Melanated Mom

Melanated Mom

www.melanatedmom.com
Let’s do mom life together! Creative and innovative ways to parent. Don’t lose sight of who you are while still keeping your kids’ dreams and visions first. Subscribe to the podcast to be notified of new episodes! Follow me on my social platforms. F


Chatting with Kira and Cole- Mommy Needs a Moment
Jul 8 • 43 min
Mama, you know we all need a moment! I have connected with some amazing moms on IG and it is such joy to hear how different moms find ways to take care of themselves. During quarantine those moments have become increasingly hard to get so I am sure we…
Dismantling Racism in the Education System
Jul 1 • 74 min
I have been on a little hiatus and this was the perfect episode to return with. Y’all know I ride hard for kids around here and with the state of the world today we have to figure out how we can correct our education system so that each group is…
Are You A Giver-It’s Harvest Time
May 14 • 19 min
Hey giver, this is the episode you don’t want to miss. The giver in you needs to hear how the harvest has so much to do with how we allow others to sow into our lives. Quick bonus episode that is sure to bless your socks off. —- This episode is sponsored…
Ode to Motherhood!
May 6 • 61 min
Click this link to check out the episode details. Don’t skip the show notes y’all! https://madmimi.com/p/0611a01—- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/appSupport this podcast:…
Joy Filled Pandemic Part 2
Apr 29 • 39 min
https://madmimi.com/s/40a3a01—- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/appSupport this podcast: https://anchor.fm/melanatedmom/support
Joy Filled Pandemic
Apr 22 • 31 min
We are still here mamas. Still in the house and still figuring out daily how to manage this pandemic. As I have already talked about in a previous conversation with my friend and fellow podcaster, Shilene Aaron, we are declaring a thriving season and not…
Your Peace is Their Peace
Apr 1 • 23 min
Still living this very surreal COVID-19 life BUT there is peace in all of it. When you are at peace it transfers to your children. Let’s be the peace for our family during this unpredictable time. Look forward to continuing the conversation with you on…
Wine Down- The Laughter we Need
Mar 25 • 67 min
If you moms aren’t stir crazy yet then come help us out!!! It is day whatever of this shelter in place and a few of my girls and I needed to catch up on how we are surviving it all. Laughter is truly keeping me during this time. Grab a little drink and…
Choose Joy- COVID-19 can’t steal our joy!
Mar 18 • 25 min
It’s a ramble y’all! Just me on a solo episode taking about how I plan to remain joyful and at peace during a time that can bring a lot of anxiety. Love y’all! Be safe and choose Joy! —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a…
Me and Bae- How to Keep Marriage Thriving and Alive with Kids
Mar 4 • 34 min
My husband and I had a weekend to ourselves and we took a deep dive into how to keep marriage in the growth cycle. We are still learning how to have an extraordinary marriage. Come listen and gain new perspective for your own marriage/relationship. —-…
Mastermind Call with my Sisters
Feb 19 • 62 min
Stepping up dreams and visions is better with good girlfriends! Goal chatting is my favorite! Sitting down with Anna and Deanna for our monthly goal talk and letting you listen in on our process. As a mother and wife don’t let your process for your dreams…
Unmothered and Unbothered
Feb 12 • 38 min
In this episode Precious Detina and I dove into a topic that may be hard for most moms to receive well. It makes me rethink my whole parenting game…how can I be a better mother. A mother who shows up to go through the hard things with her kids while…
Live fully and Die Empty- Honoring Kobe Bryant
Jan 29 • 15 min
This week took the air out of a lot of our lungs. The great Kobe Bryant, his daughter and 7 others were killed in a tragic accident. It is time for us to live a life that exemplifies excellence, I call that dying empty. Whatever you have to give to this…
Money talk with My Little Banker
Jan 22 • 35 min
Raeshal Solomon takes money talk to a whole new level with her book series for kids, My Little Banker. Join us as we explore ways to make our kids money smart now so they don’t have to play catch up. Raeshal explores themes such as giving, saving and…
Vacay With Rae! Learn How to Travel Like A Boss
Jan 15 • 38 min
Talking all things vacation with my little sister! Rachel has all the great tips for travelling solo, taking girl trips, where to search for the best deals and how to make the most of every minute of your trip. Come listen to us cut up while giving you…
2020 is Your Year!
Jan 8 • 22 min
Solo episode time mamas! Who is ready to light a fire under this new decade. 2020 is your year to shine. Come listen to some of the things I plan to see come to pass this year and how I plan to make it all happen. I hope this encourages you to find the…
Last episode of Year with my Family
Dec 30, 2019 • 19 min
Coming to you with bonus content to wrap up the year. My family joins me to talk about how 2019 was for them and what they all look for in 2020. Come join in on the craziness of the Wilson/Jones gang. Happy New Year to you all! Catch my new blog post over…
90 Day Challenge Part 2
Dec 23, 2019 • 49 min
Mamas, I am back! After what seems like an eternity I am back with new content and ready to chat with you all. I have missed you all so much! We have now reached the end of the 90 Day Challenge and I wanted to sit down with my sisters to find out how…
90 Day Challenge with my Sisters!
Oct 30, 2019 • 54 min
We are nearing the end of a decade y’all and I want us all to finish strong! Don’t you want to walk into 20/20 with clear vision and purpose for your life, for how you want to raise your kids and foster healthy relationship and with an intentional plan to…
The Traveling Child- Exposing your kids to the World
Oct 23, 2019 • 41 min
This is such an exciting interview for me! Monet Hambrick talks to us about how to love traveling with your children, how to fund these amazing trips and what traveling teaches children. Traveling is underrepresented in our communities so the beauty of…
Practicing Positivity
Oct 9, 2019 • 19 min
We are here! Still in the land of the living, we live in a place where we are able to express ourselves as we want and life is good! Positivity does not come easy it is something that needs to be worked at. Today, come along with me as we talk about how…
