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DD83-Heather-Shumaker
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We are told from an early age not to break the rules. Our parents tell us, our teachers remind us, and society expects us to follow the path well traveled. But is this always best? When it comes to raising our children, do the rules that we’ve been handed down

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DD77-Bill-Dwight
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Spending money on kids is expensive. Every trip to the store can turn into begging for one more pack of gum or new toy. But what if they managed their own money for all that stuff instead? The idea of allowance for children is not new. People have been giving children

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DD76-Anya-Kamenetz
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Tests are nearly universally hated by children. If you have children, you know how hard it is to get them to agree on much of anything. But on this they agree. Test taking is for the birds. The truth is, they may be onto something. In this episode we have the

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DD73-Jenna-Chalmers-GoldieBlox
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There is a big problem with girls in STEM fields. But thanks to Kickstarter originated GoldieBlox, that may soon be a thing of the past. Little girls have a wide variety of engineering and other STEM related toys geared directly for them. This week we have the privilege of speaking

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DD71-Good-Dog,-Happy-Baby---Michael-Wombacher
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Everyone’s happy when the new baby arrives. Months of anticipation until finally, it’s time to bring the little bundle of joy home for good. But what if there’s a dog in the house already. Will the dog be territorial over the domain? What of the existing pecking order? Where does

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DD70-Essentialism-GREG-MCKEOWN
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Less but better. That’s the mantra of the Essentialist. We’ve been huge fans of this book since we first discussed it way back in episode five. This time we have the privilege of speaking with the man himself, Greg McKeown. He talks with us about why doing less is actually the

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DD67-David-Allen
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This time we had the privilege of speaking with David Allen about his internationally best-selling book Getting Things Done. GTD as it’s affectionately known by readers has made a huge splash in the business arena helping countless people become more productive in their work lives. David was a real pleasure

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DD54-Dr-Mike
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Anyone with kids understands the value of a good pediatrician. So naturally we were elated when Dr. Mike of the PediaCast podcast agreed to make a return visit to the show. Reviewing his show we realized he has a TON of great episodes and it would simply be too hard

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DD51-Yalda-Uhls
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Being a parent is hard. And raising kids in the digital age is even harder. Technology is advancing quickly in the world today bringing with it not only new benefits but new challenges as well. Especially for parents. We are digital immigrants tasked with raising digital natives to succeed in

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