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Is it OK to ’bribe’ your kids? Expert gives advice on the right way to incentivize kids

Is it OK to ’bribe’ your kids? Expert gives advice on the right way to incentivize kids

January 25, 2022

Every parent finds themselves bartering with their kids for good behavior or help around the house. But is it healthy? An adolescent psychologist weighs in.

Holiday gripes: Mom Squad

Holiday gripes: Mom Squad

December 8, 2021

Holiday pet peeves -- we've all got them! This week, Betsy Kling and Danielle Wiggins join Maureen Kyle to talk about what sets them off during the holiday season.

How to diffuse tense conversations: Mom Squad

How to diffuse tense conversations: Mom Squad

December 8, 2021

COVID vaccinations are a divisive issue that have led to lots of awkward conversations in families and among friends, too. So how do you respond when you and your loved ones have differing opinions? Dr. Susan Albers with the Cleveland Clinic has tips on how to navigate tough conversations.

How to teach your kids gratitude all year long: Mom Squad

How to teach your kids gratitude all year long: Mom Squad

December 8, 2021

Every Thanksgiving, kids list what they are grateful for. But how can you make this a genuine feeling? Dr. Kim Bell with Hanna Perkins Center gives her advice.

Mom Squad: Recognizing eating disorders in teens

Mom Squad: Recognizing eating disorders in teens

December 8, 2021

After a bombshell report on how Facebook allegedly ignored data showing Instagram could be harmful to teens, parents are wondering how to recognize red flags. Maureen Kyle speaks with Jillian Lampert with the Emily Program about the trends she's seeing with eating disorders and social media's impact.

Mom Squad: How to get better sleep with the time change

Mom Squad: How to get better sleep with the time change

November 9, 2021

We may get a little extra sleep as we turn the clocks back an hour, but any time change messes with our internal clock. Maureen Kyle speaks with a sleep expert, who explains how to adjust.

Mom Squad: Managing holiday stress

Mom Squad: Managing holiday stress

November 9, 2021

The holiday season is upon us once again, and that means a stressful time for almost everyone. In this week's Mom Squad Pod, Maureen Kyle speaks with Dr. Susan Albers, a clinical psychologist with the Cleveland Clinic about how family and financial stressors can be overwhelming, and what you can do to curb the stress.

Boosting your family‘s immunity

Boosting your family‘s immunity

October 26, 2021

Does it seem like everyone in your family is coming down with something? Colds, stomach bugs, even Hand Foot Mouth is going around!

All of these illnesses have us on high alert, especially with the threat of COVID, so in this week's episode, we speak with Infectious Disease Pediatric Specialist Dr. Amy Edwards about what we can do to boost our child's immunity.

Helping teens dress appropriately

Helping teens dress appropriately

October 12, 2021

The struggle might even start during toddler years, but every parent will need to guide their children in fashion choices. In this week's episode, a fashion consultant gives her best advice.

Dealing with death and finances

Dealing with death and finances

October 6, 2021

Death and finances -- it's not the most comfortable of topics, but it's important nonetheless. The Women's Institute of Secure Retirement found 80% of men die married, while 80% of women die single, but when it comes to financial planning, most families typically rely on the husband to meet with financial planner. In this week's episode, Maureen Kyle speaks with Heather Ettinger of Luma Wealth about why it's important to have a voice at the table.

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