The Global Mom Show: The Podcast for Moms with Global Worldviews show

The Global Mom Show: The Podcast for Moms with Global Worldviews

Summary: THE GLOBAL MOM SHOW connects moms around the world who are seeking to live with a global vision right where they are. Whether in their home countries or abroad, moms from around the world share their experiences as expats, immigrants, aid workers, diplomats, or homebodies. Anyone can be a Global Mom, all it takes is a love for the world and a desire to share that with your kids. We talk cultural differences, travel, educating global kids, teaching languages, bilingualism, learning, and basically anything you want. Sign up for the newsletter and find show notes at!

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  • Artist: Mary Grace Otis: Writer / Traveler / Globally-Minded Mom
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 The Many Ways to Be Bilingual, with Christa Jimenez (TGMS 32) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 45:32

Today on the show, I talk with Christa Jimenez about the commitment she’s made to raise her children to be bilingual. She is living in the US, but she is doing a lot of things to keep her two girls connected with their heritage, since her husband is from Costa Rica. Christa is the founder+ Read More

 Talking to Your Mixed Race Kids About Race, with Sonia Smith-Kang (TGMS 31) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 50:23

Several months ago, I came across an article by Sonia Smith-Kang on The Mash-Up Americans website titled: How to Talk to Your Mixed Race Kids About Race. Sonia’s steps were straightforward and accessible, and I knew I wanted to have her on the show to talk about her background and how she’s raising her own+ Read More

 BONUS Episode: Mom Chat with Anjelica Malone | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 37:01

Anjelica Malone and I just kept talking, and we thought we would share the rest of our conversation with you. We touch on the refugee ban, books we want to read, how we’ve developed an understanding of our global identity, and things we are loving right now. Here’s the show notes: The Spirit Catches You+ Read More

 Living Your Own Version of Motherhood, with Anjelica Malone (TGMS30) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Have you ever met someone and immediately connected? That’s how it was with me and Anjelica Malone. She started listening to the podcast after the first couple of episodes last summer, and soon she was sending me voicemails (using the tool on the right side of this page) to tell me about what she liked+ Read More

 Talking to Your Kids About Race, with Lucretia Berry (TGMS#29) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 50:01

If you live in the United States, you know that this past year has brought to the surface lots of racial tensions. We’ve seen racism on the news and in our classrooms. And many of us have had to re-evaluate how we are thinking about and talking about race and discrimination. Now, if you don’t+ Read More

 Why Multicultural Children’s Books Are so Important, with Mia Wenjen (TGMS28) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Reading to your kids is a fantastic way to teach your kids about anything. It only follows then that multicultural children’s books would be an excellent way to teach your children about other cultures. But despite the number of mixed-race families and immigrants increasingly growing in the United States, the number of multicultural books being+ Read More

 Get Ready for Season 2 | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

I wanted to say a quick hello to you all and pop in you podcast players to let you know what is happening with The Global Mom Show. Last year, I launched the show in May, and produced 27 episodes! I had so much fun connecting with global moms and starting to build a network+ Read More

 An Expat Christmas: Multicultural Traditions and Celebrating Holidays Abroad (TGMS 27) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 44:28

Merry Christmas everyone! Thank you all for a fantastic first year of The Global Mom Show (we’ll it’s not really a year, since we just started in late spring…). This week’s show is a fun chat with my friend Lizzy, who lives in South Asia with her family. We share silly stories from our time+ Read More

 26:Bringing Up a Bilingual Child, with Rita Rosenback | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 45:33

Today, I talk with Rita Rosenback, author of Bringing Up a Bilingual Child, How to Navigate the 7 Cs of Bilingual Parenting. Rita is a full time writer, speaker, trainger and coach, and she maintains a blog that serves as a resource for bilingual families, Multilingual Parenting. Rita speaks Swedish, Finnish, English, German, and some+ Read More

 25:Passing on Latino Culture to Your Kids, Hispanic Heritage, and Day of the Dead, with Monica Olivera | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 36:59

Today I’m talking with Monica Olivera about her family, growing up Mexican-Spanish-American and how she’s teaching her kids about their heritage. We talk about books and resources for teaching Hispanic Heritage (Hispanic Heritage Month was September 15-October 15). Monica also shares about Day of the Dead and explains some of the Mexican traditions surrounding the+ Read More

 24: Moms, You Can Travel the World, with Tanai Benard | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 37:42

It’s no secret that traveling with your kids is one of the best ways to expose them to the world and all its cultures. But for some of us, that just doesn’t always seem possible. We have financial challenges, scheduling challenges, limited vacation days, and on and on. There are many reasons why traveling just+ Read More

 TGMS #023 What We Can Do for World Food Day, with Angela Schug | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Ocotber 16 is World Food Day, a day when the world stops to raise awareness about hunger and food security worldwide. Today, I chatted with Angela Schug about World Food Day and the Hunger Free project at World Vision USA. Angela Schug is a product team leader in the product marketing division at World Vision+ Read More

 TGMS #022 Mothering in Moldova with Ludmila Ungureanu | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Mothering changes us. For my friend, Ludmila, it has made her more empathetic to children, more open to relationships, and it has intensified just about everything. Ludmila is a friend from my graduate school days (as are many of my guests on this show). She and I shared an apartment with Katie Chandler (from TGMS+ Read More

 TGMS #021 Birth Stories from Abroad with Lisa Ferland | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: Unknown

Birth stories are so much fun, and today we get to hear from Lisa Ferland, the editor of two anthologies of birth and parenting stories, Knocked Up Abroad and Knocked Up Abroad Again (currently available on Kickstarter ). Lisa is a US citizen who has lived abroad in Sweden since 2012, working as a writer,+ Read More

 A Little Announcement | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 7:10


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