right?

    Do you have questions or concerns about your child?  Let me be your mom coach, if even for just 30 minutes.  You might be surprised how much we can figure out for you and your family in just 30 minutes. I would love to talk to you!  Sign up for a 30-minute FREE coaching call with The Mommy Whisperer.
    Go to https://the-mommywhisperer.com/

    AND if you want to learn how you can help change your teenager’s high school experience and future, come to my Free Workshop:  How to help your high school student earn college credits without changing schools or adding hours to their day.  This is information all parents need to know!
    https://the-mommy-whisperer.mykajabi.com/collegecredits
    You can also access the workshop from my website. https://the-mommywhisperer.com/

    • 33 min
    Ep 34. Toxic Positivity

    Ep 34. Toxic Positivity

    Have you ever heard of Toxic Positivity?  It's a hot topic right now and I give you everything you need to know about it--what it is, how to recognized it, the damage it can cause, and how to avoid it especially when parenting your child. 

    I also talk about the benefit of really feeling your emotions and the importance of talking about them too!  The best thing we can do to avoid being toxically positive (even with ourselves) is to start getting a little more comfortable with negative emotions and not try to dismiss them right away.  Please reach out to me with any questions that you might have.  This topic is sure to cause us to question and reevaluate some things.  I'm here to help.

    Do you have questions or concerns about your child?  Let me be your mom coach, if even for just 30 minutes.  You might be surprised how much we can figure out for you and your family in just 30 minutes. I would love to talk to you!  Sign up for a 30-minute FREE coaching call with The Mommy Whisperer.
    Go to https://the-mommywhisperer.com/

    AND if you want to learn how you can help change your teenager’s high school experience and future, come to my Free Workshop:  How to help your high school student earn college credits without changing schools or adding hours to their day.  This is information all parents need to know!
    https://the-mommy-whisperer.mykajabi.com/collegecredits
    You can also access the workshop from my website. https://the-mommywhisperer.com/

    • 18 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
100 Ratings

100 Ratings

Lulu Roe ,

Amazing advice for moms!

I have benefited so much from listening to The Mommy Whisperer podcast! I started practicing the “3 C’s” with my kids, which has helped me feel like a better mom. I realized that I had not been setting clear expectations or being consistent, so my kids were driving me crazy. Now things are running a lot more smoothly! I especially loved Heather’s advice from the “I’m Bored Solution” episode, which has been a lifesaver for these long summer days!

angela yogi ,

Love this podcast!

Each episode I’ve listened to has had me nodding my head yes. I found this at exactly the right time. Heather really gets it as a mom and has great examples and is very clear at explaining what to do and how to do it. She’s also super encouraging when I can be hard on myself! I’m feeling better about taking some new steps on my parenting journey. My kids are 8 and 6 and I’ve learned I haven’t been doing the three c’s very well and it’s resulted in a lot of behavior issues, confusion and frustration in our family. It’s learning a new skill for me but I’m ready to try it!

Jimmybusiness ,

Not just for moms!

Heather’s content is extremely useful and entertaining, and not just for moms. I’ve found several episodes that have valuable information for dad’s too. For anyone looking to improve family life, be a better parent, or just needing a few minutes of solid entertainment from a rational voice, this podcast is great!

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