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Kerry and Tina start of with a few very exciting Mom Shares and then mainly momtemplate quarantine Shame. Why are we verbally assaulting each other. Certain states are open for business and people are ready to party. Also we have some big Amazon news. A coffee crush quarantine with those annoying 'Karen" character traits.
Tina and Kerry continue to momtemplate what the hell is going on with this pandemic. We have gone off the deep end and we need to find balance soon. Have you heard of the Hong Kong Flu? We have turned into a nation of dumb, lazy people. Take control people and take better care of yourself. A coffee, crush, quarantine with our favorite dystopian movies.
Tina and Kerry are back with their daughters to momtemplate annoying insects, entering the anarchy stage of COVIC and Michelle Obama's Netflix special. A Coffee Crush Quarantine with weird baby names courtesy of Elan Musk.
Kerry and Tina momtemplate how factory farming impacts our health. The ladies also discuss Cate Blanchet stars in the FX show Mrs. America about the rise of the feminist movement and the death of the ERA. Is Brittney ok after the fire in her gym? What are schools going to do in the fall? A coffee crush quarantine with stars that are making the most of this downtime.
Tina and Kerry are back momtemplating the Covid 19 crisis with the help of their daughters. A flashback to the 2000's with talk of the Twilight movies and we have one angry Taylor Lautner fan. A coffee crush quarantine with some supernatural heartthrobs.
The boiling point is fast approaching and Tina and Kerry momtemplate the re-opening of the country and our lives. The divided States continue to fly by the seat of their own rules regarding essential business. Tina feels vindicated by not watching Tiger King. A coffee Crush Quarantine inspired by this weeks Disney sing along special.
Special Mass General Hospital correspondent Kelly Linden joins the girls for a Covid 19 update. Tina and Kerry continue to momtemplate the effects of the quarantine on families and Tina shares some creative ideas of how she is handling her time. A Coffee Crush Quarantine with Cuomo, Cohen and Hanks.
Tina and Kerry muster up more momtemplating the coronavirus quarantine with the help of Tina's daughter Emmy. Cuomo, cruise ships and candidates are discussed. A coffee cruise crush inspired by the Tiger King.
Continued coronavirus montemplating but this time we have the teens to share their thoughts. Lauren, Neeka, and Hailey join Tina and Kerry to mix it up with how the kids are dealing. Coffee cruise crush your willingness to learn something new with the newfound freedom we all have.
Kelly Lindon, resident Mass General Hospital head nurse, and Mom Save America correspondent join the girls to momtemplate the status of the coronavirus within the hospital. Also, what annoys you on the internet right now, and a coffee cruise crush for the corona getaway.
As we all adhere to the shelter in place rules, Tina and Kerry will continue to momtemplate the effects of the quarantine on all of us. In addition, they begin to dive into the Hulu special centered on Hillary Clinton. A coffee cruise crush with female presidential candidates.
Momtemplation over coronavirus is in full swing. We are in the middle of a worldwide shutdown and it is only the beginning. Kerry and Tina share thoughts on the impact. Kerry is upset with the Bachelor and Tina is worried about her microbiome. What is most difficult for you to adjust to during the new normal. Find out ours in this week's coffee cruise crush.
The momtemplating continues as Tina and Kerry try to understand teaching tactics in 2020. The 1619 Project and why you should google it and of course the Coronavirus. A coffee cruise crush with things you need when you are quarantined.
Special guest husbands Bart and Andon join the girls for some Dad inspired momtempating. The Coronavirus, democratic primaries, and McMillions are all on the list of topics discussed. Who makes your favorite french fry, tune into our Coffee Cruise Crush to hear our picks.
Kerry took a field trip to a Trump rally and Tina is horrified. The ladies momtemplate the week in politics and pop culture including a detailed account of what it means to be a Trumpy and a review of the Academy Awards. Who's Rally is it anyway, listen to the coffee cruise crush and find out?
