Be Calm on Ahway Island® Podcast features relaxing, original short stories for kids!  Each episode begins with a guided meditation and contains a positive message — perfect for bedtime, nap time, or any time it’s relax time!

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273. Clean Dragon: a mindful kids’ story

Our dragon is a muddy mess! How will it get clean?

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631: Cat Conundrum: a calming meditation and story for kids

Kit Cat is happy in her new home with Marta, but she learns that sometimes she needs to listen to what Marta tells her.

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272. Silly Scenery: a calming nap time story for children

Brianna, Rogelio, and Helen paint scenery for their play on a rainy day.

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629: Secret Superpower: a calming bedtime and nap time story for children

Lisa visits Mrs. Tang for help with her reading, and learns that she has a secret superpower!

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271. Imagination Power: a kids’ meditation and story

Chance the cardboard box is colorful and ready for a new adventure! Today the kids use their friend to explore their island home.

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627: Vociferous Vacuum: a guided meditation and soothing story

Varnika Vacuum wants to be quieter, like her friend Bradley Broom. But Bradley wants to be more like Varnika. Will they both learn that they each have special strengths?

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270. Finding the Trail: an original short story for kids

Bodhi the beach buggy follows a stream into the woods and loses his way.  How will he find his way back?

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625: Introducing Payton Platypus: a relaxing story for kids

Perry Platypus doesn't want to be called "Perry" anymore. Can his friends help him find the perfect name?

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268. The Puddle Stomp: a mindful story and meditation for kids

Our dragon plays in the mud on its way to visit Terry and Charlie truck.

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623: Window Cat: a soothing relaxation and bedtime story

Kit Cat likes to sit in the window of the Ahway Island Animal Shelter. Maybe sitting in the window will help her find her forever home!

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267. Wait For Me!: a calming bedtime and naptime story for children

Mike goes for a hike with Ian's family. As everyone winds through the trees Mike worries about being left behind.

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621: A Safe Sea: a kids’ meditation and story

Shayla Shark finds a place where she feels she belongs with the help of her good friend Sean Shark.

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266. Colorful Cardboard: a calming bedtime and nap time story with a positive message

Chance Cardboard Box almost gets recycled. How can the kids make sure it doesn't happen again?

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619: Relaxing Riverbank: a calming short story for children

Morgan Mole learns the importance of self care from their new friend, Diana Duck

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265. Island Wonder: a calming bedtime and nap time story for kids

The Train notices the calm sea is always nearby and visits the airport to ask the planes a question. Are we on an island?

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617: Caring Cardinal: a relaxing story for children

Britney Love learns how to be patient with her dad at the Ahway Island Animal Shelter.

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264. Brave Bunny: a calming bedtime and nap time story for children

Ballet Bunny thumps her foot at the Spring storm to warn her friends and scare away the thunder.  WIll it work?

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614: Wishful Waiting: a mindful children’s story

Britney Love learns how to be patient with her dad at the Ahway Island Animal Shelter.

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259. What’s The Weather?: a calming bedtime and nap time story

There's a lot of excitement on Ahway Island about what Gus Groundhog thinks about the weather!

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612: Hair Power!: a mindful kids’ story

Callie meets her new friend Anora and the other kids to learn about how their hair makes them all unique.

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243. The Spectacular Sky: a guided relaxation and calming story

Dragon and Bianca share a fantastic night looking at the night sky on Ahway Island.

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610: Race Car Referee: a calming short story for children

Blanka Bunny learns how to play with some new toys who aren't exactly the same as her.

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242. Animal Train: an original short story for kids

Billy and Emily have a terrific time riding the Ahway Island Solar Train to the animal sanctuary.

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608: Cartwheel Capers: a meditation and calming bedtime story

Allie is practicing her cartwheels, but it's harder than she expected. Fortunately, her cousin Alice is there to help her out!

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238. A Polar Pal: a soothing relaxation and kid’s bedtime story

Dragon goes back to land of ice and meets Bianca!

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606: Hat Adventure: a relaxation and story for your nap time routine

When Britney and Alma Raincoat walk to Grammy's house in the rain and wind, Halima Hat has an adventure of her own.

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237. Vacation!: a relaxing story and meditation for kids

While playing on the beach, Max and Mia learn that they need to think about how other people feel while playing.

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604: Rainy Ramble: a calming meditation and story for kids

Alma Raincoat is ready to spend some fun time in the rain...but one of her buttons is missing!

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235. Playful Plow: a relaxing story and mindful relaxation

Sidney Snow Plow has a big day clearing snow, and still makes time to say hi to their friends!

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602: Park Playtime: a meditation and story for your bedtime routine

Max wants to play frisbee with his friends at the park but remembers he promised to walk Zip Yorkie Dog with Grandma Tang first.

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