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Join us as we explore the hardest job you’ll ever love, parenting your child.


26: Q&A with Michelle
Jan 9 • 14 min
Michelle sits down solo to answer three listener questions from our Instagram family. How do I help my children be more grateful and thankful? How do you respond to your child when they say “that’s not fair”? Do you tell them life isn’t fair or is there a…
25: How 13 Years of Michelle’s Advice Shaped A Family
Jan 1 • 53 min
Michelle sits down with Brooke, a mother of four who has been a student of Michelle’s through classes and private sessions for 13 years. They walk through Brooke’s journey of discovering that it’s not necessarily your children’s behavior that needs to be…
24: Teaching Children The Spirit of Giving
Dec 18, 2018 • 32 min
In a world full of “mine, mine, mine” how do we teach our children to think of others? Michelle sits down with Britt, a mother of 4 and returning guest to discuss the spirit of giving during the holiday season. Britt tells the story of taking her 6 year…
23: 3 Sons In 13 Months with Nicole Pence
Dec 11, 2018 • 68 min
Michelle sits down with Nicole Pence to talk about life as a mother of 2 year old twin boys and a 1 year old boy all born within 13 months! Nicole seeks advice on dealing with how physical and aggressive boys can be, and she shares stories of pausing her…
22: My Three Boys
Dec 4, 2018 • 36 min
Welcome back for Part 2 of Meg’s show. Meg, a boy mom of 3 young boys ages 6, 4 and 2 sits down with Michelle to discuss strategies for a more peaceful home. They discuss handling conflict when other people’s children are involved, how to respond when…
21: Mom, Mom, Mom, Mom, Mom
Nov 27, 2018 • 29 min
Michelle welcomes Meg to the show, a boy mom of 3 young boys ages 6, 4 and 2. They discuss handling conflict when other people’s children are involved, how to respond when your children incessantly ask for something, and modeling the behaviors you would…
20: How Gentle Parenting Changed My Life
Oct 16, 2018 • 8 min
Michelle shares how this style of gentle parenting changed her life, and how it can change yours too. Is it disrespectful for your kids to tell you NO? Find out in this short and sweet episode. If you have a question you would like answered on our next…
19: Talking Mom Guilt & Technology with Emily Schwalbach
Oct 9, 2018 • 46 min
Emily and Michelle talk about mom guilt, screen time, birth order, trying new foods and the decision to try for a third child. Emily is a local social media consultant at Be Social Consulting working to balance her growing business, growing family and her…
18: Q & A Teenage Years
Oct 3, 2018 • 14 min
Michelle answers YOUR questions today, specifically about teenagers! Episode #5: Teenagers is by far our most popular episode, and moms and dads out there need some help. We touch on staying out past curfew, lying, and the consequences of posting…
17: Meltdowns & Rewards
Sep 25, 2018 • 68 min
Michelle talks with Elissa & Doug, two parents raising a 4 year old girl and 2 year old boy. They discuss ways to stop meltdowns before they start, rewards for good behavior and how much of a STUD Doug really is. The story of how they met is so…
16: Respectful Parenting & Loving Discipline Pt. 2
Sep 18, 2018 • 34 min
Part two of Michelle’s conversation with Rachel, owner of a local almond butter company Revival Food Co. Rachel runs her thriving business here in Indianapolis while raising a 2 month old and 2 year old with her husband and one adorable terrier named…
15: Respectful Parenting & Loving Discipline Pt. 1
Sep 11, 2018 • 39 min
Today Michelle talks with Rachel, owner of a local almond butter company Revival Food Co. Rachel runs her thriving business here in Indianapolis while raising a 2 month old and 2 year old with her husband and one adorable terrier named Jack. They discuss…
14: Adding a Sibling to The Family
Sep 4, 2018 • 13 min
Are you read to add a new baby to the family? Is one already on the way?! If so, congratulations! Siblings are a wonderful addition to a child’s life, and adding to a growing family is such a special time. Listen in as Michelle talks you through preparing…
