MomsDishMN (Minnesota)

MomsDishMN (Minnesota)
Being a woman on the go can be overwhelming at times. Balancing both your family, career, and to-do list can leave you with little time to connect and stay in the loop with local events. Join us for MomsDish MN – a podcast from two Minnesota moms, Hann?

Jill and Deb from Urban Growler Brewing Company On Their Journey to Opening The Brewery, The Difficulty They Had Getting Business Loans, How They Create Their Beer Recipes, And How They Became The First Women Owned Brewery in MN.
Aug 3 • 73 min
In Episode 27 we spoke with Jill Pavlak and Deb Loch, life partners and co-founders of the first women owned brewery in MN. They shared their 6+ year long journey of how they overcame hurdles to open the brewery, including discrimination from banks due…
Princess Haley from Appetite for Change on the Unique Way this Organization got Started, the Food Movement and Foodscape in North Minneapolis, and the Impact Appetite for Change is Having in the Community.
Jul 21 • 69 min
In this episode we speak with Princess Haley from Appetite for Change. We talk all about the foodscape in North Minneapolis, how Appetite for Change is part of the food movement in the community, and all the amazing programs they have been able to start…
Tri Vo on the History of Green Card Voices, How Their Mission Has Evolved During the BLM Movement, Why #LoveYourAsianNeighbors Stories Were Created and What He Wishes People Knew About Being An Immigrant in MN.
Jul 6 • 48 min
In episode 25 we talked with Tri Vo from Green Card Voices. Tri shares all the different ways that Green Card Voices has expanded their platform throughout the years including videos, speaking engagements, a game, books and now a Podcast. Tri provides a…
Sarah Breiner on the ins and outs of Estate Planning, What you Need to be Thinking About, and Her Unique Approach
Jun 23 • 71 min
During Episode 24 we talk with Sarah Breiner, The Legal Mama, who is here to help individuals and families discuss and plan for something we all need to think about-our legacy. She talks about everything that should be included in your estate plan, what…
Gardening Expert, Julie Weisenhorn, on Bee Friendly Lawns, Gardening Tips For All Levels and Where To Find The Answers to All Your Gardening Questions.
Jun 9 • 70 min
In Episode 23 we talk all things gardening with Extension Horticulture Educator, Julie Weisenhorn. Julie is a wealth of information! She teaches us about lawn maintenance, gardening for beginners, herb gardens and more. If you already have a green thumb…
Kelley and Rachel From After the Baby Bump Share the Witty and Interesting Story of How They Became Best Friends, Started a Business, Maintained Their Music Careers, all While Each Raising 3 Kids.
May 19 • 76 min
During episode 22 we talk with Kelley Larson and Rachel Kurtz. They are Minnesota musicians who also started the postpartum care business After the Baby Bump. Kelly and Rachel share how and why they started their businesses and tell us all about the…
Monica Jones on Why Self Care is So Important, Simple Ways to Fit In Time for Yourself, How to Speak With Our Children and Partners When We Are Struggling and Recognizing When Our Cup is Running Low.
May 5 • 52 min
During episode 21 we speak with Monica Jones, self care advocate and host of the She is You podcast. With very timely advice, she shares realistic ways we can all fit self care into our schedules and how important it is to fill up our own cups when they…
Michael Mader From Hippy Feet on the Mission and Vision of His Company, Homeless Youth in Minnesota, and How Socks are Helping so Many.
Apr 21 • 54 min
In episode 20 we speak with Michael Mader from the Minnesota company Hippy Feet. We discuss why homeless youth have such a hard time finding employment, ways Hippy Feet is helping break the cycle of homelessness in Minnesota and the company’s goals for…
Jaye White from Exploring the North Shore on Hidden North Shore Gems, Travel and Safety Tips, Historical Facts and Favorite Local Events to Add to Your Summer Calendar
Apr 6 • 51 min
In Episode 19 we chatted with Jaye White from the new Exploring the North Shore Podcast and tourism website. She shared her top lesser-known places to visit, historical facts, where to stay, events you can’t miss and how to stay safe while exploring….
Mandy Yang on the Kon Mari Method, Everyday Organizing Tips and Advice, and How to Get Started on Your Decluttering Journey.
Mar 24 • 44 min
In this episode we speak with Mandy Yang, a Kon Mari consultant. Mandy speaks to us all about her decluttering journey, how she found Marie Kondo, and how becoming a consultant has changed her life in more ways than one. She offers her story, but also…
Minnesotans Doing Good, Ways To Help and Ideas for Staying Busy While Being Quarantined.
Mar 17 • 28 min
In Episode 17 many Minnesotans are stuck at home for the foreseeable future and we want to bring some positivity to your day! We have created a list of the ways many local companies are helping each other in their time of need and how your family can…
Ceallaigh Anderson Smart, Founder of Print the Love, on Changing Lives With A Single Photograph , Overcoming Adversity, and Turning A Simple Idea into a World-Wide Nonprofit.
Feb 24 • 62 min
In Episode 16, we hear the incredible story of how Ceallaigh Anderson Smart founded her nonprofit, Print the Love, in the middle of an extremely difficult time in her life. Print the Love is now bringing smiles to people all around the world through…
Jesse Lillejord on Building The Innovative Chiropractic Clinic Chiro For Moms, The Many Benefits of Chiropractic Care, and Things You Can do at Home Between Visits.
