Life at the Speed of Kids
By Focus on the Family
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Life at the Speed of Kids is a safe place for parents to unwind and bask in the epic craziness of life, marriage, and parenting. It’s a podcast for parents by parents—an unrelated mom and dad duo—who are navigating the ever-morphing wilderness that is parenthood in the modern age.
||CleanHow to Not Raise a Super Villain: Speak Your Kids' Love Language||In episode 7, Eva and Jake talk with Dr. Gary Chapman, author of “The 5 Love Languages” and “The 5 Love Languages for Children,” about how to figure out our children’s love languages and then learn to speak those languages if||11/15/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to Smile—Not Explode—When Kids Push Your Buttons||Jake and Eva talk with Joanne Kraft (former 911 Dispatcher and author of “The Mean Mom’s Guide to Raising Great Kids”) about practical tips and tricks parents can use when our children push our buttons over and over and over again. Elsew||11/8/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow TV Can Make Us Better Husbands||In episode five, Jake and Eva talk about the struggle of finding shared interests with our spouse which leads to a conversation with author and director Rob Stennett (his latest book, “The Perfect Dad,” releases February 2017) about how watch||11/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanClutter, Clutter, Everywhere … and What To Do If You Do Care||In episode four, Jake and Eva talk about *shudder* clutter … which leads into an extremely helpful conversation with Kathi Lipp (author of many books including, fittingly, one called “Clutter Free”) about mitigation and prevention||10/25/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanOur Kids’ Public Meltdowns? They Don’t Have to Be Inevitable.||Eva shares the epic tale of her sons' first public meltdown which leads to a fascinating conversation with author and child psychologist Dr. Todd Cartmell about “flexible thinking” AKA how to teach our kids—and ourselves—to back away from the le||10/20/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to Capture the Moment and Still Be In the Moment||In episode two, Jake and Eva discuss the difficulty of being fully present in life when faced with the temptation to capture every single moment with our devices, interview author Arlene Pellicane about how to entertain our kids without screens, and ask||10/18/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTwo Truths and a Lie, and What to Do When Relatives Avoid Your Children||In the inaugural episode of the Life at the Speed of Kids podcast, show hosts Eva Daniel and Jake Roberson introduce themselves by revealing their deepest darkest secrets in a game of Two Truths and a Lie (okay, so maybe they aren’t deep or dark or ac||10/16/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
As a single parent, hearing from others in the trenches is always welcome. I look forward to more from Eva and Jake!
Breath of fresh air!
Exactly what I've been looking for! The hosts are witty and genuine, and the questions they bring up are always relevant in my life. This is my new favorite podcast!
True, Relatable, a terrific resource for parents!
Practical and fun, this is a great podcast for parents looking for advice and company in the parenting game. Love it.