Mothering

05 Jan Preparing Your Finances for Baby with Amy Brackett CFA

Did you know it will cost a middle-income couple slightly more than $245,000 to raise a child born in 2013 to the age of 18?!  On this episode of  "Yoga| Birth | Babies," I speak with financial advisor, Amy Brackett.  She and I discuss the...

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03 Dec Mom of Month: Meet Bridget Tichar!

What has surprised you most about motherhood thus far? I’m most surprised with how many other moms are now my friends! The commonality of going through pregnancy, labor, birth, and raising a child is such a unifying experience that I instantly have a connection with...

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27 Nov Taking Charge of Postpartum Health with Dr. Debra Bingham

In this episode of "Yoga | Birth | Babies," I speak with founder and Executive Director of the Institute for Perinatal Quality Improvement, Dr Debra Bingham.  Recently in the news there have been articles discussing the study “Nurses' Knowledge and Teaching of Possible Postpartum Complications”...

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04 Nov Big Beings, Little Body: The New Parenting Paradigm with Carrie Contey PhD

Today on "Yoga | Birth | Babies," I speak with internationally recognized coach, author, speaker and educator, Carrie Contey.  Carrie and I have a lively and enlightening discussion about why understanding your child’s brain will help you become a better parent.  A helpful episode for...

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31 Oct Mom of Month: Meet Jamie Hurwitz!

What has surprised you most about motherhood thus far? There is no “normal.” I can’t get over how different every baby is. As a brand new mom, I love having the PYC community to connect with other moms, and naturally, the conversation turns to our...

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13 Oct “The Big Let Down” author Kimberly Seals Allers

In this episode of Yoga | Birth | Babies, I speak with journalist and author of the book, The Big Let Down- How Medicine, Big Business and Feminism Undermine Breastfeeding.  Kimberly and I discus the role of big pharmaceutical companies and the push for baby...

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06 Oct Community Birth Stories with Chantal Eder

In this episode of Yoga | Birth | Babies, I speak with new mother and yoga teacher, Chantal Eder. We discus the the challenges and joys of pregnancy and new motherhood. Chantal also opens up about her surprisingly unique birth and processing the experience. New...

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01 Oct Mom of the Month: Meet Corinne Low!

If you’ve met Corinne Low, you’d remember her. She’s got infectious energy, a wealth of sound advice, and an admirable dedication to breastfeeding, i.e. pumping while practicing yoga. She also has “a really interesting motherhood story because although Kai is my first baby, I’ve been...

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22 Sep Minisode: Preparing for Your Birth

This week on "Yoga | Birth | Babies" I wanted to talk to you about preparing for birth. As a speaker and teacher I'm frequently asked, "What tips would you give expectant parents?" Well based on my experience and what I see in my students,...

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12 Sep Lack of Postpartum Support is Hurting New Mothers

Every Wednesday between 12 and 12:15 pm I check in with the mothers who have come to take postnatal yoga. While many different women have cycled through in the past 15 years, many of the issues, concerns, and complaints remain the same. Feeling overwhelmed, completely...

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