Jenny Woo

In the latest episode of the Girls That Create on Word of Mom Radio, host Erin Prather Stafford sits down with Dr. Jenny Woo, a Harvard-trained educator and emotional intelligence researcher. The conversation is a must-listen for anyone who values the impact of emotional intelligence for both personal and professional spaces. Throughout the episode, Dr. …

Leslie and Lindsey Glass

In this episode of the Girls That Create podcast on Word of Mom Radio, Erin welcomes mother-daughter duo Leslie and Lindsey Glass. The interview focuses on their book, The Mother-Daughter Relationship Makeover, and how mothers and daughters can find their way back to friendship, understanding and love, even when a relationship goes off the track. …

Amanda McBaine

Are you passionate about the role of women in politics and leadership? Then you won’t want to miss this episode of the Girls That Create podcast on Word of Mom Radio. Host Erin Prather Stafford interviews documentary filmmaker Amanda McBaine. McBaine directed and produced the 2024 film Girls State with her partner Jesse Moss. Streaming …

Dr. Aviva Dove-Viebahn

This week, host Erin Prather Stafford welcomes Dr. Aviva Dove-Viebahn, who shares her insights into the representation of women in media, drawing from her extensive research into gender and race in television and visual popular culture. They discuss how women are depicted in media and the impact, as well as Dr. Viebahn’s book There She …

Afarin Bellisario

In this episode of the Girls that Create podcast on Word of Mom Radio, host Erin Prather Stafford welcomes author and technologist Dr. Afarin Bellisario. Bellisario, the author of Silenced Whispers, shares her thoughts on bridging the East and West, technology and the humanities, and the power of courage and personal agency in storytelling. Listen …

Unplugged Summertime Activities for Young Kids

With children out of school, summertime can be highly challenging for American households. Parents are looking for ideas on how to keep their kiddos entertained but at the same time having them be unplugged. Michele Borba, Ed.D., has put together the following list of summertime activities for children. They are free or low-cost and backed …

Subverting notions of Black identity and gender performativity across five decades, Ringgold set the stage for artists and women of colour across modern art. stirworld.com

celebrating lgbt quotes

Every June, Pride Month is celebrated to honor the 1969 Stonewall Uprising, a tipping point for the Gay Liberation Movement in the United States. Today Pride also recognizes lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender individuals’ impact on history locally, nationally, and internationally. Below are ten quotes from amazing LGBTQIA+ artists. 15 Quotes From Amazing LGBTQIA+ Artists …

Carina Gardner

For this episode of the Girls that Create podcast on Word of Mom Radio, Erin speaks with Dr. Carina Gardner, a successful design entrepreneur and educator. Their chat focuses on the challenges and opportunities in the surface design industry and the importance of understanding business principles to succeed as a creative professional. Listen to the …

parenting a perfectionist

Some children show signs of perfectionism from early on. Young children might become frustrated and rip up their drawing if it’s not quite right. Older children might avoid or refuse to do homework because they’re afraid to make a mistake. Perfectionism can lead to children feeling overwhelmed, angry and frustrated, or sad and withdrawn. And …