Gaining confidence, feeding your mind and body right, and believing you deserve it all – EDEM ep. 16 with Tatiana Amico

Gaining confidence, feeding your mind and body right, and believing you deserve it all – EDEM ep. 16 with Tatiana Amico

Why is it hard to put ourself first? How do we let go of the limiting beliefs and negative self talk and gain back our confidence? How do we have it all? Meet Tatiana Amico, mom of two who has built a life and business around empowering women to go after their dreams and have it all. She says it starts with putting yourself first, especially when you are a busy mama. She overcame her own negative body image, food and exercise addiction by believing she deserved more. She took control of her…continue reading →
Making the choice to be happy, creative storytelling and singing, feeling grateful for right now

Making the choice to be happy, creative storytelling and singing, feeling grateful for right now

How do we trust that where we are now is exactly where we need to be? How do we stay positive when we feel overwhelm from big changes in our life, like moving our family to a new place? Meet Katy Lineberry, mother of two, who realized when she takes time to appreciate the things in her life now, she can feel happy about where she is and trust the journey ahead. Katy realized happiness is a choice. A choice she needs to make whether she’s at home with her two young children or at…continue reading →
Getting the family together around the table, bridging what you love and what you do everyday, and overcoming postpartum depression – EDEM story with Rebecca Andexler

Getting the family together around the table, bridging what you love and what you do everyday, and overcoming postpartum depression – EDEM story with Rebecca Andexler

We want to follow our passion. To make what we love what we do everyday. But how do we do it? Meet Rebecca Andexler. Rebecca had a successful career in PR but felt like something was missing. She followed that voice and went back to school to become a chef. Today, her career is a blend of the things she loves most—her family, food, and journalism—she calls it homemakers habitat. We may not be able to start a new career right now, but we can make a little time everyday for what we love.…continue reading →
Rushing less and relaxing more through mealtimes, potty training, and life—EDEM Story with Jess Bedsole

Rushing less and relaxing more through mealtimes, potty training, and life—EDEM Story with Jess Bedsole

She changed her tone, her language, and her expectations with her son and now he listens and responds better. The shift came from reading oh crap! potty training. She did potty train but more importantly—she uncovered a simple way to relax and it positively changed their relationship. She still faces challenges—especially with balancing her time and energy evenly among her toddler and new baby. She’s beginning to let go of that feeling that success with one means failure with the other. This comes from a shift in perspective. She starts every morning and ends every night with…continue reading →
Writing a family mission statement, defining your core values, and breaking the parenting rules – EDEM no. 12 NJ Rongner

Writing a family mission statement, defining your core values, and breaking the parenting rules – EDEM no. 12 NJ Rongner

What is a family mission statement? Is it as simple as a vision of what you want for your family life and the values to live by to realize your vision? Is having one important? Meet NJ Rongner, a mom-of-two, who sat down with her husband to write their family mission statement. Hear why she did it, what her core values are, and how she's breaking some of the parenting rules. One thing she does is say no before saying yes and she does so without guilt. For her saying no is a good thing, because it means saying yes to…continue reading →
Starting a fulfilling side gig, creating a plan and sticking to it, and reflecting on the good things  – EDEM podcast with Susan Maccarelli

Starting a fulfilling side gig, creating a plan and sticking to it, and reflecting on the good things – EDEM podcast with Susan Maccarelli

Do you dream of starting your own side gig but don’t know where to begin? Meet Susan Maccarelli, a stay-at-home mom of two who did just that. She had an idea, created a plan, stuck with it, and it’s evolved into a fulfilling side business. Hear how she did it, what she's learned along the way, and a life recipe with four simple ingredients for how you can do it too. One thing she's learned is that when you're trying to do too many things, its hard  to enjoy any one of them. That’s why she doesn’t check email while…continue reading →
Expecting your second child? 18 tips for staying present and positive so you can appreciate more

Expecting your second child? 18 tips for staying present and positive so you can appreciate more

One nice thing about having your second child is that you trust yourself more.  You did it once, you can do it again. You still worry about whether or not you can handle it all. But if you are worrying, then you can't be calm and positive and trust yourself. Knowing that our capacity to love and give only grows when we have another child helps with this worry. The more we give, the more we get back. And we do get so much back from our children. The love and joy we get back from our…continue reading →
Listening to our children, trusting ourselves, and experiencing life as it comes- EDEM 9 with Jackie Healy

Listening to our children, trusting ourselves, and experiencing life as it comes- EDEM 9 with Jackie Healy

