EP29: Juelia Kinney's Engagement, Breastfeeding on the Runway, and Host EvanBabes and Babies add
Elizabeth, Jade, and Carly aka "The Babes" are catching up with past guests and new ones. Carly sits down with Evan, and then with Juelia Kinney to get the scoop on this reality star's recent engagement. And better yet, she is going to be Carly's sister-in-law! Jade and Liz hop on a call with Mara Martin, Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Model who was recently seen breastfeeding down the runway. Mara received tons of attention since the fashion show but shares her personal journey of motherhood and breastfeeding with us. Happy International Breastfeeding Awareness Month!
EP28: Girl Chats with NICU Nurse Danielle MaltbyBabes and Babies add
Elizabeth, Jade and Carly aka "The Babes" are joined this episode by Danielle Maltby. You may know her from The Bachelor and Bachelor in Paradise, but we dive into her profession as a NICU Nurse. She talks about the rewards and difficulties of her job. She answers listener questions about her profession and personal life. Danielle opens our eyes and hearts to the families with babies in NICU care. She loves her job and takes it globally and she volunteers with women from around the world. She is an inspiration and a teacher to all women and leaves us feeling like we can make a difference.
EP27: Chatting with Blogging Sensation Amber Fillerup ClarkBabes and Babies add
Elizabeth, Jade and Carly aka "The Babes" are joined this episode by blogging sensation, Amber Fillerup Clark. Amber starting her blog, The Barefoot Blonde, 8 years ago not knowing it was going to take off and bring her amazing opportunities. She just announced she is pregnant with her third child and talks about how different each of her pregnancies have been. She opens up about motherhood, parenting toddlers, and what she is expecting to change with having 3 kids. Her blog touches on lifestyle, motherhood, parenting, and fashion. Amber keeps us entertained this episode and dives into all of the girl chat with us!
EP26: Lindsie Chrisley Knows BestBabes and Babies add
Elizabeth, Jade and Carly aka "The Babes" are joined this episode by Lindsie Chrisley from the hit Reality TV Show, Chrisley Knows Best. She shares all about being a boy mom, keeping her house clean, and being a mom during the social media age. She opens up about how she almost got divorced and how they worked things out. Lindsie shares her crazy birth story with Jaskcon and she debates on having another kid. She keeps it 100% real with us and leaves us with wise parenting and relationship advice.
EP25: Marriage, Babies and Business, with Kaitlyn BristoweBabes and Babies add
Elizabeth, Jade and Carly aka "The Babes" are joined this episode by Kaitlyn Bristowe, The Bachelorette of season 11. Kaitlyn answers listener questions and addresses the "when are you getting married?" hot topic. She opens up about wanting babies and when she and Shawn see themselves becoming parents. Kaitlyn has many business ventures and speaks about balancing her life and whats coming up next. She speaks about dealing with body shaming and how she wants to encourage women to be unapologetically themselves. She is a breath of fresh air and has up laughing all the way through!
EP24: Miscarriage and Loss with Psychologist Jessica ZuckerBabes and Babies add
*Trigger warning! This episode deals with miscarriage and loss.
Elizabeth, Jade and Carly aka "The Babes" are joined this episode by Jessica Zucker. She is a women's reproductive and maternal health psychologist. Jessica shares the importance of processing and grieving through loss and miscarriage. She gives loss a new meaning and aims to create conversations around this sometimes taboo subject. She shares her personal journey of miscarriage and how she has started a campaign to help give a voice to those who feel they cannot speak up. Jessica answers listener questions and gives us a vast knowledge on this subject and how to be there for those who are grieving.
EP23: Question & Answer with The BabesBabes and Babies add
Elizabeth, Jade, and Carly aka “The Babes” are keeping it honest and real as they discuss pregnancy, labor, motherhood, and women’s bodies. In this episode the babes do another fun Q&A from listeners who want to know some more intimate details of their personal lives! Listen to get the inside scoop!
