1. How To Raise Successful Kids with Dr. Hal Urban Karin Jakubowski, Ed.D. 34:00

Dr. Urban talks with us today about:

-What our kids need most from us as parents right now

-How to protect our child from toxic words

-Helping your child with motivation

-The #1 way to start everyday with your child

-How to have high expectations for your child and create a balanced life

-How to form a good partnership with your child’s teacher

-3 Phase of Life: Learn, Earn, Return

Dr. Hal Urban was a school teacher for 35 years and is the author of eight books – all with an emphasis on good character. His first book, Life’s Greatest Lessons, was selected by Writer’s Digest as the Inspirational Book of the Year. Since 1992 Dr. Urban has traveled more than two million miles while speaking nationally and internationally on positive character traits and their relationship to the quality of life. He has made more than a thousand presentations in forty-three states, Washington DC, and eight foreign countries. Hal has a genuine love of life that includes several passions, chief among them are faith, family, and friends. His other interests include reading, sports, travel, and photography. You’ll even find him as early as 5am daily in the gym staying active and fit. 


Check out his latest book, “The Power of Good News” – Feeding Your Mind With What’s Good for your Heart.




More about the Host – Dr. Karin Jakubowski is an elementary public school principal. She is passionate about helping moms first take care of themselves to be their best for their kids. She helps moms with a problem solving process when their child is experiencing challenging behaviors. She practices mindfulness personally and at school teaching students breathing and awareness techniques to help them manage their own stress to be happy and healthy!


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Dr. Karin Jakubowski is an Elementary Public School Principal, Host of the Podcast, "Momnificent", Certified Master Life Coach and Speaker. She is passionate about helping moms first take care of themselves to be their best for their kids.

Dr. Karin Jakubowski created the Podcast, "Momnificent" after close to two decades of dedicated work within the education system. Her vast experience includes Certified Master Life Coach, Speaker and Principal of one of the top 50 schools in the nation, as well as a National Blue Ribbon School (2021). Over time, her experience in leadership revealed the need for more collaborative problem solving strategies when it came to behavior management. The dominant approach to correction or intervention just wasn’t working, and she found that using more intuitive tactics coupled with family connection prompted powerful results.