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body image guest Dr. Katie Loth

Wherever we and our children look, we confront ads for the latest ways to get “the perfect body” along with air-brushed images of celebrities with unattainable bodies. How do those messages influence your child’s eating behavior and body image? Even more important, what can you do to counteract those unhelpful influences and support your son…

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family dinner with Anne Fishel

If you’re like many parents, getting your family members to the table for regular mealtimes isn’t always easy. But this week’s Mom Enough guest has spent much of her career studying why family dinner is so important, why it happens so seldom, and how parents can overcome barriers and make the most out of a…

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picky eating guest Jenny McGlothlin

Providing proper nourishment for our children is one of the basics of parenting, so when our children reject our healthful offerings we may panic. This week’s Mom Enough guest, speech clinician and author Jenny McGlothlin, talks with Marti & Erin about how to discern ordinary picky eating from a more serious feeding disorder. And drawing…

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healthy body image for girls and boys

Marti appeared on KARE 11 News at 11 to talk with host Diana Pierce about how parents can promote a healthy body image for girls and boys. Experts say 80% of females are dissatisfied with their appearance, and about one million males have an eating disorder. Parents have a strong influence on children’s body images…

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This 7th Annual Motherhood and Words Event at the Loft Literary Center in Minneapolis brings together three leaders in women’s writing about motherhood:  Caroline Grant, editor-in-chief of Literary Mama and co-editor of The Cassoulet Saved Our Marriage: True Tales of Food, Family & How We Learn to Eat; Katrina Kenison, best-selling author of The Gift of an…

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