The Mom Show
By KSL Newsradio
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This is not your mother's radio show. Lindsay Aerts looks at the topics and issues that Utah moms care about. Babies, health care, mental health, family and more.
||CleanThe name for the mental work you do as a mom||--||12/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIs our anxiousness as moms making our jobs harder?||Do you pick up your baby the moment she cries? Do your run to her every need the second she needs it? Most of would say yes, simply because we want to be good moms and attend to our babes. Host Lindsay Aerts sits down with baby sleep expert Marietta...||11/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDoes letting a baby cry it out hurt them?||Sleep. It's the ultimate need for parents of a newborn but it's often illusive in those first three to four months. Some experts recommend leaving your baby to fall asleep and letting them cry until they do. As a mom, this is one of the hardest things..||11/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIf you're going to co-sleep, here's how to do it safely||Sleep. It's the ultimate need for parents of a newborn but it's often illusive in those first three to four months. Many moms see co-sleeping as a risk they're not willing to take, other moms do it out of sheer desperation for some rest or just like...||11/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCan you sleep train a newborn?||Sleep. The ultimate need for parents of a newborn but it's often illusive in those first three to four months. Host Lindsay Aerts sits down with baby sleep expert Marietta Paxson of LittleDreamers.us to talk about whether it is in fact possible to...||11/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhat we should learn about domestic violence from the Susan Powell story||--||11/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean4 questions your doctor probably isn't asking postpartum||--||11/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMichelle Obama struggling with infertility and marriage is all of us||Women across the country, including host Lindsay Aerts, are applauding former First Lady Michelle Obama's decision to share her story about miscarriage and infertility in her new book Becoming. Miscarriage is “lonely, painful, and...||11/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanNo, kind sir, I never wanted to hurt my child. I had postpartum scary thoughts||There are many misunderstandings about postpartum mood and anxiety disorders. Host Lindsay Aerts experienced postpartum anxiety and OCD and recalls the common, yet often misunderstood, symptom of scary or intrusive thoughts. She talks about a...||11/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWould you have another kid to get free land?||Italy is one of several countries offering incentives to have more kids. The European nation is offering free land if you have your third kid next year. Host Lindsay Aerts talks with FM100.3's Rebecca Cressman about whether or not they would take an...||11/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSpanking is ineffective and harmful, says AAP||Do you spank? Does it work for you in disciplining your child? Host Lindsay Aerts talks with midday host Rebecca Cressman of FM100.3 about whether or not they spank their kids. The American Academy of Pediatrics has come out with new statements on...||11/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanShould Grandparents get paid to babysit?||Grandparents may play a vital roll in children's lives, and in helping mom and dad get some much needed relief from childcare duties. Should grandparents be paid for watching their grandchildren or is their time spent with their grandkids a given?...||11/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhat to do when you both love and hate your motherhood role||It's often described as ambivalence in motherhood, having strong conflicting feelings at the same time. And it's totally okay. Sometimes these look like thoughts of I love my child desperately and I am resentful of how much work it is to take...||11/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDid you find it hard going from one child to two?||Host Lindsay Aerts is pregnant with baby number two who's due in December. As she contemplates this upcoming change, she's wondering if you found transitioning from one kid to two difficult. She reads listener experiences from both Instagram...||10/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhy we need to let our kids go through hard stuff||No one really wants to see their child in pain, physical or emotional. Host Lindsay Aerts talks about how she believes our children need to experience emotional pain though in order to become the people they're meant to be. Most people know this...||10/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMy parenting high and low moment from the week||Being a mom comes with many high, highs and some often really low, lows. Even in the course of a day you can go from loving every second of parenthood to questioning why you decided having kids was a good idea. Of course we all love our children, but...||10/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to be a good enough mom||We as moms hear a lot about not being the perfect mom, but what does it actually look like to be a good enough mother? Host Lindsay Aerts talks with Jody Moore, a life coach who teaches that everyone gets to decide for themselves what it means to be a..||10/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhy to teach your kids their feelings can't be hurt||We often say to our kids, "did that boy or girl hurt your feelings?" It sounds like nice thought in an effort to validate how our kids are feeling and help them be nice people. Host Lindsay Aerts explains why technically you can't hurt anyone feelings..||10/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhy teaching kids to feel emotions is the best parenting hack||Teaching kids to feel their emotions is something Host Lindsay Aerts thinks is essential to helping children cope with life. She calls it her best parenting hack because it seems to help her manage her daughter's toddler meltdowns. Lindsay talks with...||10/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhy it's OKAY to have negative, conflicting feelings in motherhood||I love my child desperately and I am resentful of how much work it is to take care of her. I am grateful for a healthy pregnancy and I'm hating how much pain I'm in. I love helping my child and I resent how much they need me. These are just a few...||9/30/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
Real as can be
If you’re a mom and want to feel heard, listen to The Mom Show. No Mom-shaming here, Lindsay Aerts is someone you can relate to.
Best parenting podcast ever
Host Lindsay Aerts is amazing. She and her incredibly insightful guests talk openly about the ups and downs of motherhood. Honest, real talk where moms can go to feel heard and get great advice!