#88 "Catching Up"

MommyBeta is a show about motherhood and parenting, hosted by four new mommies, trying to make the world a better place by raising good people.

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Episode: #88 "Catching Up"
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38:37 (18.7 MB)
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Description: This week we catch up after a month-long hiatus. We also talk about the science of breastmilk and Nic's 3rd birthday.


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#87 "Welcome Back Jennifer"

MommyBeta is a show about motherhood and parenting, hosted by four new mommies, trying to make the world a better place by raising good people.

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Episode: #87 "Welcome Back Jennifer"
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31:25 (15.2 MB)
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Description: This week we congratulate Jennifer on her birth and birth story, we discuss the increase in midwives delivering babies, and dealing with a picky eater. We also announce that we are going to move the MommyBeta podcast to a monthly show. Thanks for your support everyone!


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#86 "Boys Behavior"

MommyBeta is a show about motherhood and parenting, hosted by four new mommies, trying to make the world a better place by raising good people.

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Episode: #86 "Boys Behavior"
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21:26 (10.5 MB)
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Description: This week we discuss raising boys, having your baby the way you want to have your baby, and a few cloth diapering tricks.


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#85 "Fly The Unfriendly Skies"

MommyBeta is a show about motherhood and parenting, hosted by four new mommies, trying to make the world a better place by raising good people.

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Episode: #85 "Fly The Unfriendly Skies"
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25:29 (12.4 MB)
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Description: This week we discuss Natali's crappy experience flying with United airlines, using bribery to get your child to cooperate, and the best way to circumsize a boy.


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#84 "Introducing Baby to Toddler"

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Episode: #84 "Introducing Baby to Toddler"
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33:29 (16.2 MB)
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Description: On this week's show, the MommyBetas discuss ways to gently introduce a new baby to your toddler including gift ideas for toddler and baby, and why you shouldn't fret too much over how much your little one is eating.


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#83 "Big Birth Decisions"

MommyBeta is a show about motherhood and parenting, hosted by four new mommies, trying to make the world a better place by raising good people.

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Episode: #83 "Big Birth Decisions"
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29:05 (14.1 MB)
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Description: Alex discusses her decision to have a planned C for baby #2, Jennifer considers a doula for a possible VBAC, Nathalee shares the tale of Baby Z's birth and all of the ladies talk about how to keep new-baby-visitors under control.


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#82 "Weighing the Risks"

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Episode: #82 "Weighing the Risks"
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35:05 (17 MB)
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Description: On this week's podcast, we discuss family time vs. work time and how moms do it better, cord blood banking and great gifts for plastic phobes. Merry Christmas - Happy Holidays to all!


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#81 "Fertility and Infertility"

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Episode: #81 - "Fertility and Infertility"
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26:54 (13.1 MB)
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Description: In this week's podcast we talk about struggling to get pregnant, waiting too long to get pregnant, and feeling lonely before you are pregnant.


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#80 - "Hands Off The Pickle"

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Episode: #80 - "Hands Off The Pickle"
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31:36 (15.3 MB)
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Description: This week we discuss new rules for baby food, a new study that shows that dads are pitching in more around the house, a few silly child gifts for the holidays, and Kate Middleton's pregnancy.


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#79 "Easy For You To Say"

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Episode: #79 "Easy For You To Say"
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31:02 (15.1 MB)
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Description: This week we discuss Marissa Mayer's "easy" baby, transitioning to a big boy bed, tasks and rewards for second time daddies, and what NOT to buy our children for Christmas this year.


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#78 "Booze, Babies and Fish"

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Episode: #78 "Booze, Babies and Fish"
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22:18 (10.9 MB)
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Description: This episode we discuss indulging in alcohol, fish and other "riskier" activities during pregnancy and two studies supporting why it may be ok when you make smart choices. We also discuss the recent election, racism and our impressionable tots.


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#77 "Second Potties and Second Children"

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Episode: #77 "Second Potties and Second Children"
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25:13 (12.3 MB)
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Description: Today, the mommies discuss what happens after the 3-day potty bootcamp (how many potties do you really need?), WAHM and SAHM guilt, and apologies to our second children. We also touched briefly on holiday cards, and Nathalee recommended postcards from Zazzle--cheap, easy and pretty!


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#76 "Having Baby Boys"

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Episode: #76 "Having Baby Boys"
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25:25 (12.4 MB)
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Description: This week we discuss a lot about boys! Jennifer and Alex share their fears and excitement about having boys and Nathalee shares her experience with her two boys. We also talk about whether it's best to make your own Halloween costume or buy! Hope you have a safe and Happy Halloween!


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#75 "Cavernous Vaginas"

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Episode: #75 "Cavernous Vaginas"
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29:35 (14.4 MB)
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Description: This week we discuss what a vaginal birth does to your body and your va-jay-jay! Yikes! We also rant about recent organic food studies such as this one that we think can be misleading. And we talk about surviving the holidays!


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#74: "Mommying is Hard"

MommyBeta is a show about motherhood and parenting, hosted by four new mommies, trying to make the world a better place by raising good people.

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Episode: #74: "Mommying is Hard"
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27:39 (13.4 MB)
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Description: We MommyBetas admit and discuss how parenting isn't all sunshine and roses, the best pieces of parenting advice, whether maternity leave is wasted on new parents and our last MB baby turning two and how MB Jennifer feels about that. Join us!


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#73 "Sexy Time"

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Episode: #73 "Sexy Time"
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23:41 (11.5 MB)
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Description: This week we discuss getting ready to have sex post baby, the benefits of childcare, and setting up an urban nursery for Alex's new baby #2 on the way!!


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#72 "SmartPhones & Smart Mommies"

MommyBeta is a show about motherhood and parenting, hosted by four new mommies, trying to make the world a better place by raising good people.

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Episode: #72 "SmartPhones & Smart Mommies"
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36:20 (17.6 MB)
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Description: The MommyBetas discuss challenges when nursing isn't enough and giving in to formula, how texting is hurting our children, literally, reasons you may not be ready to have a baby and the trials and tribulations that go with transitioning to a toddler bed. We also announce the winner of the Pottery Barn Kids Halloween costume!


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#71 "More Potty Mouth"

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Episode: #71 "More Potty Mouth"
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28:10 (13.7 MB)
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Description: More potty training talk this week! Get ready! We also discuss daddy play dates, motivating your children to learn, and some birth announcement art. We also discuss a video about a little boy whose lovey returns home after four years. Get your tissues out!


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#70 "Show Me The Money"

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Episode: #70 "Show Me The Money"
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29:37 (14.4 MB)
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Description: This week we discuss whether or not giving toddlers incentives such as money or treats is manipulation. We also discuss the use of physical restraints as punishment in schools, your toddler's attachment to a stuffed animal, and how to know when you're finished having babies.


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#69 "And Then There Were Two"

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Episode: #68 "Daddy Appreciation"
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34:59 (17.2 MB)
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Description: This week we discuss sharing breastmilk with other mommies, getting over our jealousy and resentment and actually appreciating daddies, and a little more about how the French do it. We also issue a friendly reminder to keep those batteries away from the kiddos!


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