Feb 10 • 51 min
In this episode we speak with Jesse Lillejord from Chiro for Moms. She shares her entrepreneurial journey and how Chiro for Moms was born. This innovative and unique clinic is changing the way women are being treated in Minnesota. If you don’t know…
Laura from Reduce Reuse Renew Blog on simple ways to create less waste and clutter, local eco-friendly resources for families and tips for beginners.
Jan 28 • 52 min
Laura Durenberger is our guest today. Laura is the creator of the Reduce Reuse Renew blog and throughout the past few years she has been able to eliminate 35-45 lbs of waste per week in her household. She shares the tips she learned along her journey,…
Erica Hoese Creator of the Fit Mom Army on Getting Started on Your Fitness and Weight Lifting Journey, How to Stay Motivated, and the Internal Benefits of Focusing on Your Health and Wellness.
Jan 9 • 46 min
Erica is the creator of She is Fierce and the Fit Mom Army. Her goal is to help moms and women become strong inside and out through fitness and nutrition. She shares her expertise with us on fitness, nutrition, and wellness. Erica has wonderful tips on…
Sarah Aadland from Doing Good Together, Books and Resources on Teaching Empathy, At-Home Projects and Simple Ways to Involve Your Own Family in Giving Back to the Community.
Dec 26, 2019 • 45 min
In episode 12 we speak with Sarah Aadland, the director of the Big-Hearted Families program at Doing Good Together. Doing Good Together has grown from a local Minnesota based non-profit to a nation wide resource for adults and families to learn more…
Katy Smith: Parent Educator and 2011 Teacher of the Year
Dec 13, 2019 • 60 min
In this episode we speak with licensed parent educator, Katy Smith. Katy was the 2011 Minnesota Teacher of the Year, the first early childhood teacher in Minnesota, and the first parent educator nationally, to be honored with the award. She provides…
Hannah and Nicole with the 2019 Holiday Guide: Shop Small, Top Minnesota Events, and Exclusive Promos
Nov 26, 2019 • 59 min
In this episode, Hannah and Nicole discuss their favorite local Minnesota holiday events to attend and feature the best places to shop local this holiday season. We have the inside scoop on many upcoming small business sales, along with 17 PROMO CODES,…
April Ginsberg from MN Glow on Her Passion for Giving Back, Her Company’s Goal to Keep All Minnesotan’s Warm, and Ways You Can Help.
Nov 15, 2019 • 32 min
April Ginsberg joins us today and discusses her company’s mission to keep all Minnesotans warm. MN Glow recently made their 1000th donation to charities across MN. April will inspire you to help others less fortunate and to look for ways to give back in…
Jenny Matthews on Managing Anxiety, Tips for an Easier Holiday Season and Tools for Finding the Right Therapist for You.
Oct 31, 2019 • 68 min
Jenny Matthews is our guest today. She is a licensed marriage and family therapist, and a licensed alcohol and drug counselor, who specializes in anxiety, as well as obsessive compulsive disorder. She discusses strategies to overcome anxiety for all…
Hannah and Nicole on Minnesota Travel Destinations and Tips
Oct 18, 2019 • 48 min
Minnesota Travel recommendations, tips, and tricks.
Jill Miller from Projects in Person on Operating a Brick and Mortar Store, Managing Her Work/Life Balance and DIY Tips
Oct 3, 2019 • 36 min
Jill Miller is our guest today. Jill is a wife, mom of three, and the co-owner of Projects in Person or PIP. She shares the process of starting a brick and mortar store, diy tips, and advice for those who have a dream of starting up a small business of…
Anahita Champion on Being True to Yourself, Asking for Help, and her Journey Building Twin Cities Mobile Mommy.
Sep 20, 2019 • 47 min
Anahita is our guest today. She is a local business owner and mom living in the Twin Cities. Anahita has been an entrepeneur for 10 years and has great advice for those just starting out. She has worked in the public relations and entertainment…
Acacia Sieling from Mindful Menu on Meal Planning and Prep, Saving Time with Simple Recipes
Sep 6, 2019 • 38 min
Meal Planning and Prep, Saving Time with Simple Recipes
Meggie Martin on Finding Your Tribe and Finding Yourself After Motherhood
Aug 23, 2019 • 40 min
Meggie Martin is our guest today. She is the creator and founder of The Momma Tribe. She is passionate about helping women find what brings them joy and what fills their cup. She shares what she has learned by creating The Momma Tribe and what she hopes…
Lindsey Froemming on Personal Styling, Shopping, and Adding Value and Productivity to Your Wardrobe
Aug 23, 2019 • 52 min
Lindsey Froemming is on the show today. She is a personal stylist, shopper, and speaker. She lives in Bloomington with her husband and 2 young children. Lindsey has many years of experience working in retail and being a personal shopper for national…
Heather Whelpley: Imposter Syndrome, Learning How To Slow Down, Reconnect With Yourself and Discover A Life You Love.
Aug 22, 2019 • 52 min
Heather Whelpley: Imposter Syndrome, Learning How To Slow Down, Reconnect With Yourself and Discover A Life You Love.