Tina and Kerry welcome back local resident historian Kathleen Lenihan for more education on our political goings-on. WTF in Iowa, the senate failure to do its job, and what is up with the electoral college. Don't worry, we talk Superbowl and Jlo too. Coffee cruise crush with our pics for cutest NFL quarterback.
Tina and Kerry are back momtemplating the Netflix docuseries Cheer. Do you live your life with strong purposeful intentions? The tragedy of Kobe Bryant reminds us all what it means to live a life full of meaning. Coffee Cruise Crush some of the greatest coaches.
Momtemplating continues as Tina and Kerry share thoughts on the TLC's new show Hot and Heavy. Maybe Jillian Michaels has a point about our health. What are these shows highlighting and are we getting the right message? A coffee cruise crush with our favorite fitness trainers
Kerry and Tina momtemplate Michelle Williams's acceptance speech at the Golden Globes. Plus the royal exit and why we care. What time period would you prefer to live in, come coffee cruise crush with us?
Kerry and Tina momtemplate a twitter thread from @designmom Gabrielle Blair, on discussing the need to put the onus of unwanted pregnancies on men. We also discuss the movie Bomshell and our continued need to bring up sexual harassment. A coffee cruise crush news years resolution style.
Kerry and Tina momtemplate Ronan Farrow's book Catch and Kill and the long-reaching web of deceit in the culture of large organizations and powerful people. Also, the question is raised about what happens when you receive the thing you have been wanting, whether through hard work or a gift, what is the next step? A coffee cruise crush with the most well known sexual predators.
Kerry and Tina momtemplate the inspiring meeting of Mayor Pete. The Peloton controversial commercial and the no-nonsense Nancy Pelosi. Hillary and Howard a missed opportunity, and the best way to be happy is to be a contributor. A coffee cruise crush with Christmas gifts.
Tina and Kerry momtemplate post-Thanksgiving and Black Friday madness. Why America did not have to suffer through 8 years of Obama leadership and the power of the introvert. Tina talks about the book Quiet by Susan Cain. A coffee cruise crush with things you despise doing alone.
Tina and Kerry momtemplate the on-air fart and who actually was the perpetrator. Kerry has some detailed experience to share regarding the sounds and nature of farts. The Kardashians are at it again with extravagant kids' birthday parties. When is it too much? A fairly discernable would you rather coffee cruise crush with bed farts, car farts or elevator farts.
Tina and Kerry momtemplate the need to get and keep your head out of your butt. Knowing is more painful but it is the only way we can fix anything. Tina interviews the Executive Director and Founder of Uncommon Threads, Susan Kanoff. Her mission of helping disadvantaged women find their voice through fashion and feeling is inspiring. Stay to the end for the sexiest man alive coffee cruise crush!
Tina, Kerry and special guest Jane Ellis from Plain Jane Design momtemplate the discovery channel's docuseries, Why we hate. America needs a middle ground because people need a place to come together. Could Mayor Pete provide that place? If you could send one sentence to your self ten years back what would it be? Coffee cruise crush, Alexa, smartphone internet access and streaming TV.
Tina and Kerry momtemplate probiotics, just do it people! Why the hell did freshman congresswoman Katie Hill resign? Nude photos are just the beginning of the next generations' indiscretions. Finally why c women do not support other women. We need to fix this. A coffee cruise crush with some unlikeable women.
Tina and Kerry momtemplate the brain-gut connection. You have a second brain. The microbiome is that family of organisms living in your belly doing all kinds of work to keep you healthy or unhealthy as the case may be. This episode includes my interview with Senior Vice Presiden fro Advancement at the Greater Boston Food Bank, Arlene Fortunato. Learn about all the amazing work they do to support needy families in the eastern Massachusetts area. And finally a weird and short coffee cruise crush.
Tina and Kerry momtemplate current headlines including the presidential debates and Nancy Pelosi's pointed finger in Donald's angry orange face. Who does his spray tanning anyway? Also, what is going on with free speech, the NBA and China? We momtemplate it all. Coffee Cruise Crush with Turkey, Russia, and China ooh my.
