Daily Living Radio Show

Daily Living Radio Show

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How can I pay off my credit cards faster? Connect my aging parents to help they need? Keep my kids safer on the Internet? Prepare myself well to make a smart home purchase? Tune in to Daily Living every Monday at 7:10 a.m. on KBEM-FM (Jazz 88.5) in the Twin Cities when special guests from Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota will share insightful guidance and solutions for everyday life. You can find and listen to specific show segments you are interested in below!

If you live outside the Greater Twin Cities area, you can listen to KBEM-FM through live streaming.


January 2021

Jan 11

For many Minnesotans, it can be easy to feel down during our cold, dark winters.

But, when should we get help for our Winter Blues? Jan Haugrud with LSS Behavioral Health discussed ways to preserve our mental wellness during winter during a recent segment of Daily living on KBEM.

Listen to Jan's interview on KBEM. 

Jan 7

Kate LePage with LSS serves as a regional navigator with Minnesota’s Safe Harbor initiative, legislation aiming to prevent sex trafficking survivors under the age of 18 from being charged or treated as juvenile delinquents.

She recently talked about her work on a segment of Daily Living.

Listen to Kate's interview on KBEM. 

December 2020

Dec 21

Natasha Oreskovich is the senior program manager of StreetWorks, a collaborative of youth-serving nonprofits that have provided street-based outreach to youth experiencing homelessness in the Twin Cities area since 1994.

She was recently featured on KBEM Daily Living to discuss how StreetWorks reaches youth, new challenges with COVID-19 and how we as a community can help.

Listen to Natasha's interview at KBEM. 

November 2020

Nov 30

The holidays will be much different for many of us this year. But like other years, the season comes with financial pressure that might be exacerbated by the pandemic.

Elaina Johannessen with LSS Financial Counseling was featured on a segment of KBEM Daily Living to discuss how we can manage our spending this holiday season.

Listen to Elaina’s interview on KBEM.

Nov 23

By 2030, it is projected that there will be more older adults that school-aged children in the U.S.

Lisa Beardsley with LSS Caregiver and Companion services was featured on KBEM Daily Living to discuss the service’s work with the University of Minnesota to better meet the needs of older adults in our communities. The goal of the partnership is to evaluate the effectiveness and impact on person-centered care provided by volunteer companions.

Listen to Lisa’s interview on KBEM.

Nov 16

Buying a home is one of the biggest decisions many people make. Jenn Kostek with LSS Financial Counseling was featured on KBEM Daily Living to discuss how potential homebuyers can assess their financial situation, address barriers like credit and what resources are available to them.

Listen to Jenn’s interview on KBEM.