Episodes
Actor, voice teacher, and business coach Jenna Pastuszek just gave birth to her first child. She shares the ups and downs of her fertility journey and pregnancy as well as her "musical style" birth story in this fun and informative episode. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 12/01/22
Writer, actress, and producer Virginia Rand DeWitt has just given birth to her first child. She shares about the twists and turns of her labor and birth journey and her recovery after 6 weeks postpartum. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 11/23/22
Published 11/23/22
Writer, actress, and producer Virginia Rand DeWitt is pregnant with her first child. In this episode, she candidly shares about her experience with drugs and alcohol during her early life and her career as an actor, her harrowing journey to sobriety, and plans for her upcoming home birth. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 11/17/22
Pharmacologist and Ayurvedic counselor Dr. Amaris Rodriquez was planning for an all natural home birth. Join us as she shares her postpartum journey of navigating the many challenges of her first birth. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 11/10/22
Pharmacologist and Ayurvedic counselor Dr. Amaris Rodriguez is expecting her first child and has plans for an unconventional birth approach. Dr. Rodriguez shares her pregnancy journey thus far, her experience with miscarriage, and her approach to juggling wellness and Western medicine. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 11/03/22
Dr. Bojana Jankovic Weatherly, who practices Integrative & Functional Medicine, joins the show to talk about science-backed treatments that help achieve optimal thyroid health, how to recognize thyroid issues, and healing the body as a whole.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 10/27/22
Just weeks after welcoming her second child via surrogate, Lexi Barry tells us about her surrogacy experience, the final weeks, what happens in the delivery room, and the unique decisions made during the process.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 10/20/22
After experiencing 3 miscarriages, IVF, a traumatic first birth, and challenges brought on by Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, Lexi Barry decided to have her second child via surrogate. Lexi shares the ups and downs of her first pregnancy, birth, and finding a surrogate in this unique birth journey. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 10/13/22
Personal development coach Kathrin Zenkina candidly shares about her (over 44 hour!) challenging and awakening birth experience which was hyper focused on flexibility and the power of manifestation. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 10/06/22
Personal development coach and CEO of 'Manifestation Babe' Kathrin Zenkina, shares her childhood as a Russian Ukrainian, starting her business, listening to her intuition, and her pregnancy journey thus far with her first child. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 09/29/22
Actress, author, environmentalist, and new mom Olesya Rulin just welcomed her first child. She shares her emotionally intense 48 hour transformation in this beautiful, powerful, and raw birth journey. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 09/22/22
Russian-American actress, author, environmentalist, and first time mom Olesya Rulin is 29 weeks pregnant. Olesya shares insight into her early acting career, her struggles with mental health, and her pregnancy journey thus far. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 09/15/22
Fashion designer and stylist Esmee Geeratz returns to share her birth journey. At 36 weeks, she is planning for a home birth with her breech baby. Tune in to hear how it all unfolds in this special after birth episode.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 09/08/22
Fashion designer and stylist Esmee Geeratz is pregnant with her first child. She shares her pregnancy journey thus far, from contracting covid in the second trimester, to finding out her baby is breech in the last few weeks of pregnancy, to changing her midwife at 36 weeks.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 09/01/22
External Cephalic Version (ECV) is a manual technique used to help turn Breech babies' heads down. Here to discuss the pros, cons, and different variations of ECV is award winning OBGYN / maternal fetal medicine specialist and repeat podcast guest Dr. Nate Fox. This podcast has been brought to you in part by LMNT electrolyte drink mix. You can get a free sample pack with every order at drinklmnt.com/berlin . Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 08/25/22
International Certified Newborn Care Specialist and Certified Sleep Consultant Summer Hartman is here to talk about all things sleep. Many new parents find themselves struggling to get their little ones to sleep. That's where Summer's Sleep Secrets comes in. This sleep consultation service offers training and tips for families to help get their babies and toddlers to sleep through the night. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 08/22/22
After the sudden death of Alessandra's doctor, Dr. Jay Goldberg, her birth plan changes drastically just days before birth. Alessandra shares fond memories of Dr. Goldberg and her dramatic and spiritual birth story. This podcast has been brought to you in part by LMNT electrolyte drink mix. You can get a free sample pack with every order at drinklmnt.com/berlin . Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 08/18/22
Actress and podcaster Alessandra Torresani is best known for her role as Claire in The Big Bang Theory and for her insightful, funny, and revealing podcast about mental health. She is currently pregnant with her first child and joins us to talk about her personal journey living with bi-polar disorder, pregnancy, and upcoming plans for birth. This podcast has been brought to you in part by LMNT electrolyte drink mix. You can get a free sample pack with every order at drinklmnt.com/berlin...
Published 08/11/22
Fitness coach Michele Maturo returns with details of her empowering Trial of Labor After Cesarean with her second birth.  This podcast has been brought to you in part by LMNT electrolyte drink mix. You can get a free sample pack with every order at drinklmnt.com/berlin . Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 08/04/22
Naturepedic is a company with a mission; safer, healthier sleep for the whole family. Father of four and Naturepedic head of marketing Arin Schultz explains how traditional crib mattresses are made and how Naturepedic had to get innovative to overcome substantial obstacles and produce their award winning organic natural mattresses.  This episode is sponsored by Naturepedic Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 08/02/22
Michele Maturo, fitness coach and creator of the fitness app 'Move With Michele', is pregnant and exploring her options for a Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC) after her initial labor experience ended in an unexpected cesarean birth. Michele describes her first pregnancy and birth, including some of the postnatal physical and emotional struggles, lessons learned, and what she is doing differently this time around. This podcast has been brought to you in part by LMNT electrolyte drink mix....
Published 07/28/22
Jenna Ushkowitz returns to discuss the end-of-pregnancy scramble of exploring options for her baby (who was still in a breech presentation) as time was running out. Listen in as Jenna shares how she chose which path to travel and not travel as well as how her birth turned out. This podcast has been brought to you in part by LMNT electrolyte drink mix. You can get a free sample pack with every order at drinklmnt.com/berlin . Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 07/22/22
Actress, Producer, Author, and Podcaster Jena Ushkowitz is a few weeks away from the birth of her first child, who is currently breech. Jena talks about her early life as an adopted child, her professional acting career starting at age 3, and her plans for her upcoming birth. This podcast has been brought to you in part by LMNT electrolyte drink mix. You can get a free sample pack with every order at drinklmnt.com/berlin . Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 07/14/22
Mom, Author, ENT surgeon, and Breastfeeding expert Dr. Linda Dahl sheds light on all things breastfeeding. Sharing her own breastfeeding challenges and how it's helped her create a unique approach to helping women at any stage of their breastfeeding journey. This podcast has been brought to you in part by LMNT electrolyte drink mix. You can get a free sample pack with every order at drinklmnt.com/berlin . Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 07/07/22