Tina and Kerry welcome a special guest, New Hampshire resident, political novice and dog lover, Tilea Toy to the podcast. Tilea, moved by Mayor Pete has jumped in with both feet to volunteer with his campaign. She gives us insight into his message and her own connection with Pete's husband Chasten. Also, who inspires you to action? Find out in the week's Coffee Cruise Crush.
Tina and Kerry welcome special guest, resident historian, and political junkie Kathleen Lenihan to the podcast. Kathleen helps the ladies unpack the impeachment hullabaloo while giving us an important civics lesson. We dish on Bernie, Biden, Warren and those not making headway in the polls. Join the conversation and check out www.momsaveamerica.com to get more information.
This week, Tina and Kerry momtemplate Lisa Ling's "This is life" special on porn addiction, specifically as it relates to kids. It is a tough topic but online pornography is shaping this generation and we need to be prepared and not scared.
Tina and Kerry momtemplate white privilege, self-awareness and the struggle to be vulnerable in order to act courageously. Chelsea Handler and Brene Brown both have specials on Netflix that are featured prominently in the momtemplating.
Tina and Kerry momtemplate the two-part HBO documentary "I love you now die" The texting case against Michelle Carter, convicted of manslaughter, by relentlessly encouraging Conrad Roy to commit suicide. This case is not as cut and dry as the headlines want you to believe. There are two sides to this sad story that parents need to pay attention to. We as parents are continually left wondering how social media is affecting our kids.
It is controversy, chaos, and confusion on this episode of Mom Save America. Tina and Kerry momtemplate Antonio Brown and his potential sexual assault, Chrissy Teigen and the made-up feud with Donald, Felicity Huffman's sentencing and a host of other topics that sparked controversy this week. What is a Visco girl anyway?
Tina and Kerry momtemplate the health benefits of being kind. Reach out, stop the drama, get to the bottom of issues and simply be kind. What did you learn this week? Take a page from the inside the NFL guys and think about what revelations come to you each week and take note. You may be surprised! Hug, compliment or donate, which would you crush!
Tina and Kerry are back momtemplating emotions surrounding back to school. Why did Boston put a ban motorized scooters and why is the south obsessed with toy stores of the naughty variety. Lastly, why are we in such a rush all the time, moving through life at the speed of sound? Can we ban pumpkin spice lates until October??
Tina and Kerry momtemplate social-climbing your local PTA. Do you need to find the right people to get anywhere in the system? Is Tina one of those annoying Moms? Gaslighting, the psychological manipulation of sowing doubt, are we doing this to our kids? A coffee cruise crush with the PTA, Room Parent and Field Trip Moms!
Tina and Kerry momtemplate the Netflix documentary the Great Hack. How Faecbookbook sold us out to the giant propaganda machines for a profit. In addition, they momtemplate communal living and the idea that chivalry is dead. A coffee cruise crush on jobs within the commune!
Tina and Kerry momtemplate the insane Disney rant gone viral by one very angry entitled mother. What is society coming to when we are crying about lines at Disney World? And yup you guessed it a coffee cruise crush inside the Wonderful World of Disney.
Tina and Kerry momtemplate the Trump Twitter storm, driving fast with a sick child and friends hijacking our outfit. Tina also brings up the topic no one is talking about, what's going on with the bugs? A coffee cruise crush with yup.. bugs!
Tina and Kerry continue to momtemplate Jeff Epstein and his disgusting pedophile island. The new HBO show Euphoria has Kerry up in arms about the currency of nude photos. We share a bunch of random things only moms can relate to and a coffee cruise crush with summer things we kind of like to do.
Previously posted under a different title, Tina, Kerry and special guest Kelly continue he momtemplating on how freaking hard it is to be a mom today. Mom shares include sex traffic scum Jeffrey Epstein and his relationship with the politically connected, fireworks, the carnival, and the mall. My interview with Clara Goldberg Freeman momtemplates balance and self-care. A coffee cruise Crush with our favorite carnival desserts.
Tina and Kerry welcome their friend Wilty to this week's podcast. They share stories and momtemplate the candidates in the democratic debates. The latest documentary from Patriots Julian Edelman pushes the momtemplating toward personal accountability or lack thereof, and the Coffee, Cruise, Crush goes off the deep end with things that are no longer acceptable.
