Mamas on Magic 107.9: Summer Trends

With summer officially in swing, we thought we’d do some research on this season’s hottest trends (like the slides on the right). We found a great roundup in a recent issue of InStyle magazine and discussed our favorites dr scholls j crewduring a recent week of Mamas on Magic 107.9. If you missed it, click the audio bars below to hear it now.

You can always catch the Mamas on Magic at 7:45 a.m. on Magic 107.9 weekdays. Hope you’ll join us!

Gold-rimmed sunglasses, knotted ponytails and more

Indigo and off-the-shoulder blouses

The Great Flip-Flop Debate

Three-piece swimwear and beach/pool essentials

Fringed sunhats, Bohemian prints and more

Mamas on Magic 107.9: Breaking bad driving habits

collisions driving graphic 600During a recent week of the Mamas on Magic radio segment, we discussed one of the most important things we do as parents — drive. We do it so often that we sometimes get lazy and let bad driving habits sneak into baby on board signour daily routine. But nothing we do on a day-to-day basis carries with it the risk of injury or even death as much as driving does. So we talked about how to break our bad driving habits, not only to keep our kids and ourselves safe, but also to model good driving habits for kids who will grow up to become drivers themselves.

If you missed this discussion on the radio, click the left side of the audio bars below to hear it now. And we HIGHLY recommend sending your teen to a comprehensive driver education course like the one being offered by our sponsor Driving Academy of NWA. Click here to read more about how they equip new drivers with the best information and hands-on training to help protect them on the road. Remember that collisions are the No. 1 cause of death for teens age 15 and up. It’s a scary statistic.

To hear Mamas on Magic on the radio, tune in around 7:45 a.m. weekdays to Magic 107.9.

One of your most important tasks as a parent

Common bad driving habits

More common bad driving habits

Embarrassing driving mistakes

Moms at risk for distracted driving

Mamas on Magic 107.9: Personality-based exercise tips

If you can’t wait to slip into your itsy bitsy teeny weeny bikini, this post is not for you. This one is for the rest of us who are a little freaked out that swimsuit season is nearly here. If you’re like us and you need to ramp up barbell free weights purple 200your exercise habits and shape up for summer, we’ve rounded up suggestions for different types of workouts, all based on your personality type and preferences. Studies show that you’re much more likely to stick with an exercise you actually like (or at least don’t hate) so it pays to find out what that activity it.

We tackled this topic recently during our radio segment, Mamas on Magic 107.9, which airs at 7:45 a.m. weekdays. If you missed it on the radio, click the left side of the audio bars below to hear it now.

Workouts for laid back, calm personality types

Workouts for can’t-sit-still personality types

Workouts for the mom who is crazy busy

Workouts to do with the kids around

Workouts for people who hate exercise

Mamas on Magic 107.9: Tips to get more organized

Happy Wednesday, mamas!

clothes-hangers-582212_640If you’re like us, you’re on a constant quest to get more organized. Mom life is hectic enough without having your house (or car, or purse, etc.) in a state of total chaos.

Recently on the Mamas on Magic 107.9 show, we did a week-long discussion about how to get different areas of our lives more organized. If you’re looking for a few new tips, we hope these ideas are helpful. Click on the “play” arrow of the audio bars below to hear the tips.

Mamas on Magic 107.9 airs at 7:45 a.m. on weekdays on Magic 107.9. Tune in and join us during morning drive time!

Organizing the bathroom

Organizing the car

Organizing your purse

Organizing for kids

Mamas on Magic 107.9: Birthday party ideas

happy-birthday-303540_640Ready to party? As you know, being a mom comes with plenty of party-hosting duties, and we’re always on the lookout for fun party ideas for everything from birthday celebrations to graduation parties.

Recently during our Mamas on Magic 107.9 radio segment, we talked about how much birthday celebrations have changed over the years and we also listed a few fun places in Northwest Arkansas that host birthday parties. If you missed the radio discussion, you can listen to it here. Just click the “play” arrows on the audio bars below.

Mamas on Magic airs at 7:45 a.m. weekdays on Magic 107.9. Tune in during your morning drive!

Parties for the older kids

Shannon’s sneaky surprise

Local party places in NWA

More local spots to host parties

The low-key party is back!