A bonus podcast for The Chaos Crew. Lian's got a new theme for 2014. Here what it is and tell me your own theme, Plus:

Holiday Movies Reviews

Audio Book round-Up

Advice for caring for agining parents

and Take the Dialect Quiz from the New York Times

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Lian Dolan's weekly show on Modern Motherhood: 

The Mashed Potato Bar & Chicken Marbella 

The Solumnity of Newtown Anniversary. Read Lisa Belkin's piece from the Huffington Pos

In the news: 

Safe Holiday Driving Tips from State Farm. For more information, clikc to go to the State Farm site

Strange Bedfellows: Pope Francis & Gisele Bundchen

and Does Your Blood Actually Thin in Cold Weather

Finally: Holiday To Do List

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Lian Dolan interviews writer, radio host and reverend Ian Punnet on his wise and wonderful new book, How to Pray When You're Pissed at God. Going through a tough time? Feel angry ro depressed at the Holidays? A conversation with Ian Punnett about turning that ager into healing. 

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Welcome to a new series of interview featuring guests of the Satellite Sisterhood. Lian Dolan talks to Nancy Berk, Parade Magazine's Show Biz Analyst, on her series of interviews with the kids of the original cast of The Sound of Music. What are the film Von Trapp Kids up to now? Nancy shares her insights on the actors then and now, secrets from the set of The Sound of Music, their remembrances of Julie Andrews and what they think of the new Carrie Underwood Production. 

To listen to the Whine @ 9 interviews with the Von Trapp Kids, click here.

To Read Nancy Berk's interview at Parade.com, Click here. 

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Lian Dolan's weekly show on Modern Motherhood:

Lian's Follow-Up on Thanksgiving, Pate & Black Friday

News from the Front: 

Babies and Food Allergies

College Degrees that make money... and those that don't

Have a Daughter interested in Math and Science? Check out engineergirl.org  

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Lian Dolan's weekly podcast on Modern Motherhood: 

This week: The LA Auto Show press Days become a Take Your Son To Work situation for Lian

Po Culture Round-Up: 

Sleepy Hollow

Catching Fire

Bridget Jones Mad About The Boy

Holiday To Do List

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On the show today:

Are you a Morning Person? Can you change if you’re not? Please help me help my teenaged son!

Featured Interview with Designer, Author and Crafter Betz White: Find her work here at betzwhite.com  


Advice for SnapChat kid: Take the money

Outsourcing your life: Does it make good ecomonic sense to hire help , like lots of help? From the New York Times article. What would you outsource and why?

To Do List: Gourmet Caramel Apples! 

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On the show this week

Triumph at the DMV


Can Family Dinners lead to extra Mindfulness? Lian has a  theory.  To read the article from the New York Times: Mindfulness Getting Its Share of Attention, click here.


Birth Order, Brains and Bitterness. Lian answers the Huffington Post’s 28 Signs You’re Dealing with an Older Child with her own list of 28 Signs You’re Dealing with the Youngest Child.

To Do List: Time to Plant the Tulips

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The Chaos Chronicles returns! back behind the mic with:

Building better Classroom Environments for Boys from Time.com. Here's a link to : Chisitina Hoff Sommers: 3 Things Schools can do to help Boys Succeed

Kid, Parents and Online Obligations

Willow Wonder: Why Do I Worry: a new book about childhood anxiety and OCD with author Kristin Beckstrom Radcliffe. For more information, click here: http://www.kbradcliffe.com/Willow-Wonders.html

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On this episode: 

Lian goes to the County Fair and breake her vow never to eat a Blooming Onion

Updates on Happiness and School Books for Teacher Mona and Prayers for Pastor Jill

Gap Year Growing Pains and To Do List

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