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Listen to Top Motherhood Podcast, 3 in 30 Podcast, featuring Becca Campbell on How do I get my kids to go to bed??

247: How do I get my kids to go to bed?? // Becca Campbell

By Rachel Nielson | Aug 8, 2022

When my kids were babies and toddlers, we had a rock-solid bedtime routine that my husband and I were completely in control of. We picked our babies up and carried them to the bathroom for teeth brushing. We played little games with them to get them to cooperate–and then we picked them up and carried…

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Listen to Top Motherhood Podcast, 3 in 30 Podcast, featuring Noah Nielson on How to Encourage Creativity in Kids

246: How to Encourage Creativity in Kids // Noah Nielson

By Rachel Nielson | Aug 1, 2022

My son Noah is a creator. He spends hours every day building with LEGO, and if he ever finds a big empty box, it will surely become a fabulous creation within the day. He disappears into the garage, and I walk out a few hours later to a flurry of mess and mayhem, and I…

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Listen to Top Motherhood Podcast, 3 in 30 Podcast, featuring Alison Faulkner and her new book, You're Already Awesome, and discussing how You're Exactly Where You Need to Be.

245: You’re Exactly Where You Need to Be // Alison Faulkner

By Rachel Nielson | Jul 25, 2022

Today’s episode is with my dear friend Alison Faulkner, all about her new book called You’re Already Awesome!  By way of background, Alison Faulkner is a branding and events expert, host of the podcast Awesome with Alison, consultant for Fortune 500 companies, writer, speaker, self-proclaimed nonsense dancer, and CEO of Alison’s Brand School. Alison is…

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Listen to Top Motherhood Podcast, 3 in 30 Podcast, featuring Kim Rittberg, for How to Pursue Fulfilling Work Outside the 9-5.

244: How to Pursue Fulfilling Work Outside the 9-5 // Kim Rittberg

By Rachel Nielson | Jul 18, 2022

Women have so many options when it comes to earning money and raising children. It used to be that moms really only had two options: to stay home full-time or to work outside the home full-time. But in our modern world, women often have many different options than that, depending on their family situations and…

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Listen to Top Motherhood Podcast, 3 in 30 Podcast, 19 Years Without My Mom.

243: 19 Years Without My Mom

By Rachel Nielson | Jul 16, 2022

Hello, my friends. As you may know if you’ve been a longtime listener of 3 in 30, I usually publish new episodes on Mondays, but I’m here with an unexpected Thursday episode this week because today is an important day for me, and I really wanted to acknowledge it and share some of my heart…

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Listen to Top Motherhood Podcast, 3 in 30 Podcast, featuring Dr. Laura Markham, for What to Do When Your Kids are Fighting.

242: What to Do When Your Kids are Fighting // Dr. Laura Markham

By Rachel Nielson | Jul 11, 2022

We’re back this week with Part 2 in our encore series on sibling rivalry and kids fighting with parenting expert, Dr. Laura Markham. Today’s episode helps to answer the question of what to do when our kids are fighting. Much of the common advice that we hear about sibling conflict, even from parenting gurus and…

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Listen to Top Motherhood Podcast, 3 in 30 Podcast, featuring Dr. Laura Markham, for 3 Fail-Proof Ways to Reduce Sibling Rivalry.

241: 3 Fail-Proof Ways to Reduce Sibling Rivalry // Dr. Laura Markham

By Rachel Nielson | Jul 4, 2022

With summer in full swing, and my kids spending nearly all day every day together, I have seen a significant uptick in their sibling rivalry over the past few weeks. Anyone else? I think siblings fighting is one of the most common and heaviest problems that moms struggle with on a daily basis. I know…

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Listen to Top Motherhood Podcast, 3 in 30 Podcast, featuring Angela Hanscom, for How to Get Your Kids to Play Outside.

240: How to Get Your Kids to Play Outside // Angela Hanscom

By Rachel Nielson | Jun 27, 2022

We are now in the thick of summer, and if your kids are anything like mine, you might be hearing a lot of, “I’m bored!” And if you’re like me you might be wondering, why don’t they just go and play outside?? It doesn’t seem like it should be that difficult–but sometimes it really is…

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Listen to Top Motherhood Podcast, 3 in 30 Podcast, featuring Jen Martin, about 3 Spaces to Organize for the Most Summer Fun.

239: 3 Spaces to Organize for the Most Summer Fun // Jen Martin

By Rachel Nielson | Jun 20, 2022

Home organization needs change each season. Right now in our home it’s more scooters and bikes in the garage, more swimsuits and towels in the house, and time spent adventuring in the car. It’s time to get some good systems back in place in our home, and honestly, summer is a great time to do…

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Listen to Top Motherhood Podcast, 3 in 30 Podcast, featuring June & Holly Young, about Understanding & Supporting Transgender Teens.

238: Understanding & Supporting Transgender Teens // June & Holly Young

By Rachel Nielson | Jun 13, 2022

How much do you know about LGBTQ topics, particularly about what it means to be transgender? If the answer is “not much” that’s okay, and I’m so glad you’re tuning in today. This is a topic that we hear about in the news, often with sensationalized headlines, but the people who are most impacted are…

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Listen to Top Motherhood Podcast, 3 in 30 Podcast, a Crowdsourced Episode from the 3 in 30 Community, with Our Best Hacks for Summer.

237: Our Best Hacks for Summer! A Crowdsourced Episode from the 3 in 30 Community

By Rachel Nielson | Jun 6, 2022

It’s such an adjustment finding a new rhythm when summer starts, and that’s why I’m so excited for this crowdsourced episode today where we get to learn from YOU, the listeners of 3 in 30. In this episode, you will hear ideas, tricks, and hacks from moms just like you, from all over the world,…

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Listen to Top Motherhood Podcast, 3 in 30 Podcast, featuring Nicole Hughes, about How to Keep Kids Safe Around Water this Summer.

236: How to Keep Kids Safe Around Water this Summer // Nicole Hughes

By Rachel Nielson | May 30, 2022

Trigger Warning: Child Loss Today’s episode with Nicole Hughes about water safety is an encore as part of our series about preparing for summer vacation with our children, and we decided to re-air this particular episode because we got an email from a pediatrician who was so impacted by this conversation when we aired last…

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