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Raising the Betts #65: Feeding Our Kids

In this week's episode, figuring how to overcome allergies and food aversions to make sure your kids eat healthy is a struggle for many parents. The Betts discuss the strategies they've employed over the years to feed their five children. Plus, the... [Continue Reading]

Raising the Betts #63: Unbraced

This week, the Betts continue re-entry from vacation with appointments and school prep; free the first child from braces … finally; remember the first time they almost met; discuss the joy of having your wedding reception playlist; and talk about... [Continue Reading]

Raising the Betts #62: Lake Vacation

In this episode, the Betts have gone on a quarantined, socially distanced vacation to a beautiful lake house in Maine. They discuss getting away, the kids spending a week away from their usual distractions, celebrating their anniversary, cooking... [Continue Reading]

Raising the Betts #61: Superabundance

On the latest episode, the Betts celebrate Melanie's birthday and have some home-baked cake; try Nashville Hot Chicken potato chips; discuss the book The Cooking Gene; and talk about God's invitation and promise of superabundance, plus lots more.

Raising the Betts #60: Old Ironsides’ Flag

In this week's episode, Dom and Melanie re-discover buried treasure in forgotten corners of their house and then discuss Sunday's Gospel on the kingdom of heaven as buried treasure. Plus baby bunnies, exploring Google Earth, pickle tasting, bread... [Continue Reading]

Raising the Betts #57: Hamilfilm Mania

In this episode, the Betts find Hamilton on Disney+ to be an all new experience despite being fans for four years and seeing it on stage. They also spend a quiet Fourth with Dom's mom; experience neighborhood fireworks like a warzone; and have a... [Continue Reading]

Raising the Betts #56: Scavenger Hunt

In this episode, the Betts go on a scavenger hunt, ponder Fourth of July plans, debate if Massachusetts weather measures up to Texas, cook lobster, figure out how to pronounce Elisha, extol A Bridge Too Far, and talk about Jesus and hospitality for... [Continue Reading]

Raising the Betts #55: Melting

In this episode, summer is here along with its heat and the Betts are stuck indoors, and this year they don't even have the option to go out to indoor places like museums. Plus Mass in a non-air-conditioned church with masks on; and fear, judgment... [Continue Reading]