Or listen here or here. Today's episode we're talking twins with our friend Katharine Luong. She is the mom to identical twin boys and shares what her postpartum experience was like. We chatted about support systems and the postpartum traditions of her Chinese-American in-laws and the importance of realizing you don't have to feel emotions … Continue reading Episode 18: Katie Luong
Or listen here or here. I’m Anna Hithersay and in this special edition of the podcast we will be talking with Keriann MacElroy about the Cry It Out method of sleep training. If you haven’t met Keriann yet, she was our guest on Episodes 16 and 17, she is a certified sleep sense sleep … Continue reading Special Episode 2: Cry-it-Out
Or listen here or here. In today's episode we are wrapping up the conversation between Anna and Keriann MacElroy, a professional sleep consultant at Dream Factory Sleep Solutions. The discussion includes her certification as a sleep consultant, tips and tricks for helping your baby sleep, and what it was that helped Keriann's son sleep at … Continue reading Episode 17: Sleep Struggles, pt. 2 with Keriann MacElroy
Or listen here or here. On today's episode, Anna is talking about sleep struggles with a professional sleep consultant. Keriann MacElroy of Dream Factory Sleep Solutions knows what it’s like to be at your wits end over your baby’s sleep. She turned her family's struggles and successes into a business and now helps families work through … Continue reading Episode 16: Sleep Struggles, pt. 1 with Keriann MacElroy
Or listen here or here. In this episode Anna and Rhiannon discuss how the postpartum and post-adoption season brings changes to the division of labor in your home, how you communicate, and your sex life. Using their own stories and wisdom they have gleaned over the years, they discuss the normal changes in your marriage … Continue reading Episode 15: Marriage Changes
Or listen here or here. On today's episode we're chatting with Anna's friend Emily. She's a wife and mom to two boys and she works part-time in a big office building downtown which means we inevitably ended up discussing breast pumps and other working mom dilemmas. Emily can see the humor in just about everything … Continue reading Episode 14: Emily K.
Or listen here or here. In today's episode, Rhiannon and Anna sit down with Katie Purkey to discuss her postpartum experiences. She had three c-sections and breastfeeding struggles that were painful, both physically and emotionally. But she speaks with such tenderness about the wonder of holding her babies. It might make you want another one!! … Continue reading Ep. 5: Katie Purkey
Or listen here or here. In today's episode Anna and Rhiannon chat about various areas of preparation they did when they were welcoming a baby or child home. The chat about nurseries, diaper bags, and visitors as well as some thoughts on being emotionally prepared. Show notes: IKEA crib Wet bags pottery barn backpacks Days … Continue reading Ep. 4: Post-baby Prep