When parents learn, the gender of their unborn child it is almost impossible not to create a lifetime of goals for them within a split second of learning if the baby is a boy or a girl. Moms of daughters often envision cute dresses with matching hair bows, and the mothers of boys might catch glimpses of football games and overalls.
Pia and Breanne talk with Sarah a mom who gave birth to two boys, but now has both a son and a daughter. Listen to Sarah as she shares her journey to embracing the unexpected.
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Pia and Breanne discuss the latest uproar in Houston Independent School District. The Principal at James Madison High School instituted a dress code after turning away a parent who arrived at the school wearing a nightshirt, headscarf, and flip flops.
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Pia and Breanne who love to discuss anything related to education talk with home school mom Hanya Sustache. Hanya, a Brown University graduate, entered college with plans to study attend medical school, before realizing that education was her passion. Hanya taught in both public and charter schools until the birth of her first child, when she began to question if she would return to the classroom.
Pia and Breanne talk with Tracey Ledoux, an Assistant Professor in the Health and Human Performance Department at the University of Houston. Tracey's research interests include body intake, obesity, and eating habits. Currently Tracey is conducting research to identify effective means of support for low income families as they implement changes to their diet and physical fitness regime. This award winning professor sat down with us to discuss her latest research in addition to helping children develop healthy eating habits.
Pia and Breanne share their birth experiences, while it was not as epic as Sabali's it is a story that they enjoy telling and a story t hat they hope you will enjoy hearing.
Have you ever considered giving birth without the assistance of a medical professional? Sabali Watkins terminated her relationship with her care provider and pursued her idea of the ideal birth experience. Free your mind from what you have been taught about birth, and listen as Sabali shares her powerful story.
Pia and Breanne share their experiences creating a village for themselves, and their families after moving to Houston. Once a strong village is created, maintaining it is equally important. What happens when someone is no longer a good fit for the village?
Before (or after) listening to this episode, read "Mothers are drowning and self care is not the answer" by Epiphany Edwards, and share your thoughts with us on the need for moms to create strong support networks.
Pia and Breanne and guest Sabali talk about The Bronx and why Cardi B. has a special place in their lives. Cardi B. and Michelle Obama were both in Houston on the same weekend, so PIa and Breanne have much to discuss.
Pia and Breanne are tired of Momo and online hoaxes in general. How can we prevent Momo from taking over our children?
The state of Texas has proposed to add 30 additional days to the school calendar Pia and Breanne, for different reasons, are against the possible change.