13: Co-parenting Teenagers During a Divorce Pt. 2
Aug 31, 2018 • 49 min
Co-parenting Teenagers Through Divorce Pt. 2 Listen in as Michelle and Kelli(who took Michelle’s parenting class 13 years ago!) discuss divorce, co-parenting, and supporting your children through a tumultuous time while you’re dealing with everything on…
12: Co-parenting Teenagers During a Divorce Pt.1
Aug 29, 2018 • 17 min
Listen in as Michelle and Kelli(who took Michelle’s parenting class 13 years ago!) discuss divorce, co-parenting, and supporting your children through a tumultuous time while you’re dealing with everything on your own. * Strategies for spiritual healing *…
11: Loving Your Children Uniquely vs. Equally
Aug 24, 2018 • 48 min
Today we talk with Meredith who is a rockstar mom of 4 kids under 8. She has no significant technology in her home yet, a true renaissance woman. We discuss how to love your children uniquely, not equally, as that will never occur. Repairing our mistakes…
10: Chores
Aug 21, 2018 • 17 min
Michelle shares her thoughts on chores, allowance, and pitching in around the home. In this episode you will learn: * What to call “chores” * The appropriate age to introduce an allowance * Tips for guiding children to complete their tasks * Why it’s…
9: Potty Training & Nutrition Part 2
Aug 14, 2018 • 33 min
Listen in as Michelle discusses potty training and food with Eleni and Sam. They talk short term vs. long term rewards, and how to introduce healthier foods into your child’s diet. What do you do when your four year old won’t poop on the potty, and why is…
8: Potty Training & Nutrition Part 1
Aug 7, 2018 • 27 min
Listen in as Michelle discusses potty training and food with Eleni and Sam. They talk short term vs. long term rewards, and how to introduce healthier foods into your child’s diet. What do you do when your four year old won’t poop on the potty, and why is…
7: Teaching Children to Value Hard Work
Jul 31, 2018 • 21 min
How do you teach your children to value hard work? If lecturing isn’t doing the job, maybe it’s time to try a new approach. Michelle counsels a mom on how to support and encourage her eight year old child to reach his potential at school and on the soccer…
6: Improvement Over Perfection
Jul 24, 2018 • 16 min
Have you spent more money on training your dog than on educating yourself as a parent? You’re not alone! Michelle gets real about how it’s important to focus on improvement over perfection. No one is perfect, and you’re wasting your time trying to be the…
5: Teenagers
Jul 16, 2018 • 24 min
Teenagers…a challenging developmental period! Physical, emotional, and hormonal changes add another challenging layer onto the adventures of parenting. In this episode you will learn: • When a teenager’s brain is fully developed • Why intentionally…
4: Parenting Pre-teens
Jul 16, 2018 • 85 min
Parenting pre-teens: Video games, respectful communication, sibling tension, overcoming a fear, and listening to your own intuition as a parent. In this wide ranging, all encompassing episode we tackle several major challenges facing parents of pre-teens.…
3: How to Talk to Kids About Sex
Jul 16, 2018 • 20 min
Join us for an entertaining talk with Michelle as she explains the who, when, where and why of talking to your children about sex. Listen in and learn: - What is the right age to initiate dialogue with your children about sex - How to best bring it up and…
2: Teaching Responsibility
Jul 16, 2018 • 42 min
As a mom of four young children struggles to set expectations and get her kids to help around the house (without a lot of push back and complaining), Michelle offers some amazing insight into fostering responsibility and a sense of community in young…
1: Introducing ParentED with Michelle Gambs
Jul 11, 2018 • 2 min
Real parents. Candid conversations. Practical strategies. Listen in as Michelle Gambs gets real with parents in the throes of raising children in the modern world. Join us each week for revealing conversations as Michelle guides parents through current…