S3E8 Too Cool for School Part 2: You’re Gonna be a Star!

Main idea: developing a healthy appreciation for the arts in our kids How do we utilize creative outlets for expression and to expand our children’s educational experience? What arts exposure do our kids have and how do we contextually use it? For years, Hollie and I have attended Dracula at the Columbia ballet. Partly becauseContinue reading “S3E8 Too Cool for School Part 2: You’re Gonna be a Star!”

S3E6 Fish Sticks and Fiscal Responsibility

main idea: How to discuss finances with children at different ages We have covered some ground on the topics of Accountability and Personal Responsibility. These ideas are important to a free society. Stemming from these topics is the concept of fiscal responsibility. That term is most commonly used when discussing government finances. Unless you haveContinue reading “S3E6 Fish Sticks and Fiscal Responsibility”

S3E4: Don’t Violate My NAP part 2 — Discipline

main idea: How do we enforce accountability without being irrational? Are your kids more or less willing to do what you ask of them? (Pt 1 in S1Ep4) Our first episode in the Don’t Violate my NAP was on bullying. You can find it here. This time, we’re talking about discipline.  How and when doContinue reading “S3E4: Don’t Violate My NAP part 2 — Discipline”

S3E1 Crayons, Coloring Books, and Colorblind Parenting pt 2

“Love is Blind” with guest Ashley Shade Notes: Approaches to the discussion of LGBT issues- “Coming Out” and the conversations around gender identity, queerness and one’s own orientation; how young? What should they know and when? (Pt 1 in S1Ep3) As we kick off Season 3 in the middle of Pride Month we thought itContinue reading “S3E1 Crayons, Coloring Books, and Colorblind Parenting pt 2”

S2 E10: The Monsters Under My Bed (and in my head) Part 2

Main Topic: a discussion around supporting our children’s mental health Link to the podcast. In Season 1, Episode 14, we covered the first part of this conversation which focused on the need for open discussion about Mental Health. If you haven’t watched it you can watch it here. Equally important a discussion is one about howContinue reading “S2 E10: The Monsters Under My Bed (and in my head) Part 2”

S2 E5: Candy and Cuss Words

Main Topic: Cussing in front of your kids: yay or nay? Subtopic: Valentine’s messages and the use of words for good or evil. Link to the podcast. It’s almost Valentine’s Day and the GenXer in Kasie wants to reject the Hallmark Holiday on principle.  According to this link science says it’s perfectly okay to swearContinue reading “S2 E5: Candy and Cuss Words”

S2 E3: Lemonade Stands & Liberty

On January 30, 2021 @ 6:30 p.m. Livestream via Streamyard to YouTube, the Libertarian Moms took on all those grown-ups looking to regulate lemonade stands. Cuz, seriously? Topic: Kids getting policed for not having a business license Link to the podcast It started with a meme. As Libertarians, we know the best way for governmentContinue reading “S2 E3: Lemonade Stands & Liberty”

S2 E1: “A” is for Accountability

Season 2 Episode 1 broadcast live at 6:30(ish) on Saturday, January 16th. Examination of last week’s insurrection in context with the BLM / Portland conversation where it was okay to destroy fed property then, why not now? Kasie’s hypocrisy on this and grappling with whether we need to “remove” the President for being a dick.Continue reading “S2 E1: “A” is for Accountability”