Tina and Kerry momtemplate Kerry's escapades in purchasing a French Bulldog for her daughter. They discuss the growing immigrant humanitarian crisis in Demming New Mexico and then follow it up with a discussion on youth sports. Norway's program to delay sports specialization and let kids be kids is the polar opposite of the U.S.
Tina and Kerry do more rambling than momtemplating in this weeks episode. They recap old topics like Bradley and Lady Gaga, sex education in the 5th grade and High school sports banquets. In the mix are Madonna's eye patch, the attack on Big Poppy and Keanu Reeves political correctness. Lastly, a very disturbing Coffee, Cruise, makeout, marry something happens that warrants the title of the Podcast.
Join Tina and Kerry as they momtemplate the power of gathering with a purpose. Tina shares her interview with CEO and Co-Founder of Peach, a contemporary clothing company that empowers women. A coffee, cruise, crush that includes a wedding, a Tupperware party, and a block party.
Tina and Kerry momtemplate the Netflix movie Wine Country and hardships of staying current. How do we dress appropriately, wear the correct makeup and keep our hair colored? A few mom shares which include teeth shaving, saving the elephants in Botswana, and the High School kid who walked his way to losing 100 pounds.
This week Tina and Kerry momtemplate Alabama's ruling to legislate strict abortion laws to try and challenge Roe v. Wade. In addition, topics include genetically altering babies and is social media destroying young people. A public service announcement continues the abortion debate and a Coffee Cruise Crush that continues the theme of choice.
Tina and Kerry momtemplate stress in our kids and discuss the concept of radical downtime as a way of re-learning how to cope. Momshares include parent driving class, the royal baby and Brittany's mental state. A coffee, cruise, crush with the best stress relievers.
Tina and Kerry momtemplate character traits and how they relate to your personality. Are you an optimistic positive Patty or a pessimistic negative Nelly. Mom shares include part 2 of the puberty talk and can Joe Biden just say he is sorry. Coffee Cruise Crush with our top personality traits.
Tina and Kerry momtemplate Homecoming, Beyonce's Netflix special detailing her road to Coachella. How she channeled her insecurity, fear, and desire into strength and persistence to be the first African American woman to headline the festival. Also a look into the many celebrities who push through self-doubt to attain their goals. A coffee cruise crush with Beyonce, Demi Lovato, and Sophie Turner.
Tina and Kerry momtemplate advice giving. Should you do it? Is it helpful and how much is too much? A few geriatric mom shares and another plug for Mayor Pete. A coffee cruise crush with some key advice givers.
Tina and Kerry momtemplate the values and virtues of friendship. The key is diversity in those unlikely relationships that surprise you, i.e. Matha Stewart and Snoop Dog. Our kids need to know and love themselves so the real friendships will prevail. Writer and entrepreneur Patrick Donahue allow us a peek into the Moms Mantra. Patrick reads a segment on friendship with insights on raising good kids during the PSA segment. A coffee, cruise, crush with the ladies from Friends, of course.
Join Tina and Kerry as they momtemplate the struggles of additions to sugar, tv and other stimuli that cause us to lose focus and become detached! A look into the Apple announcement charging them into the worlds of streaming, credit card, gaming, and other services. A special interview with Heather Roberts, creator, and founder of the Mom Bomb. A revolutionary company helping both inside and outside of your environment. And finally, a coffee, cruise, crush contest between Sugar, Alcohol, and Meat.
Tina and Kerry momtemplate public, private and petty shaming. The college scandal, Trump and John McCain, Trump and George Conway and finally the biggest shaming of all Monica Lewinsky. A public service announcement featuring Vicky Ward and her new book Kushner Inc. Wrapping up with a coffee cruise crush courtesy of the Jonas Brothers.
