Motivating Mom

Inspire. Strength. Success.


Lisa Druxman is ready to motivate you! It is her passion to raise healthy moms so that they can raise healthy kids in a healthy world. Get out of overwhelm and get in to living your best life as a mom! Join us as we inspire you each week to eat clean, live fit and be happy! We will talk food, fitness, life balance, and living with purpose and passion. Lisa will bring on a variety of guests and will answer your questions!

This is a weekly podcast. Use a podcast app on your smartphone so you can subscribe and listen easily!

New Mommy Media

New Mommy Media is a network of dynamic audio podcasts for new and expecting parents. Based in San Diego, our shows give tips and advice for new parents, educating and entertaining moms and dads as they transition into parenthood. Each 30-minute episode features everyday parents and experts discussing relevant issues in a relaxed, roundtable format. We are your online, on-the-go support group, as our shows are always available anytime, anywhere to meet the demands of a parent’s busy schedule.

New Mommy Media and Motivating Mom are proud members of the Parents On Demand Network (www.parentsondemand.com), a podcast network featuring educational and entertaining podcasts for the whole family.


It seems that the professional options for moms fall into two main categories: full-time working mom or stay-at-home-mom.

What about the huge area of grey between those two extremes?

My guest today will share insights from successful part-time working moms who think differently about career and life.

This is Motivating Mom.

About Suzanne

Suzanne Brown is a strategic marketing and business consultant, TEDx speaker, an expert on and advocate for professional part-time working moms.

Her upcoming book, Mompowerment: Insights from Successful Professional Part-time Working Moms Who Balance Career and Family, empowers moms to think differently about their career approach and gives a how-to, based on stories, insights, and advice from more than 110 interviews with professional part-time working moms.

Suzanne, her husband, and their two active young boys live in Austin, TX.

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Your actions can make a difference in the world you live in.

It’s time to realize that going after your dreams will have a positive impact on your family and your community.

Learn how to live an inspired and compassionate lifestyle, even with your busy schedule.

This is Motivating Mom.

About Amy

Amy is a mother of twins, humanitarian, author, blogger, and entrepreneur.

She believes that teaching self-compassion is the first step in teaching compassion for others.

She believes in living an inspired, compassionate life and has a passion for organizations that partner with people living in poverty to help them create sustainable businesses.

She uses her entrepreneurial skills to support these organizations as well as Project Night Night, an organization that provides books, blankets, and stuffed animals to homeless children living in the USA.

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Do you need a boost in confidence as a mom?

Would you like to know how some of your favorite celebrity moms keep life flirty, fabulous and fun?

My guest today turned motherhood into a hot blog and new book!

Let’s find out how she got over the bump and bounced back after pregnancy.

She will teach you how to be a fab mom, focused after babies.

This is Motivating Mom.

About Jill

Jill Simonian is a parenting-lifestyle contributor for TV and digital media and appears on CBS Los Angeles news twice weekly (every Wednesday night and early Friday mornings) to discuss hot parenting topics, offer family lifestyle tips and motivate modern moms to keep life "focused after babies" (that's the f-a-b).

Jill's debut book for first-time pregnant moms, The FAB Mom's Guide: How to Get Over the Bump & Bounce Back Fast After Baby is a practical, personal, confidence-building read -- with unexpected celebrity stories and expert lifestyle tips -- to boost brand new moms' mind, body and...


It’s important to know where your food comes from, how it’s made, grown and processed.

It’s not about worrying; it’s about knowledge and understanding that the food you eat is a major contributor to your overall health.

My guest today created a company that is creating real food that’s good on ya!

This is Motivating Mom.

About Kris

Kris opened her first cafe, GOODONYA, in 2001; it is a 100% non-GMO, 99% organic restaurant in Encinitas, CA.

Prior to that, she played for 12 years on the US Field Hockey team, including on the World Cup team, Pan American team, as well as in the 1996 Olympics in Atlanta.

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Are your kids an excuse or your reason?

My guest today has no excuses.

She home schools her eight children, runs a farm and a very successful goat milk soap business.

Trust, me, PJ Jonas has some lessons for all you mamas out there.

This is Motivating Mom.

About PJ

PJ Jonas is a business owner, goat-wrangler, entrepreneur, and mother.

After getting goats to provide healthy milk for her children, she decided to put some excess milk into a batch of handmade soap.

