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Driveway Moments: Moms


Driveway Moments: Moms


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  • Hosted by Peter Sagal

    We believe every Mom deserves more than a little credit for all they do. They deserve a full-blown tribute. Host Peter Sagal (Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me) presents NPR's most inspirational, heartfelt, and funny stories, all capturing the essence of motherhood.

    What is a Driveway Moment? Maybe it’s happened to you as it has to countless others. . . . You’re driving home, listening to a story on NPR. Suddenly, you find yourself in your driveway (or parking space or parking garage). Rather than turn the radio off, you stay in your car to hear the piece to the end. It’s a Driveway Moment. The NPR Driveway Moments Series collects these “best of” stories so that you are never more than a “play” away from a Driveway Moment.

  • CD One

    Introduction Peter Sagal

    More Messages from Amy’s Answering Machine Morning Edition

    Solving the Mystery of Mother-Daughter Speak Morning Edition

    Mommy as a Role Model? Get Real All Things Considered

    Bad Mommy All Things Considered

    Just Mom and Me and Chuck E. Cheese All Things Considered

    Surprised By Mom All Things Considered

    Knitting for Life, and for Life’s Milestones All Things Considered

    Legislator Offers First-Person View of Welfare News & Notes

    Mother’s Magic: Stretching a Christmas Dollar Morning Edition

    Tamale Recipe Proves Hard to Keep Secret Day to Day

    ‘Chickenbutt’ and Other Lessons from Grandma All Things Considered

    Who is Singing Me Lullabies? Weekend Edition Saturday

    Mementos Honor Sons Lost to War Morning Edition

    In Memoir, Allende Reveals Life to Late Daughter Weekend Edition Sunday

    CD Two

    I Love My Kids – But Give Me a Break All Things Considered

    Mother’s Day vs. Fishing Season Opener All Things Considered

    Hidden Kitchen Mama Morning Edition

    Mother’s Day Recipes Morning Edition

    Special Memories of a Final Thanksgiving Meal Morning Edition

    Young, Single and Raising a Child All Things Considered

    Rocket Science All Things Considered

    Mom Remembers Her Olympic Past Morning Edition

    Turning Into Your Mother Isn’t So Bad After All All Things Considered

    A Partially Empty Nest, with Mixed Feelings All Things Considered

    Grandmother: A Story of Aging, Decline and Love All Things Considered

    The Power of Love to Transform and to Heal Morning Edition

  • ISBN-13:9781598877304

    Format: CD

    Publisher: HighBridge Company

    Publication date:03/03/2009

    Unabridged, 2 hours