Are our children mirrors to our own selves—teaching us to experience life more fully and deeply? Do you see taking some time for yourself as selfish or an act of self-love?  Meet Jackie Healy. Jackie believes parenting helps us to grow more into ourselves by opening up our minds to break old patterns and opening up our hearts to fully love. She believes self-love is so important in parenting. By making some space for ourselves through exercise, silence, doing something we love. We get in control of our emotions and can be open to what our children…continue reading →
Embracing your unique motherhood experience – EDEM 8 with Aisha Ellis

Embracing your unique motherhood experience – EDEM 8 with Aisha Ellis

Meet a mom of two sons who is spending time connecting with others, growing herself, and enjoying life as it is—instead of wishing and waiting for the next thing. Do you want to open yourself up to connecting with others and building your own little community? Do you want to get out of your mommy pants every once in a while to have fun with friends or do something you love? Hear how EveryDayEveryMom Aisha Ellis has done just that. After feeling a little isolated as a new stay-at-home mom, she decided to join a…continue reading →
Letting go of unrealistic expectations is the most perfect thing we can do in parenting

Letting go of unrealistic expectations is the most perfect thing we can do in parenting

You know that feeling inside when you’ve reached your limit? You just want to give up. But you don’t because your children are looking up at you in that moment and they need you. Need you to make dinner or change their diaper or give them a hug or a ride to swimming practice. Some of the overwhelm we feel comes from unrealistic expectations that we have set. Trying to do too much. Measuring or comparing ourselves instead of just accepting. Striving for an outward perfection that only exists in our heads and isn’t…continue reading →
Juggling home + life + work and doing what’s right for you and your family  – EDEM 6 with Jaclyn Mellone

Juggling home + life + work and doing what’s right for you and your family – EDEM 6 with Jaclyn Mellone

Hear how the mama behind the chasing dreams and littles incubator is serving herself, her family, and her business in a way that is true for her. Have you felt the stress of life pulling you in different directions? Are you feeling guilt and stress over the juggle of it all? Meet Jaclyn Mellone.  Jaclyn experienced the overwhelm of being pulled in different directions and feeling like she was failing at everything when she returned to work after having her daughter. She soon realized she wanted to be in a situation where she could have more time with her daughter…continue reading →
Renewed focus on mindful parenting and living – EDEM 6 with Diana Shea

Renewed focus on mindful parenting and living – EDEM 6 with Diana Shea

Hear how a mother of two who is passionate about wellness, cooking, and yoga reinvents herself with a new career and renewed focus on mindful parenting and living. Have you found that parenting is not so much about teaching our children but our children teaching us? How do we really connect with our children? Is it about mindfully showing up as our true authentic selves and accepting the same from them? Realizing that we’re here to love and learn and grow from each other? Meet Diana Shea. Diana is the mom of two, director of…continue reading →
Raising a family and nurturing a business and filling each day with meaning – EDEM 3 Dana Malstaff

Raising a family and nurturing a business and filling each day with meaning – EDEM 3 Dana Malstaff

Do you wake up every morning and love what you do? Do you believe that you can be as purposeful and passionate about your career as you are about your parenting? Meet Dana Malstaff. Dana is the devoted mom of two and entrepreneur behind Boss-Mom, a movement that supports women who yearn for more time and less guilt when it comes to building their business and raising their family. She used to think that loving her career was taking away some of the love for her family. Not anymore. Now she believes love…continue reading →
What is the EveryDayEveryMom Podcast? Start here to learn more – EDEM 2

What is the EveryDayEveryMom Podcast? Start here to learn more – EDEM 2

Welcome to the EveryDayEveryMom podcast. Where we encourage, connect and share life recipes and resources for creating fulfillment and intention in our everyday. So we can make everyday more meaningful for ourselves and our families. EDEM podcast consists of: Reflections on EveryDay experiences in positive parenting. Interviews with EveryDay Resources who are sharing tips for living more fully and intentionally. Interviews with EveryDayMoms who are finding fulfillment. We are growing through parenting by encouraging connecting with one another and sharing our life recipes. Together we’re getting better everyday knowing when we’re fulfilled, we give more to our children, and make our…continue reading →
Keeping her humor and doing the things she’s always done – EDEM 1 with Molly Mahoney

Keeping her humor and doing the things she’s always done – EDEM 1 with Molly Mahoney

Meet a busy mom of three including twin babies who is saying yes to help, resetting expectations, and keeping a sense of humor so she can keep doing the the things she's always done and not lose herself in parenting. Parenting is rarely what we expect it’s going to be. Just when we think we have something figured out, we are thrown for a total curve. We learn and grow from every curve and come out better from it. Imagine having a happy seven-month baby, things are going well, and you and your partner decide you…continue reading →