Episode 61: Negotiating Time In Relationships

One common complaint in relationships is that things get very transactional and loaded — particularly as it relates to negotiating time. In Episode 61, Christine and Asha respond to a listener letter and share 7 tips for how to get past feeling bad for taking time for yourself or feeling that you owe something in … [Click this link to continue reading…]

Episode 60: Less Is More Thanksgiving [Rebroadcast]

The past week has been hard. Quite frankly, Thanksgiving has barely been on the radar. So if you’re finding yourself in a panic about Thanksgiving preparation (or lack thereof), tune into Episode 60. Christine and Asha share 10 tips to dial down the Thanksgiving crazy so you can focus on togetherness and gratitude. Click “play” … [Click this link to continue reading…]

Episode 59: Relaxed Entertaining

Getting together with friends should be fun. But oftentimes we let household to-do’s and entertaining “shoulds” get in the way of being with people. Inspired by online articles about “scruffy” and “crappy” entertaining, in Episode 59, Christine and Asha share 8 tips for how to simplify entertaining and lower the expectations in a way where … [Click this link to continue reading…]

Episode 58: Improving Relationship Communication

Relationship communication can be really hard. In Episode 58, Christine and Asha respond to a listener letter by joint interviewing licensed mental health counselor Jonathan Baxter. Their conversation covers big picture issues and practical strategies related to gender issues, correcting power imbalances, family systems, differing priorities, the challenge of asserting oneself, compassion, coping with resentment, … [Click this link to continue reading…]

Episode 57: Becoming A Mom Boss

Becoming your own boss can be both awesome and overwhelming; sometimes it’s hard to know where to start and how to improve as you go. In Episode 57, Christine and Asha talk about and share Christine’s interview with Nicole Feliciano, fashion industry veteran turned online media rock star, blogger (MomTrends.com), and author of the new … [Click this link to continue reading…]