76 episodes

I'm Rachel, Mom to three awesome kids and I created this podcast to share information, stories and in efforts to support one another as parents. We are celebrating the sweet moments and deep diving into the tough issues together as I chat with subject matter experts and other parents. I hope you'll join me and take a tidbit or two away that helps support you on your parenting journey.

The Sweetest (and Toughest) Job Rachel Olson

    • Kids & Family
    • 4.9 • 43 Ratings

I'm Rachel, Mom to three awesome kids and I created this podcast to share information, stories and in efforts to support one another as parents. We are celebrating the sweet moments and deep diving into the tough issues together as I chat with subject matter experts and other parents. I hope you'll join me and take a tidbit or two away that helps support you on your parenting journey.

    Hitting the Pause Button and Why That's Okay

    Hitting the Pause Button and Why That's Okay

    I think we can all agree that the past year has been a wild ride. Friends, I feel I need to take a break from releasing new content and I’m not sure what that will look like. What I’m realizing is that it’s okay to take that pause and step back to reevaluate what I want the show to look like, what I want to produce and put my energy in to.On this episode I'm opening up on why I'm taking a pause with the podcast. If you're feeling like you need a reset, pause or to reevaluate...

    • 9 min
    Living Alcohol Free with Sober Mom Coach Alyson Premo

    Living Alcohol Free with Sober Mom Coach Alyson Premo

    Alyson Premo is a 37-year-old mother to her 10-year-old son, and she’s currently creeping up on 4.5 years of sobriety. Before becoming a Certified Professional Recovery/Life Coach, aka “The Sober Mom Coach,” she was in the Business Development field as a Senior Sales Specialist for a corporate wellness company called Preventure. Virgin Pulse has since acquired that company. She wanted to pursue her purpose in life which is to help mothers ditch the drink to become a more present parent and ge...

    • 29 min
    Encouraging Responsibility in Young Children with Somer Loomis

    Encouraging Responsibility in Young Children with Somer Loomis

    Somer is the Chief Content Officer and living proof of the results for Raising Families, an organization co-founded by her mother and step-father dedicated to transforming parents from exhausted managers of their to-do lists to inspired leaders of their family teams. Raising Families has helped hundreds of parents with children of all ages to engage more deeply and intentionally, identify and implement their values into daily life, and create a specific plan of action to raise children with t...

    • 35 min
    Prenatal and Postpartum Mental Health with Kelly Rodriguez LMFT

    Prenatal and Postpartum Mental Health with Kelly Rodriguez LMFT

    Kelly is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in CA and also a Perinatal Mental Health Certified professional. She knows firsthand how valuable the right support and resources can be and entered the mental health field to help others find healing too. Kelly offers support to expectant mothers from the moment they want to start a family and throughout the journey that lies ahead after birth. Kelly is a wife and a mom of two who enjoys hiking, listening to podcasts and having a good coffee....

    • 32 min
    Postpartum Education and Support with Ali Glinsky

    Postpartum Education and Support with Ali Glinsky

    Ali Glinsky is a CAPPA Certified New Parent Educator. She's worked with Moms on Maternity, Jewish Federation of Silicon Valley and other organizations to create standalone and multi week physical and virtual events all with the goal of supporting mothers in a new way. She has seen first hand how a supported mother can thrive, which led her to launch virtual pandemic mom groups in March 2021 that educate and empower mothers and most importantly connect them, all virtually. She has two girls ag...

    • 31 min
    Healing After Trauma, A Family's Story of Recovery, Resilience and Advocacy with Rosalie Mastaler

    Healing After Trauma, A Family's Story of Recovery, Resilience and Advocacy with Rosalie Mastaler

    When Rosalie’s son was four years old, he was attacked by the family dog which resulted in a below knee leg amputation. This changed her son and the families life and now Rosalie is on a mission to advocate and educate. Whether it's in person, at events across the country or social media, she consistently connects with other families and amputees.On this episode she is sharing her son Hunter’s journey and what their family has been through over the years since the incident happene...

    • 37 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
43 Ratings

43 Ratings

PicPerf ,

Needed Info! ☺️

Rachel is so sweet and welcoming. Her content is needed for moms and future moms. I love it!

meob123 ,

A wonderful listen!

Rachel provides great content and delivery that is relative to any mom with little ones. She is kind and has the most calming voice.

kksarna ,

A Must Listen to for Expecting and New Moms!

Rachel is a breathe of fresh air! I love listening to her podcast for relevant and fascinating information regarding all things parenting. Her perspective as a mother to 3 is so welcomed. Rachel is compassionate, inquisitive, genuine and creates a strong bond with her listeners and guests. As a Mom to a preschooler and infant, I found her podcasts to relevant through my pregnancy journey as well as supportive in my postpartum journey. Always excited to see who she brings on next!

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