June 3, 2013
(Original air date: June 11, 2012) America's favorite TV dad is back with his Thicke's Picks for Father's Day! Alan Thicke, best known as the head of the Seaver family on Growing Pains, is a dad, actor, author, singer and composer. He's authored several parenting books, including "How to Raise Kids Who Won't Hate You" and is father to popular singer, Robin Thicke. Find out what he recommends getting Dad for Father's Day! Ever wanted to be a Mom Inventor? Have a great idea for a product? We have two mom inventors joining us today, Susan Hansen and Becky Rasmussen, both winners of the Huggies MomInspired Grant Program. Find out how you can enter to win a grant from Huggies for your great idea! Savvy Mommy, Victoria Pericon, mom of 4 & momprenuer, shares her savvy tips for getting the best bang for your buck at the grocery store. Travel guru Johnny Jett tells us how to get away from it all by getting a great deal on your next vacation and why we should leave the technology behind so we can really relax! Teen cancer survivor Melinda Marchiano has written about her experience with pediatric cancer in a new book, Grace, A Child's Intimate Journey Through Cancer and Recovery. She joins us, along with Registered Nurse Brooke Cervin, to explain how a cancer diagnosis can be both meaningful and productive and how she stayed so positive through her cancer experience. Whether you are a brand new parent or have teenagers leaving the nest in a few short years, MomRN has advice, support, and encouragement to help you on your journey through parenthood. MomRN is walking right alongside you on this path, with two teenage kids of her own. Her expertise has helped thousands of parents as they strive to be the best parents they can be. Join MomRN and her expert guests each week for practical advice for raising a happy, healthy family.