Tuesday, January 25, 2022 Season 2, Episode 22: When They're Grown, the Real Pain Begins

This is one funny episode. Today we interview Susan Engel, a professor of psychology at Williams College and the author of the New York Times Article:...

Friday, January 21, 2022 Season I Episode 21 We're On it! Answering Listener Questions

WE ARE ON IT!  Answering YOUR Questions!Today's Question:How do you handle a situation where your adult child is participating in what you believ...

Friday, January 7, 2022 Season 2 Episode 20: My Everything with Einat Nathan

The parent I hope to be.  The Children I hope to raise.We believe that this episode will change everything you think ever thought about parenting.This...

Friday, December 24, 2021 Season I Episode 19 Finale: A Surprise Compilation of the Season

Listeners,Enjoy these pearls of wisdom garnered by our amazing guests this year.  Thank you to our audio engineer Connie Fisher who brilliantly put th...

Friday, December 10, 2021 Season I Episode 18: What Legal Documents Your Adult Children Need Now!

Today we speak with the amazing Sarah Morris, a legacy and estate planning attorney in Denver, Colorado.  Sarah specializing in wills, trusts, and phi...

Friday, November 26, 2021 Season I Episode 17 Part II: Holidays - and your Adult Children - Ginny Jones

Welcome to another episode of BITE YOUR TONGUE.  The is part 2 of  "Holidays and your Adult Children."Connie Fisher, our audio engineer co-h...

Wednesday, November 24, 2021 Season I Episode 17 Part I: Holidays - and your Adult Children - Jane Isay

This is part I of our double whammy holiday episodes.  Part 2 will drop on Friday - that's only two days from now.  Today we speak with Jane Isay...

Friday, November 12, 2021 Season I: Episode 16 When Grown Kids Disappoint Us

Today we speak with Jane Adams, PhD and author of the book, When Our Grown Kids Disappoint Us, Letting Go of Their Problems, Loving them Anyways and G...

Friday, October 29, 2021 Season I Episode 15: Mental Health Matters - Understanding and Supporting

For parents of adult children, mental health disease is one of our most frightening thoughts.  We are hoping this episode will help us understand, sup...

Friday, October 8, 2021 Season I: Episode 14: Empty Nest? Empty Marriage? Spice it Up!

Special episode with new guest host:  Connie Fisher. Connie is usually behind the scenes doing our tech work, but today she joined Denise to talk to  ...

Friday, October 1, 2021 Season I Episode 13: Hey Adult Kids We Need to Talk: Financial Planning with Cameron Huddleston

Today we talk to Cameron Huddleston, an award-winning journalist who has been writing for over 20 years on personal finance.  US News and World Report...

Sunday, September 12, 2021 Season I: Episode 12 ADULT-ISH: What it Means to Be a Young Adult

EPISODE NOTESJoining us today are Nyge Turner and Merk Nguyen, the hosts of the wildly popular podcast - Adult ISH. Produced by YR Media and Radiotopi...

About The Show

Did you ever expect being the parent of an adult child would be so difficult? Introducing "Bite Your Tongue," a look at exploring that next chapter in parenting: building healthy relationships with adult children. From money and finance to relationships and sibling rivalry, we cover it all. Even when to bite your tongue! Join me, Denise Gorant  as I bring together experts, parents and even young adults to discuss this next phase of parenting. We will chat, have some fun and learn about ourselves and our kids along the way!

on 9/24/2021

Love the guests and the hosts
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on 9/5/2021

Loved the grandparentimg podcast. I get great delight from my grandsons. Just to see the look on my two-year-old’s face when he arrives at our apartment and sees us is precious. Both grandsons love to sit and dunk a cookie in Granny’s tea. Hope they remember those times when they’re older.
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on 5/17/2021

This podcast with Denise and Dr. Ellen is inspiring for anyone who is a parent, has adult children and beyond. It can be a tricky landscape to be a parent at any age and the episodes enlighten you. Kudos for taking the brave step to have constructive conversations.
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