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Season 1

Jan. 23, 2023

You Can Write That Book, Mama with Author Kolina Cicero

Kolina Cicero is a writer living in Minnesota with her husband, two kids, and two cats. She's the author of the indie-published children’s book ROSIE AND THE HOBBY FARM, a freelance writer, and a regular contributor to the li...

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Jan. 16, 2023

Experiencing the Egyptian Revolution Through Her Memoir With Author C…

Catherine Manfre is a business and strategy advisor and consultant with an MBA from the University of Virginia, Darden School of Business and a Bachelor of Arts in Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies from New York University. ...

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Jan. 2, 2023

2023 Reading Challenge

Happy New Year! Link to free printable to track your reading: https://www.momswhocreate.com/p/readingchallenge/ I had a reading goal of 24 books for 2022. You guys, I only read 13 books this year. I started off so strong, the...

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Dec. 26, 2022

A Note For Moms at Christmastime

You don’t get enough credit for being the glue to, well, everything. Merry Christmas. Support the show Follow Moms Who Create on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/momswhocreatepodcast/

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Dec. 19, 2022

The Therapy of Writing Books With Author Lynn Rhys

Lynn Rhys lived in Illinois for most of her life until she moved to Las Vegas, Nevada in 2004. Lynn finished her Masters Degree and decided that she wanted to try for a new adventure, so she decided to take …

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Dec. 12, 2022

Helping You Write, Revise, and Pitch Your Book With Mary Adkins

Mary Adkins is a writing coach, podcast host and founder of The Book Incubator, a 12-month program to write, revise, and pitch your novel or memoir. She is author of the novels When You Read This (Indie Next Pick, “Best …

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Dec. 5, 2022

5 Things To Remember If You Didn't Win NaNoWriMo

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Nov. 28, 2022

Special One Year Anniversary Podcast Episode

Hi everyone, and welcome to this SPECIAL ONE YEAR anniversary episode of the Moms Who Create Podcast. So much has happened in the past year. The podcast has reached 6 continents, 34 countries, and has had thousands of downloa...

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Nov. 21, 2022

Leaving the Corporate World To Find a Bigger Purpose With Author Rene…

Renee Bolla is a mom, wife, brand consultant and most recently a self-published children’s picture book author. She has always been a curious human with a passion for learning new things and making each day count. Renee didn’...

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Nov. 14, 2022

Writing Short Fiction + YA Novels With Author Genalea Barker

Genalea Barker is an author, freelance editor, and full-time mom with an Associate’s Degree in English Literature. Her award-winning short fiction has appeared in Gemini Magazine, Bookends Review, Grande Dame Literary, Writer...

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Nov. 7, 2022

Building Girls’ Interest in Architecture With Podcast Host and Author…

Tenille has been in the AEC industry for over 20 years. She began her career in project, in architecture firms and local offices serving as a designer and project manager. The last 6 years of her career, she pivoted to …

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May 23, 2022

My Husband Interviews Me! Closing Season One

It's me, Kelli, on the other side of things getting asked the questions this time. My husband, Andrew, asks me about mom life, art life, my journey and why I started the podcast. I'm taking a small break to revamp …

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May 16, 2022

Broadway, TV, Voice Acting and the Role of Mom with Amanda Leigh Cobb

Amanda is an actor, audiobook narrator, podcast host, and mom. She's performed on Broadway with some of the biggest names in the business and even played BABY in the original Nat'l tour of Dirty Dancing. Today, she's an awa...

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May 9, 2022

The Hard Stuff: Book Marketing, Mental Health and Parenting Tiny Huma…

Book Marketing Coach Emily Enger Emily Enger began her marketing career when she was only 16 years old. Too goal-oriented to get a typical teen job like waitress or barista, she instead became a communications coordinator for...

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May 2, 2022

Creating a Nonprofit to Share the Love of Reading All Over the World …

Leslie Gang was born and raised in Long Island New York, where she currently resides with her husband Jason and children Alexandra and Simon. She graduated from Boston University in 2007 with a major in Communications (specia...

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April 25, 2022

Pursuing Her Passion for Fashion and Finding Authenticity with Age wi…

A freelance writer for more than a decade, Christine’s work centers around her achievements and passions, often as seen through the lens of aging: the fashion business, beauty expertise, and a devotion to wellness and fitness...

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April 18, 2022

On Being a Lawyer and Author - Showing Kids All Career Choices with T…

Tiffany is a lawyer, a wife and a mother of two small children. She is also the premier author and owner of Sugar Cookie Books publishing imprint. Bearing her son’s name, she created Andrew’s Career Day book series to inspire...

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April 11, 2022

Find Your Happy Triggers with Author Heather Davis

Today I’m talking to the author Heather Davis. Heather is a mother of 8 children, including 6 children adopted through the foster system. She learned the value of teaching her children through stories, and she now writes stor...

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April 4, 2022

On Designing + Homeschooling with Designer Arlene Soto

Arlene Soto is the owner of her own design studio, Intricate Designs. She’s a web designer, graphic designer, and illustrator. She loves working with children's book authors to design their books. Arlene is also writing and i...

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March 28, 2022

Make Time for Writing and Pursue Your Novel with Dallas Woodburn

Dallas Woodburn is the award-winning author of the novels Thanks, Carissa, For Ruining My Life and The Best Week That Never Happened, as well as the short story collections How to Make Paper When the World is Ending and Woman...

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March 21, 2022

Enhancing a Child’s Determination and Curiosity with Author Mariam Sh…

Mariam is a graduate of the University College of London Medical School and currently works as a Family doctor. She lives in San Diego, CA with her husband and three young musical and outer-space-loving kids. She says “I ha...

