Parenting in Real Life

Alan and Alexis Tanner

As the parents of 5 kids, we know what it’s like to be in survival mode. To feel like you’re just trying to get through the day. But parenting doesn’t have to be the worst. We help parents laugh a bit more and create fun in everyday parenting. Listen to our podcast for simple ways to have fun as a family.

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Ep 133 – A Guide to Fast Food Ice Cream

When you want a fun treat with the family, fast food ice cream is one of our go tos. But where is the best ice cream? Which is the cheapest? Which is the easiest to feed a family? We’re going to tell you our favorites and why and also share

Ep 132 – How to Find the Best Kids TV Shows

Do you feel frustrated by the TV shows your kids are watching? Do you want them to watch shows you feel good about them watching? In this episode we are sharing 5 questions to ask yourself to help you find the best TV shows for your kids. We also talk

Ep 129 – How to Embrace an Imperfect Summer | Lisa Sugarman

We are a few weeks into summer and despite all the planning, things may not be going quite how you planned. But don’t worry, today’s episode with Lisa Sugarman will help you embrace the imperfectness of summer. Lisa is an advocate for encouraging parents to cut themselves some slack and

Ep 125 – Should I Have a Summer Schedule? | Ceri Payne

We are super excited for this new podcast format we are doing this summer. We have asked experts in all kinds of fields to give us 10 minute videos of their best tips for parenting in summer. Our first guest is Ceri Payne who we’ve had on our podcast before.

Ep 124 – Tips for Enjoying Summer with Your Kids Home

The kids are about to all come home for the summer which is both fun and hectic. This is especially true if you’re working from home for any amount of time. Now that we’ve been working from home for the past two years, we have some tips that have helped