Creating Healthy Families

Podcasts
with
Jodi Randolph

After Adoption Support
with a
Splash of Essential Oils

What is FASD?

FASD is fetal alcohol spectrum disorder.  It is permanent brain damage caused by birth mom drinking alcohol during pregnancy. The results will affect the child and the adoptive home.  Listen as Cindy and I discuss some of the effects in this episode.

Chaos 2 Calm Episode #8 What Happens When the Load is too Much?

Do you have those days when you know that if you are asked to do one more thing, you might explode?  We have all been there at some time or other as moms. In this episode, Cindy and I discuss some solutions to help ease the load and set boundaries.

Chaos 2 Calm Episode #7 Why Essential Oils Don't Work

Ever wonder why essential oils don't work? Or maybe they work for some people and not others? In today's episode we talk about this and how to get the best success with your essential oils.

Chaos 2 Calm Episode 6 Using Natural Solutions to Support Emotional Health

Do you wish there was something else you could try to balance the big emotions from your little people?  In this episode Cindy and Jodi talk about Essential Oils and how to use them to support emotions.

Chaos 2 Calm Episode #5 Self-Care Cindy Style

What does self-care look like for you? Do you practice self-care? Listen as Cindy and I talk about how she views self-care in her home.  You might be surprised and come away with a few fun ideas.

Chaos 2 Calm Episode #2 Meet Jodi

Meet Jodi. Mom of 3, 2 adopted and 1 biological, elementary school teacher turned homeschool mom. Listen to more of her adoption story.

Chaos 2 Calm Episode #3 Meet Cindy

Meet Cindy. Mom of 10, 7 adopted and 3 biological, 2 with Down's Syndrome.  Cindy is an advocate for Inclusion in the schools. Listen to her story.

Chaos 2 Calm Episode #4 Emotional Trauma and the Adoptive Home

100% of adopted children experience trauma.  This affects the adoptive home in a variety of ways. Listen as Jodi and Cindy share their insights into what this trauma looks like and what we as moms can do.

Chaos 2 Calm Episode #1 What is Chaos 2 Calm?

What is Chaos 2 Calm? Adoptive moms need support for the challenges they face each day raising children who struggle with trauma issues.   Did you know that 100% of adoptive children have trauma? How do we help our kids? And how do we navigate the challenges that arise? Join Cindy Schulze and me as we dive into topics that adoptive moms face.

Emotional Trauma and Adoption Part 1

Emotional trauma and adoptive families part 1

Emotional Trauma and Adoption Part 2

Emotional Trauma and Adoption Part 2

How to use Essential Oils Successfully with FASD

How to use Essential Oils Successfully with FASD and Invisible Disabilities July 4, 2021

What is FAS? Part 2

What is FAS? Part 2 January 24, 2021

What is FAS? Part 1

What is FAS? Part 1 January 17, 2021

Words of Wisdom from Adoptive Parents

Words of Wisdom from Adoptive Parents November 15, 2020

Our Story with FAS and Essential Oils

Our Story with FAS and Essential Oils April 5, 2020