Where You Live Affects Your Brain, Your Child’s Brain

Where You Live Affects Your Brain, Your Child’s Brain

Does the place you live cause you and your family added stress or leave you wanting for more adventure? And if you could live anywhere in the world, where would it be? According to the Meyer-Lindenberg study published in Nature, our very brains are affected by where we currently live, and our children’s brains are […]

Harmonizing Opposite Parenting Styles

Harmonizing Opposite Parenting Styles

Today’s fan feature is a guest post by Rachel Habegger, mom blogger of To Hab & To Hold. Rachel and her husband, Adam, are amazing parents with delightfully different personalities, which makes parenting their three beautiful kids, each with their own unique needs (including Autism and anxiety), a challenge. The Habeggers, like many families, are […]

Parenting with Mental Illness – One Bipolar Mom’s Journey

Parenting with Mental Illness – One Bipolar Mom’s Journey

Contrary to popular belief, mental illness is not rare. According to Mental Health America, “mental disorders are common and widespread. An estimated 54 million Americans suffer from some form of mental disorder in a given year.” According to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, approximately 2 to 3 million parents report that they […]

Meet The Barfields – Modern Nomadic Family!

Meet The Barfields – Modern Nomadic Family!

A common desire among parents is to travel more and spend more time with family. If having those desires fulfilled meant selling most of your possessions, trading your house for a trailer, and becoming a modern nomadic family, would you do it? The Barfields did! Meet tuned in parents Mandy and Chase and their three […]

Meet Tuned In Parent Dr. Lidia Prieto Frias!

Not your average mama! Born in Germany, raised in Spain, and introduced to motherhood in the U.S. during her six-year postdoctoral research in New York, meet tuned in parent Dr. Lidia Prieto Frias! She is a quirky, funny, scientist mommy who finds herself crossing the Atlantic (yet again), testing a new career path, and leaping […]

Baby Sleep Tips from Sleep Coach Deanna Lorusso

Baby Sleep Tips from Sleep Coach Deanna Lorusso

If you are a new parent, have recently had a new baby or care for one, grab a cup of coffee and tune in to what baby sleep expert and tuned in parent Deanna Lorusso has to say. A wife, mother of twin boys, and mompreneur of FamilyBliss.ca, Deanna is a certified pediatric sleep coach […]

Hit The Reset Button On Your Life!

Hit The Reset Button On Your Life!

“Hit the reset button! Today is the first day of the rest of your life! What do you want your life to look like tomorrow? Go get it!” -Jeremy Bedell Jeremy Bedell’s charge is the basis of why he started Reset. Last week, we met Tuned in Parent Jeremy and learned about his inspirational fitness journey and how […]

Meet Tuned In Parent Jeremy Bedell

It’s 5 am on a Monday morning and the first of what would be a slow and steady caravan of vehicles trickles into the south parking lot of the GUTS Youth Center. One by one, they slowly pull in and their occupants stay put, using the few remaining minutes before their instructor arrives to shake […]

Meet Tuned In Parent Nakeda Abdul-Rahman

Meet Tuned In Parent Nakeda Abdul-Rahman

Meet tuned in parent Nakeda Abdul-Rahman (Nakeda Barnes)! She’s an educator, married mother of three young girls, and all around beautiful person — her confidence, peaceful disposition, and love of laughter will endear you to her instantly. Like many Americans, Nakeda was raised with Christian values, went to public schools, she was even a high […]