EP22: Mom So Hard with Instagram Sensation Maya VorderstrasseBabes and Babies add
Elizabeth, Jade & Carly aka "The Babes" welcome Instagram sensation Maya Vorderstrasse. She is a trend-setting mom & the original letter board mom. She has twins, Zoey & Hazel, & opens up about the realities of balancing motherhood & marriage. Maya speaks her truth as a mother & because of her courage, she sets trends & was featured on MSN, ABC News, USMagazine, & more. She shares her journey w/ us & even though it hasn't always been easy, she wouldn't trade the beautiful chaos that we call motherhood. Don't forget to take advantage of that awesome Audible offer! Go to Audible.com/babes or text BABES to 500-500!
EP21: The Science of Egg FreezingBabes and Babies add
Elizabeth, Jade and Carly aka "The Babes" are joined by fertility nurse & women's health advocate Whitney Bischoff Angel. Whitney shares the egg freezing process & answers listener questions. She educates women to be proactive instead of reactive when it comes to their reproductive health. Carly went to visit Whiney at the Ova office in Chicago (pre Bella days) & shares her personal journey of freezing her fertility. Whitney is an expert on the topic & really gets Liz thinking that she may have to pay her a visit. After all, Ova's motto is "Your fertility is never going to be as young as it is today. Why wait?"
EP20: Hubby Hacked! Daddy Podcast TakeoverBabes and Babies add
Elizabeth, Jade & Carly aka "The Babes" are joined this episode by Tanner, Jade's husband, and Evan, Carly's husband. This is Tanner's 1st Father's Day & Evan's 1st since having a little girl. They share how having kids effects your life & your marriage. They answer listener questions about parental roles, expectations, & balancing work & family time. They dive into deep conversations & as always, keep it real. We love & appreciate our fathers & our babies' fathers, & hope you had a Happy Father's Day.
EP19: Pelvic Floor Health & Top Fitness TipsBabes and Babies add
"The Babes" are keeping it real as they discuss the glamorous life of womanhood & motherhood. Carly updates the Babes on her parent's house hunt in Nashville. Jade talks about how horrible she felt during Emmy's first swim lesson. Elizabeth shares about her meeting with a potential new doula client. Sarah Reardon, a pelvic floor physical therapist, talks all about the importance of pelvic floor health before, during, & after pregnancy. Alexa Jean Brown, aka Alexa Jean Fitness talks all things fitness. She answers the listeners questions and leaves us with three major health tips.
EP18: Unfiltered w/ the Bachelor's Jamie OtisBabes and Babies add
The Babes are keeping it real about womanhood & motherhood. Carly talks about her first flights w/ Bella. Jade shares the story of how Tanner became the Fairy GodFather. Liz reports on a funny mishap that happened on her recent road trip. The Babes then welcome Jamie Otis, who was on the Bachelor season 16, but found love on Love at First Sight. Jamie talks about her husband, overcoming miscarriage, the birth of her daughter, & balancing mommy life w/ work. She answers listener questions & leaves us with a few Mommy Tips. She also reveals what she is working on next.
EP17: We Salute YouBabes and Babies add
"The Babes" discuss the "glamorous" life of womanhood & motherhood. Jade & Carly are getting glammed while besties, Emmy and Bella, get to bond. Liz is visiting home in Vegas after almost a year. They welcome guest Deshauna Barber who is in the Army, was Miss USA, & speaks around the country about the needs of Veterans and how we can get involved. Plus Abby Knapp Morris, who lost her husband in Afghanistan when her daughter was 9 mos, opens up about being a military wife/widow. This episode is dedicated to all who serve in our military. We are so grateful for your service, your sacrifice, and for our freedom!
EP16: OMG My Mother Was Right About Everything!Babes and Babies add
Elizabeth, Jade, and Carly aka “The Babes” start this episode out by catching up on their Mother’s Day events. It’s Jade and Carly’s first Mother’s Day and they share all of the details that made it special. Then the Babes invited Connie, Kim, and Maryann aka “The Babes’ Mom’s” to join the conversation asking them all of the intimate details from their conception to birth. They learn a little more about their mothers as they share some laughs and tears in special Mother’s Day episode.
