Recent Posts in ‘Archive of Past Shows’
AIRED: March 23, 2015 – 11:00 am PST :: Raised to believe that with hard work, anything is possible, a staggering number of Americans hate their jobs and see little chance of ever escaping the grind. In his tragicomic follow up to the laugh-ridden Elevating Overman, Bruce Ferber (Home Improvement, Growing Pains, Sabrina TV comedy writer), asks the question: “How does giving up our dreams affect our relationships and our psyches?”
AIRED: March 9, 2015 – 11:00 am PST :: Cynthia Bond’s breathtaking prose in Ruby (Oprah’s latest Book Club 2.0) is a radical assertion that the ugliest human behavior has no power to quash the spirit of a great writer.
AIRED: March 2, 2015 – 11:00 am PST :: According to Gerry Maggio, there are attorneys who adopt a one-size-fits-all, scorched-earth approach to divorce cases that amounts to being overly-aggressive when many cases do not justify such an approach. When this occurs, the outcome often results in huge legal fees and an opposing party who now hates the other spouse or partner.
AIRED: February 23, 2015 – 11:00 am PST :: Healthy parenting leads to a healthy life for the whole family, and The Journey of the Heroic Parent teaches readers how to find peace and security in their skills as a parent, and help they get comfortable exactly where they are. Even if they have made mistakes, even if they think they’ve failed, they still have the power to be a great parent.
AIRED: February 9, 2015 – 11:00 am PST :: Dr. Marissa Pei believes that even though we are living at higher rates of affluence than we were decades ago, Americans are at our highest rates of Life Dissatisfaction…what I call the Dis-Ease or Unhappiness with Life. Step up to her Balance Bar and order a lemonade … No…she’s not trying to make you drink the Kool-Aid, but she can help you make a refreshing menu out of life’s lemons.
AIRED: February 2, 2015 – 11:00 am PST :: Dr. Gloria Walther’s new book, Eye to Eye, advocates the benefits of respectfully interacting with children at their own level, both physically, by adjusting to face them at their eye line, and emotionally, by viewing situations in terms of their young perceptions.
AIRED: January 26, 2015 – 11:00 am PST :: Our guest, Laurice Molinari, believes that providing books that pique a child’s interest can be the beginning of a lifelong interest in reading. She states, “The only reward our children need to get them to read is to give them a book they will love. Hopefully, a book with a story that continues, where they can look forward to the next installment.”
“Parenting with a Story: Real-Life Lessons in Character for Parents and Children to Share” | Paul Smith
AIRED: January 5, 2015 – 11:00 am PST :: Parenting with a Story gathers 101 narratives from people around the world and from all walks of life, reflecting unexpected moments of clarity about who they are and how they should treat others. The lessons illuminate the power of character—integrity, curiosity, creativity, grit, kindness, patience, gratitude, and more—to prepare us for anything.
REPLAY: December 29, 2014 – 11:00 am PST :: Krista Vance, author of Meet Jamie Now: A Life Free of Autism, shares her story that inspires laughter, tears, and most of all, hope. With her strength, love of family, and never-failing optimism, Krista Vance proves that almost anything is possible, including curing autism.
AIRED: December 22, 2014 – 11:00 am PST :: Former NFL lineman Steve Wright believes that for the sport to continue thrive, improved safer football equipment must be developed to keep up with the bigger, faster and stronger players of today.
“BEYOND ADDICTION Part 2 – How Science and Kindness Help People Change” | Carrie Wilkens PhD, & Nicole Kosanke PhD
AIRED: December 15, 2014 – 11:00 am PST :: Beyond Addiction, is a powerful new book that offers an alternative to the twelve-step program. Its powerful message is one of hope—showing family and friends how they can use kindness, positive reinforcement, and motivational and behavioral strategies to help their loved ones change.
“FAREWELL, ALEPPO – Syria of the past when Jews Muslims & Christians lived in peace” | Claudette Sutton
AIRED: December 8, 2014 – 11:00 am PST :: When we hear the word Syria, we think perpetual civil war, ISIS, and a death toll nearing a quarter million. Most of us aren’t aware of the Syria described in journalist Claudette Sutton’s new memoir, Farewell Aleppo, a time when Jews, Muslims and Christians lived side by side as they had for centuries, attending school together, living and practicing what they believed.