The Empowering Parents Podcast

As parents, we want to give our children what makes them happy; we don’t want them to feel left out or get teased because their boots, phone, or brand name hoodie is last year’s model. And when we’re unable (or even when we’re unwilling) to buy the “latest and greatest,” we often feel terribly guilty. To avoid those feelings of guilt, here are 8 questions to ask yourself before buying anything.


Direct download: EP_Podcast-2014-11-18.mp3
Category:Kids and Family -- posted at: 10:04am EDT

You put in the work: you raised your child, got them through school, and prepared them as best you could for living on their own as an adult. You were really looking forward to having the house to yourselves again. Finally, a little peace and quiet! Then, you find out your adult child has decided to live at home. Now what? Learn new ground rules for how to manage this situation on today's podcast.


Direct download: EP_Podcast-2014-11-11.mp3
Category:Kids and Family -- posted at: 2:54pm EDT

You thought “The Terrible Twos” were bad. Now you’re dealing with “The Terrible Thirteens,” and it’s just as bad, if not worse. On today's podcast, Dr. Michael Kramer writes how you can stop teen temper tantrums in just 3 steps.


Direct download: EP_Podcast-2014-11-04.mp3
Category:Kids and Family -- posted at: 12:00pm EDT