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March 14, 2022

A Mom in Ukraine: Her Story with Illustrator Valeria Leo

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March 7, 2022

Make Time for Art with Haley McAndrews

Haley McAndrews, an award-winning artist from central Iowa, was born in South Carolina. She was introduced to Adobe Photoshop as a teenager, and much of what she learned about digital painting was self-taught. In 2009, McAndr...

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Feb. 28, 2022

Not All Princesses Have Hair, Creating Books for Children Going Throu…

Today's episode showcases a mom who is changing the narrative on children's books, inspired by her daughter. Sarah Bankuti created “The Princess Lily Series” children's books for her daughter Alice, who is on chemotherapy, so...

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Feb. 21, 2022

Encouragement and Advice on Self-Publishing Your First Book with Auth…

Writers and aspiring authors, today's episode is for you. Author Charity Rios is here to encourage you to bring your book idea to life. In the first half of this episode, you will learn about her, her journey, and her …

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Feb. 14, 2022

Cultivating Kindness with Author Gina Lehman

Gina is a wife, mom, breast cancer survivor and self-published author. Today I’m talking to the truly inspirational author, Gina Lehman. Gina is a wife, mom, breast cancer survivor and self-published author. Her newly release...

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Feb. 7, 2022

Inspiring and Encouraging Your Children to Be BRAVE with Author Kathl…

Kathleen Davis is a retired teacher, wife, and mother of three. She has her masters in Elementary Education and her undergraduate degree in Advertising from the University of Florida. She spent much of her teaching career s...

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Jan. 31, 2022

Stop the Mom Guilt and Find True Fulfillment with Allie Casazza

Allie is on a mission to eradicate the "hot mess mom" stereotype by empowering other women. She has built a massive audience and a multimillion-dollar online business based on her proven, family-oriented approach to minimalis...

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Jan. 24, 2022

Designing Memphis and Raising Children with Interior Designer Maggie …

Maggie Clarke is the acclaimed interior designer and CEO behind her full service design firm, Maggie Clarke Interiors headquartered in Memphis, TN. Over the years, Maggie has become a local household name with features in At ...

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Jan. 17, 2022

Why It’s So Important to Live Your Authentic Creative Life with Makyn…

I’m so excited to be joined today by a fellow mom and podcast host, Makynna Black. Makynna is a mom, writer, podcaster, AND kindergarten teacher. She lives in southeastern Utah with her husband, 3-year-old son, and well-known...

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Jan. 10, 2022

Start Changing Your Children’s Lives With Positive Affirmation with D…

Dr. Sandy Zanella is a mom of 2, a physician by training and a family yoga teacher. She is the author and creator of “Happy Yogis”. A colorful pose by pose book inspired by her kids. She wants to encourage …

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Jan. 3, 2022

Educating Children on Veganism with Randi Seltzer Bonica

Randi Seltzer Bonica is a vegan mama, a children's book author, an animal advocate, and a jewelry maker. She lives with her husband Steve, her son, Murray, and her six rescue cats in Rockaway Beach, New York City. Salt and …

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Dec. 27, 2021

5 Ways to Thrive as a Creative Mom in 2022

Happy New Year! I want to talk to you about how to thrive as a creative mom in 2022. 1. Make yourself a priority. 2. Find your space at home to work. 3. Form a habit. 4. Join a community …

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Dec. 20, 2021

Finding Your Creative Community with Illustrator Allyson Wilson

Allyson Wilson is a graphic designer, beautifully talented illustrator, and of course a mom. She’s been in the graphic design business for over 12 years, based in the Pittsburgh area with her husband and 2 children, ages 5 an...

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Dec. 13, 2021

Designing, Printing and Being Your Own Boss with Adena Rasure

Designer, Printer, Mom and Entrepreneur, Adena Raben. This episode was extra fun because I got to interview an old friend I went to college with. Adena was raised in a family who loves and appreciates art, so she attribute...

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Dec. 6, 2021

Bubble Tea, True Crime and Becoming an Entrepreneur with Michelle Too…

Michelle Tooker is a writer, entrepreneur and marketer based in Philadelphia. She's a mom to two boys, ages 2 and 5. Until recently, she was a college marketing director, but left this role to pursue her career as a writer …

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Nov. 29, 2021

Digital Art Illustrating with Corryn Webb

Today’s guest is the phenomenal artist Corryn Webb, Corryn is a mom and Welsh freelance illustrator and designer based in the mountains on the North Wales coast in the UK. Her illustrations are just brimming over with creativ...

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Nov. 22, 2021

Unleashing the Power of the Brain with Jenny Mouse

Jenny Mouse is an incredible author who focuses on teaching children about their brain. The more you know about your brain, the more you can understand how to learn. Check out her book “Brian the Brain Head Space”, as well …

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Nov. 15, 2021

NaNoWriMo and a Newborn with Brittany Ann

Brittany talks about writing a novel while having a newborn beside her. This incredible mama shares her love for writing and how she can win NaNo, persevere through the tired nights and be an inspiration to moms everywhere. C...

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Nov. 8, 2021

Making Music and Memories with Tara Drouin

Musician Moms, this one’s for you. Tara is a teacher, musician, children’s book author and a rockstar mom. She’s been playing in her band Iridesense for over 25 years. Tara has 3 books out now. Her latest release Starlight,...

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Nov. 1, 2021

Showing Our Children That the Sky’s the Limit with Michelle Gibbs

Michelle is an author, mother, and all around superwoman. She has multiple college degrees and is currently working on her PhD. Let her inspire you to go after your passions and goals while giving your children their absolute...

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Oct. 11, 2021

Moms Who Create Introduction

Motherhood doesn’t mean we have to stop making art or writing our books. Join me in conversation with incredible mom artists and writers each Monday as we talk about thriving in doing what we love alongside raising the ones w...

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