EP15: This is NUTS…or is it PEA-NUTS?!Babes and Babies add
Elizabeth, Jade & Carly aka “The Babes” are keeping it honest & real on pregnancy, labor, &women’s bodies. Jade shares her bad-mom moment for the week. Carly discusses her long time struggle w/ food allergies & why she’s nervous to start Bella on solids. Then guest Justin Baldoni from Jane the Virgin, joins them & talks about being a boss dad & how he’s teamed up with the National Peanut Board to share his experience w/ introducing peanuts to his children. They're joined by Sherry, National Peanut Board dietitian, who shares w/ us when, why, & how to safely introduce peanuts to your kids!
EP14: Q&A with THE BABESBabes and Babies add
Elizabeth, Jade and Carly aka “The Babes” are keeping it honest and real as they discuss pregnancy, labor, and women’s bodies. In this episode the babes do a fun Q&A from listeners who want to know some intimate details of their personal lives! Get the inside scoop on their relationships, sex lives, and motherhood.
EP13: Smashing the StigmaBabes and Babies add
Elizabeth, Jade and Carly aka "The Babes" start this episode out by catching each other up on their week's events. Carly talks about her date night with Evan and tells us about how dating has changed since becoming a mom. Jade confesses to breastfeeding on a ride at Disney World and getting stuck when it broke down. Liz shares her excitement about her client who had a successful VBAC this week. The Babes then bring on special guest, Johanna Kandel, to educate them on why eating disorders are on the rise for women in their forties. Johanna founded the nonprofit organization, the Alliance for Eating Disorders Awareness, which provides outreach, education, and intervention. She worked hard to get Barack Obama to sign a piece of legislature to educate health providers on eating disorders. Johanna smashes the stigma that eating disorders are a choice. They are a serious biologically-influenced mental illness. She shares her story of fear of infertility and how her unexpected pregnancy brought everything in her life full circle. The Babes then have Erin Childs, a mother of four boys, share her journey of struggling with an eating disorder. She opens up about how it has effected her as a wife and mother and how she now strives to support others who are going through it. 4 out 10 Americans have either suffered or have known someone who has suffered from an eating disorder. Listen to this episode to learn all about how to help those who are suffering.
Episode 12: Shining with Ashley LeMieuxBabes and Babies add
Elizabeth, Jade, and Carly aka "The Babes" feel inspired and uplifted this episode as special guest Ashley LeMieux comes on for a personal and heart opening interview. The babes start with girl talk as Jade shares her amazing hair makeover she got recently before they dive into dream meanings, forgetting people's names, getting exterminated and having all the laughs. Ashley LeMieux, founder of The Shine Project, joins the conversation to share her story of love, sacrifice, loss, and change. She inspires women globally and makes a difference in the lives of inner city kids in her community despite the obstacles and loss that she's faced. She leaves the Babes feeling inspired as she shares her strength and voice of hope that will leave you feeling like you can overcome life's challenges.
EP11: ALL Things mom w/ Guest Catherine Giudici LoweBabes and Babies add
Elizabeth, Jade and Carly aka “The Babes” are keeping it honest and real as they discuss pregnancy, labor, and women’s bodies.
Jade begins by telling Carly and Liz the cringiest story about a childs’ first birthday she attended over the weekend, and how she failed BIG TIME. It’s everyone worst nightmare, and also a story full of hilarity.
The Babes then welcome special guest, and Bachelor Favorite Catherine Giudici Lowe. Catherine opens up about ALL things mom. She talks about her first pregnancy with son Samuel, as well as his birth story. How her second pregnancy is going. Her relationship with Sean, and how she keeps the spark alive. And gives the most real, wise, and poignant advice for all of us moms out there!
EP10: Girl Talk with Juelia KinneyBabes and Babies add
The Babes are joined by guest host Juelia Kinney from The Bachelor and Bachelor in Paradise. Juelia talks about how she got her babe bod back after giving birth to daughter Ireland, dating as a single mom, raising a girl, and the big changes in her life since the Bachelor! (Like, could be become Carly’s sister!?)