Disney Dreaming with June Joseph- on an endless pursuit of happiness and new hairstyles
Oct 2, 2019 • 60 min
If you love any and everything Disney, this is the episode for you. June, is Disney walking and she shares with us some of her favorite things about the parks, how to find a great deals and ways that we can enjoy solo/adult friends while at Disney. Come…
Be in the Room
Sep 25, 2019 • 18 min
Today I just want to have a short chat about showing up. It doesn’t matter what you are showing up for but whatever it is do it with intention. There are three months left in this year. Join me so I can tell you what I plan to do to be present going into…
Girl chat
Sep 18, 2019 • 76 min
Do you just need to laugh a little?!?? If so this is the episode for you. In this episode I sat down with a couple of good girlfriends over wine and cake while chatting about this crazy mom life! Join us because laughter is the best way to deal with the…
Teaching your kids to be compassionate to themselves.
Sep 11, 2019 • 22 min
We all want our kids to be compassionate…well what about showing compassion to themselves. Teaching your children to be kind to themselves is so important. So many moms struggle with this and our kids are watching. Give them the tools they need early to…
FOMO is the thief of destiny
Sep 4, 2019 • 26 min
In this solo episode I discuss how continuing to focus on all the things you THINK you are missing out on is delaying your destiny. Let’s get to a place where our need to meet our calling is greater than any fear that tries to distract us. Stay connected…
Raising Creatives
Aug 28, 2019 • 47 min
I love creatives! Doesn’t mean that all of my kids will be creatives but if I see anything I can help them develop I jump on the chance to do so. In today’s episode I talk with my cousin about how to raise creatives when you have multiple children. She…
Mental illness in children- a chat with Shyla Garcia
Aug 22, 2019 • 64 min
Mental illness is real and black children are suffering from it. Who was raised in a home where you were told what happens in our home stays in our home? Our parents were trying to protect us and protect their space but I think hearing things like that…
The Big Comeback
Jul 21, 2019 • 22 min
This episode is about one of my greatest comeback moments. Never underestimate the comeback, as a matter of fact expect the comeback to be better than the original version of you. I know that when the “winter” life moments show up it feels as if we will…
Homeschooling While Melanated Part 2
Jul 14, 2019 • 34 min
Deanna and I continue our conversation on her homeschooling journey. If you missed the first part of our interview please go back and check it out. She is dropping knowledge! She is honest about the journey not being all rainbows but speaks to the rewards…
Homeschooling While Melanated
Jul 7, 2019 • 34 min
Join me on this episode where I am talking to a homeschool mom friend, Deanna Dyer, If you have ever had questions about homeschooling or want to know how someone survives the day to day life at home with kids all day this will bless your life! Deanna…
I Quit!
Jun 30, 2019 • 23 min
Sometimes we need to quit…quitting is always met with a negative connotation but we need to learn when to put things down. In this episode come listen to where I decided to quit in order to move forward. Please subscribe to the podcast so that it can…
Parenting advice “in these internet streets” from an empty nester
Jun 23, 2019 • 58 min
Today I am talking to Danni from JusSayin podcast. We are discussing raising kids and going into the empty nesting years. Danni is fun and funny and has raised five kids on her own and has a lot of great nuggets to stay in the game to parent with love and…
Don’t Be Afraid to Shine!
Jun 16, 2019 • 25 min
Coming to you with another message to encourage you to live your best life! Our kids need to see us shine so that they know it is ok to show up to the world with the gifts that have been placed on the inside of them. Mamas let’s learn how to continue to…
How They See Us- And how we deserve to be seen
Jun 9, 2019 • 30 min
*No Spoiler Alert* in this episode I discuss my thoughts after watching the recent mini series released on The Central Park Five. We need to find ways to allow our black and brown children to live the lives they deserve. If you are listening and want to…
BFF’s In These Parenting Streets!
Jun 2, 2019 • 31 min
In this episode I talk to my husband about how he feels about all the crazy parenting techniques I continue to come up with. This is our real life silliness toned down just a little bit. Don’t forget to join me over at meleanatedmom.com to read my blogs.…
Bullying- How to show up for our kids and help them show up for themselves
May 26, 2019 • 70 min
Today, I am having a candid conversation with a mom friend of mine on bullying. Y’all some of the stories she shared are just heartbreaking but she is killing the game by teaching her kids how to navigate through these challenging situations. We decided…
Perfectionism…get off the train
May 19, 2019 • 11 min
Today let’s talk about about perfectionism. In the age of social media the need to be perfect is magnified. How does this affect our relationships with those around us? What would happen if we allowed imprecation to be ok in ourselves and those around us?…
Mother’s Day Encouragement…
May 11, 2019 • 3 min
In this short episode I want you to remember why are role is so important. Celebrate yourself this weekend!—- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/melanatedmom/support
Testimony Time
May 8, 2019 • 11 min
In this episode I am giving you a little back story of who I am and how some of my parenting journey has been shaped. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/appSupport this podcast:…
Stir up the Gifts!
May 3, 2019 • 11 min
In this episode lets talk about ways to encourage our children to explore their gifts. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/appSupport this podcast: https://anchor.fm/melanatedmom/support
Welcome Mamas!
Apr 30, 2019 • 7 min
This is the very first episode of the Melanated Mom podcast and I am so excited to have you join me here! This is a short introduction what I want to focus on in this platform. I look forward to doing mom life with you! —- This episode is sponsored by ·…