A Moment for the Family

Dr. Mary Manz Simon, practical parenting specialist and bestselling author, joins host Gary Duncan to talk about the issues and challenges faced by families, parents and grandparents today.  

Show Time: Wednesday at 12:00-1:00 p.m. Central Time
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A Moment for the Family: Sharing the Joy of the Season

Dr. Mary Manz Simon and Gary talk about ways for families to share the joy of the season during a pandemic. 

A Moment for the Family: A Time for Giving

Mary and Gary discuss how December is the month of giving and how giving may be a bit different during a pandemic.

A Moment for the Family: Holiday Traditions

Mary and Gary talk about holiday traditions that will help us in this year of Covid to help us get into the holiday spirit.

A Moment for the Family: Food, Family, and Blessings

Dr. Mary Manz Simon discusses ideas for surviving Thanksgiving during a pandemic. 

A Moment for the Family: Complicated Holidays?

Is the Covid pandemic causing you to dread the upcoming holidays?

A Moment for the Family: Enduring in the Pandemic

Dr. Mary Manz Simon discusses surviving and enduring in the pandemic.

A Moment for the Family: First Quarter Follow Up

Dr. Mary Manz Simon and Gary discuss topics for consideration at the end of the school year’s first quarter, including grades, screen time, and important things that do not change.  

A Moment for the Family: Healthy Pauses

Dr. Mary Manz Simon considers how holidays and special occasions can be healthy pauses for children and adults. 

A Moment for the Family: Social and Safe

How can we be social while staying safe?

A Moment for the Family: Comfort Entertainment

You’ve probably heard of comfort food.  Do you also have leisure activities that aid you in feeling a sense of normalcy?