Welcome to The “Stay Calm, Mom!” Show, with host Jessica Ashley. We bring you strategies, best practices, and resources, from knowledgeable and expert sources, and advice from real life mothers sharing their own experiences, to help you better manage your responsibilities as a mother and parent, while also increasing your own personal satisfaction to achieve a higher level of self-fulfillment in your life. The “Stay Calm, Mom!” Show is where strong moms go to stay calm.
Ep 44 - Your Life is an Amazing Story to Share: Tips for Aspiring Authors featuring Connie Dowell
Connie B. Dowell is an author of historical and modern cozy mysteries and nonfiction for writers. She is the host of the Book Echoes podcast for authors.
Connie's podcast, editing, and coaching: https://bookechoes.com
Get a free copy of Writing Without Childcare:
The Messy Author Planner 2021: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B08R8DKP39/
The Messy Author Planner Undated: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B08RB6LD32/
Ep 43 - Being "Honest as a Mother" about Mom-Life Blessings and Burdens featuring Amanda Gurman
Amanda is a full-time working mom of two young children in Ontario, Canada. She is also the host of the Honest as a Mother Podcast and is passionate about changing the narrative of motherhood with every episode.
Honest as a mother podcast
Ep 42 - How to practice mindful parenting to model positive behaviors and mentalities for your children featuring Joree Rose
Joree Rose, MA, LMFT, is a licensed marriage and family therapist, mindfulness and meditation teacher, coach, author, speaker, and she also leads mindfulness retreats around the world. Joree has helped thousands of people to live happier and more fulfilling lives through living with greater awareness and compassion.
Buy her book https://amzn.to/2Jpwu7f
Instagram: @joreerose and @journeyforwardwithjoreerose
Ep 41 - Parenting from the Papa-Perspective featuring Andrew McFarlane
This week we look at parenting from the perspective of a father with Andrew McFarlan. Andrew is the go-to dad for a view into modern fatherhood. He shares tips, hacks, and laughs about parenthood while giving glimpses of real dad life moments. He believes 15 quality minutes a day with your kids is essential to building relationships that last a lifetime.
Ep 40 - Go from feeling anxious and scared to strong and aware featuring the "unprepared mom" Jane Reid
Jane Reid is an Educator, Tutor, Women’s Rights Advocate, and Mom who has a huge interest in Child Development. After giving birth to her daughter at 30 weeks with little to no information from the doctors, she embarked on a journey to discover and teach others so that they are not an “unprepared mom”.
Ep 39 - Travel tips to take the stress out of family trips featuring Maud Maciak
We all heard that traveling with kids is difficult, my guest today Maud Maciak shares her travel tips and tricks. Maud is a mom, french expat, world traveler and founder of the Gowhee App. She started the app in the back of a van, while traveling Europe with her husband and her 2 year old son. During that time she discovered firsthand the challenges and became determined to create a tool that will help all families to travel with ease.
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