Listen in on another marathon of momtemplating as Tina and Kerry dive into the documentaries, Leaving Neverland and Abducted in plain sight. The deliberate grooming of pedophiles and how extensive the damage can be. They round out the podcast momtemplating "Won't you be my neighbor", the Mr. Rogers documentary that will leave you feeling much better about people who focus on kids. A coffee cruise crush with The Wiggles, Teletubbies and Little Bear.
Tina and Kerry momtemplate the academy awards and the undeniable chemistry, selfishness, and awkwardness that comes with taking yourself too seriously. Plus men and their deviant character flaws and most important we jump into women's history month by giving praise to the women who make a difference. Pack your Dramamine! The Trump Kids are on this weeks coffee, cruise, crush.
Tina and Kerry answer a listeners question regarding their history. Then they momtemplate on likability. What makes someone likable, and do those traits apply across the area of gender and job position? Coffee Cruise Crush with you guessed it, likable people.
Tina and Kerry momtemplate recycling, composting and ways in which companies are using technology to solve the plastic crisis. TerraCycle is helping bring back the milkman. How throw up never comes out of a car seat and the map book, videos store, and landline make it into this week's Coffee, Cruise or Crush game.
Tina and Kerry momtemplate United airline passenger who fat-shamed other passengers. Tom Brokaw's miss step when talking about immigrants and brown babies. Newly crowned GAY, David Matheson realizes the practice of trying to convert gay to straight doesn't work. Seriously! Coffee Cruise Crush with larges celebrities.
Tina and Kerry momtemplate the Super Bowl. Bill Belichick and Tom Brady have a unique mindset for achieving success. How do we foster an open mindset for ourselves, our partners and our kids? What would you change about yourself that would make the greatest impact? We dish the latest "Keeping up with the Trumpanos" episode and a Coffee Cruise Crush Patriots style.
Tina and Kerry momtemplate the Covington Teen Controversy, Cardi B's entrance into activism, and the shitty shutdown. We highlight Nancy Pelosi and a Coffee Cruise Crush with the woman who push social limits.
Tina and Kerry momtemplate divorce via Chris Pratt and Jeff Bezos. Prenups and social media in starting and ending relationships. We find a solution to the shutdown courtesy of Robin Quivers. Cardi B takes over the PSA segment and a CCC that includes favorite divorced dudes.
Tina and Kerry momtemplate Trump's dinner date with Clemson like only moms can do. The Gillette commercial sparks controversy for reasons we cannot understand. Lily Tomlin makes us laugh and a stoner Coffee, Cruise, Crush.
Tina and Kerry momtemplate midlife crisis, the address from the oval office and the lackluster democratic response. The new freshman congresspeople making "trouble" and the Golden Globes. Tina is confused with Billy Crystal and Dustin Hoffman in the coffee cruise crush game.
Tina and Kerry momtemplate post-New Years Eve debacles and then try to solve the middle east crisis with virtual reality porn. They also jump into season 3 of the Trump Presidency. Cliffhangers like the Mueller's investigation, will Romney be a man and what's happening with Elizabeth Warren are on the table. Coffee Cruise Crush with some unlikable senators.
Tina and Kerry discuss their New Years resolutions and what they mean for the year ahead. Tina's brother Nick in Miami joins the fun and a CCC with the host of New Years, Ryan Secrest, Carson Daly, and Anderson Cooper.
Join Tina, Kerry and many many more for this special episode of Mom Save America Holiday episode. The ladies rope in their guests at the annual Christmas party to share and some special and not so special memories.
Tina and Kerry momtemplate on not singing "Kiss the Girl" and "Baby its cold outside". We have entered crazy town when it comes to these things. An update on all things Trump and a Disney princess Coffee Cruise Crush.
Tina Graf and her friend Kerry discuss how Netflix resurrected the rom/com from John Hughes. A Mom Save America Public Service announcement that includes 3 Ladies you need to hear about and an 80"s Coffee, Cruise or Crush.
In her first podcast, Tina Graf and her friend Kerry discuss Mary Trump and her influence or lack thereof on her son and how mean girls exist at the highest level. MSA-PSA featuring Lucy McBath and find out what the Coffee, Cruise, Crush game is all about.