That decision was the beginning of Goat Milk Stuff.

What started with an initial small batch of soap has expanded into a host of goat milk items such as goat milk soaps, cheeses, candies, fudge, gelato and more.

PJ’s husband, children (aged 9 to 19), and six full-time employees all work hard to promote the goodness of goat milk.

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The world needs your business!

Do you have a business idea that you want to get off the ground?

Do you have a business that you want to propel?

You’ve got the passion..my guest today has the plan.

This is your guide for making money and doing what you love.

This is Motivating Mom.

About Christy

Christy Wright is the creator of Business Boutique, a Certified Business Coach and a Ramsey Personality with a passion for equipping women with the knowledge and steps they need to successfully run and grow a business.

Since joining Ramsey Solutions in 2009, she has spoken to thousands across the country at women's conferences, national business conferences, Fortune 500 companies and her own sold-out live events.

She is the host of the Business Boutique Podcast and her new book, Business Boutique, released April 2017.


You can follow Wright on Twitter and Instagram @ChristyBWright and online at...


How do you go after the life you crave without sacrificing the parent you want to be?

It’s time to redefine the beautiful mess that we call family.

Mama, it’s time to take control with Heather Chauvin.

This is Motivating Mom.

About Heather

Heather Chauvin has been named the next generation’s thought leader in parenting and women’s leadership.

Her mission is to crack women open to their deepest potential and lead the life their soul craves.

She reaches thousands of readers worldwide and leads innovative retreats and coaching programs that teach women to succeed in their most sacred work in parenting and business.

Heather is the creator of the New & Noteworthy podcast, as well as Mom Is In Control and has also been featured on the OWN network, Huffington Post, TV outlets and others.

Through her Courageous Rewrite Initiative, Heather has given voice to many humans who have courageously taking inspired action towards creating a life they’re proud of.

With wit and wisdom, Heather...

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Are you a frustrated stressed-out parent?

Need some coaching?

With all the whining, complaining, begging, and negotiating, parenting can seem more like a chore than a pleasure.

Dr. Catherine Pearlman, one of America’s leading parenting experts, has a simple yet revolutionary solution: Ignore It!

This is Motivating Mom.

About Catherine

Dr. Catherine Pearlman started The Family Coach to help moms and dads with typical parenting issues.

Her mission is to help parents enjoy their parenting and kids more.

She has been a featured speaker for PTA gatherings, parent meetings, Moms Night Out, the Wall Street Journal Parenting Panel, nonprofit groups, and academic conferences around the country.

She writes the nationally syndicated “Dear Family Coach” column and her book Ignore It! will be released 8/8/17.

Catherine is a licensed clinical social worker with her Ph.D. in social welfare from Yeshiva University.

She lives in California with her husband, two (mostly) well-behaved children, and...


Do you have a finicky eater?

Tired of fights over food?

Are you ready for happier, healthier meal times?

My guest today is mom, doctor, registered dietitian and author.

Let’s get some tips from her and find out how she juggles it all with her own family.

This is Motivating Mom.

About Natalie

Natalie Digate Muth, MD, MPH, RDN, FAAP, is a dual board-certified pediatrician and obesity medicine physician, registered dietitian and board-certified specialist in sports dietetics.

Dr. Muth is the author of four books, including her latest, The Picky Eater Project: 6 weeks to Happier, Healthier Family Mealtimes., designed to help parents transform picky eaters into fledging foodies. She lives in San Diego.

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Does your life feel like Groundhog Day?

Are you caught up in the monotony of motherhood?

Feel like you need to break free?

Have an adventure?

My guests today are making motherhood fun through adventures and a new podcast.

This is Motivating Mom.

About Jen and CoCo

"Chicken", also known as Jen, is a housewife and mother of three children. Crafting is her religion and she basically just wants "food that's been dealt with". She also has a secret job as a Gopher Exterminator. Shhhhhh.... don't tell anyone. Of course, you can hear more about gophers and much more on her weekly podcast...Free the Housewives.

CoCo is always trying to find meaning in her life and the perfect haircut. She is a mother of three and a housewife living in the coastal community of Leucadia. She has kept busy in her past as an actress, improv comedienne and lead singer of a rock band. Now, she stars as a carpool mom and new podcast co-host on Free the Housewives.

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