USNA MidMoms and More Podcast
A Navy Parent Life, Playlists, and More | Episode 4

A Navy Parent Life, Playlists, and More | Episode 4

July 20, 2021

Karl Smith, Dad of USNA 2020 and USAFA 2025, author, and blogger joins me as we discuss life on the Yard, being a USNA author, his blog, and his story as a USNA and USAFA Dad.

Grit, Courage, and Determination: Janie Mines USNA ‘80  | Episode 3

Grit, Courage, and Determination: Janie Mines USNA ‘80 | Episode 3

July 6, 2021

USNA trailblazer Janie Mines (USNA '80), the first Black female graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy joined me n a candid conversation in spring 2020i, about her experience, grit, courage, faith, and determination. Her autobiography,  No Coincidences, is available at https://nocoincidencesbook.com and you can also read my blog post at https://usnamidmomsandmore.org/2021/03/28/janie-mines-usna-80-honoring-a-trailblazer-womens-history-month

I-Day and Plebe Summer : Two-thirds of the USNA Journey | Episode 2

I-Day and Plebe Summer : Two-thirds of the USNA Journey | Episode 2

June 28, 2021

Join me, An Shine, with special guest Julie Haller, USAFA '88 and USNA Mom (‘14, ‘16, ‘19, and ‘23), as she offers her seasoned perspectives and insights on I-Day, Plebe Summer, preparing for the journey, supporting your Plebes, and more. A "must listen" for new parents!

Not Your Usual Summer Camp | Episode 1

Not Your Usual Summer Camp | Episode 1

June 19, 2021

Inaugural episode with me, AN Shine, author of A USNA Mom's Journal, and husband Jeff as my special guest, in a candid conversation about our Mids, surviving Plebe Summer, Aha! moments, advice received and given, things we learned, and some memorable moments as USNA parents.

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