Episode 70: One & Done: Raising An Only Child



This week, Indiana chats with Sophie Hudson—aka “BooMama”—about raising an only child. Sophie laughs about the preconceived stereotypes she’s long-since abandoned (Surprise! Only kids can thrive in team sports!) and shares her tip for making sure a family vacation is fun for all three of them. Plus, you won't want to miss her wise words of encouragement as a mom of a teenager for moms of littles. Whether you find yourself raising an only child by choice or by circumstance, we hope you feel encouraged by this week’s conversation.

Show Notes

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Connect with Sophie: Website // Twitter // Instagram // Podcast

Related previous episodes:
Ep. 48: A Life Of Little Moments With Melanie Shankle
Ep. 54: Growing Your Family: Part One
Ep. 55: Growing Your Family: Part Two

Related essays:
Only Is Not A Four Letter Word
More Kids

Show credits: 

Hosted by Indiana Adams with Sophie Hudson, produced by Katie Leipprandt, edited by Kyle Cummings, content managed by Jennifer Batchelor.


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