The Magic of Childhood

The Magic of Childhood

Reagan, a mother and educator, hosts the Magic of Childhood podcast, which explores the magical moments that happen in kids' lives and how to reframe the tough and embarassing moments of parenting through the lens of brain science, self-knowledge, and growth.She uses stories from her own life as a parent and educator to bring light to every moment and celebrate life's messy glory.


November 1, 2022 29 mins

In today's episode, I talk with Linda Åkeson McGurk, a Swedish-American freelance writer and author who believes life is better outside.

Her first book, There’s No Such Thing as Bad Weather: A Scandinavian Mom’s Secret for Raising Healthy, Resilient and Confident Children, was published by Touchstone/S&S in October 2017 to critical acclaim. 

Linda came on the podcast to talk about her new book Open Air ...

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This week we're talking about the magic of being a Nanny Mom—and we couldn't be more excited. Our guest, Carrie Bland, is known as Carrie the Nanny, and she's a fantastic nanny is raising her nanny children alongside her own. She has a wealth of knowledge about how to raise your kids alongside another family, and we're thrilled to have had her on the show toda...

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What is childhood magic? Is it real? And can grown ups experience it?

In this episode, we talk about our experiences with childhood magic and the moments that show us the beauty of life. We also share our first story about those moments you cringe at first as a parent, but in reality show the magic just as much, if not more, than the moments of discovery.

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July 14, 2022 2 mins

Sneak Peak into the upcoming Magic of Childhood Podcast from Playful Acre 

Discover the magic of childhood play — with Reagan of Playful Acre. Every episode, you'll hear a story about real-life families, find hands-on resources for parents and caregivers, and be invited to play along. One messy, beautiful story at a time.

To submit your stories for the podcast, head to this link. We can't wait to hear from yo...

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