Unbelievable Birth Stories (Well...That Happened)

October 12, 2021
1 hr 15 min
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Unbelievable Birth Stories (Well...That Happened)

Unbelievable Birth Stories (Well...That Happened)

October 12, 2021
1 hr 15 min
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CATEGORY: Society & Culture
Every mom remembers the moment she became a mother — the beautiful drama AND, very commonly, the deep and often unnecessary trauma. This week, we explore unbelievable birth stories... some crazy, some funny, some heartbreaking… but stories that will always unite us, and hopefully offer you a moment to reflect on this magical adventure, no matter how or when your kid was born.  Follow Tracey and Shayna on IG @bandofmothersofficial.  What we explore:  Tracey and Shayna share some of the more poignant and scary moments from their own births (31:44) Hear a live interview from viral TikTok sensation Meredith Bates as she shares the crazy events from the day her son was born prematurely (Hint: She saved someone having a heart attack at a Starbucks!) (12:46) Writer/director Alex Goldberg shares a birth story from a dad’s perspective  Listeners share their unbelievable stories, from C-sections to surrogates to a toilet birth (6:22) Shay sings “TIGHT,” recorded at one of our live Denver #BOMpod shows  Mentions:  Jen McLellan of Plus Mommy and Plus Size Birth  Dr. Marcy Crouch of The Down There Doc   Book: From the Hips: A Comprehensive, Open-Minded, Uncensored, Totally Honest Guide to Pregnancy, Birth, and Becoming a Parent by Rebecca Odes and Ceridwen Morris     To access any products or other endorsed items and brands mentioned in this episode, visit BOM.Market/Shop-The-Podcast.  Do you want to share an inspiring, hilarious, or amazing story that we can air on an upcoming episode? Take a peek at what we’re looking for next and leave us a message here: www.bandofmothers.com/shareyourstory  Looking for a great gift, or in the mood to treat yourself? Shop our delightfully curated marketplace of amazing goods selected for moms, by moms at BOM.Market, including our own handcrafted, bespoke line of super-clean wellness products, High Plains Market. Use code BOMPOD for 15 percent off your first order! Join our super high-vibe private Facebook group for moms, #BANDOFMOTHERS.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices