The podcast for smart moms.


Brainy moms like you want smart ideas to help you and your kids thrive, right? We’ve got smart ideas!

Brainy Moms is a weekly parenting podcast hosted by cognitive psychologist (and mom of 3) Dr. Amy Moore and child development researcher (and mom of 9) Teri Miller, MS Psy. Together, we bring you conversations with us and expert opinions from brainy guests on topics in parenting, child development, education, psychology & mental health, and even some neuroscience. Tune in for tips and helpful advice for helping you and your child thrive in life, learning, and relationships.

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Want to share your smart ideas as a guest on the Brainy Moms podcast?

If you’re passionate about sharing your message with smart moms, we invite you to apply to be on our podcast. Share your book, your research, or your expertise on topics related to parenting, child development, education, and psychology.

“We bring you useful parenting advice based on serious science…and serious experience. I’ve got 3 kids and Teri has 9. That’s a lot of mom time between us!”

~ Dr. Amy Moore
Cognitive Psychologist and Co-Host of Brainy Moms

Our latest episodes:

Episode 112: Building Blocks for Life: Collaboration and Problem-Solving through Hands-On Learning with Guest Laura Coe

In this episode of the Brainy Moms podcast, Dr. Amy and Teri interview Laura Coe, the Founder and CEO of Snapology, a STEM/STEAM enrichment program for kids.  Laura shares the importance of hands-on learning experiences for children, particularly those that include exposure to  science, technology, engineering, art, and math. She discusses the benefits of  early experiences with building blocks, robots, and other hands-on materials to help create a foundation of critical thinking, problem-solving, collaboration, teamwork, and other social skills. 

Episode 111: Raising Innovative Thinkers: The Power of Art for Kids with guest Bette Fetter

In this episode of the Brainy Moms podcast, Dr. Amy Moore and Teri Miller interview Sophia Wastler, MS Ed, the Founder and CEO of the STARZ Program–a children’s fitness enrichment program. Sophia shares how her experience as a physical education teacher inspired her to create a fitness program for young children to give them a jump start on the benefits to their brains and academic performance. She gives tips for helping kids engage in physical activity and tells us why it’s so important. Sophia also shares how moms can easily start their own children’s fitness business.

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