Kids These Days! – Happy Mothers
On today: Tuesday, May 3 at 2pm and 7pm
We’ve all heard the adage, “If momma’s not happy, nobody’s happy,” and in celebration of Mother’s Day this coming Sunday, we wanted to know how to make mom happy, and how to keep mom happy. Editor/Publisher of Mothering Magazine, Peggy O’Mara joins host Shana Sheehy to take a look at how motherhood and happiness are linked and how mom’s mood affects the family. Plus local therapist, Sharon Fleck, talks postpartum depression and other peri-natal mood disorders affecting mothers’ happiness.
Also on this hour: Jane Mattes author and founder of Single Mothers By Choice responds to a recent poll that found Americans thought solo moms were “harmful to society” & Chef KTD returns with a recipe for the perfect Mom’s day breakfast in bed! (Psst, dads: here’s the recipe and photos, too.)
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