151 | Madelyn Carafa Shared Care, Vaginal Vacuum Assisted Delivery
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On this week’s episode, I talk to Madelyn who recently birthed her first baby, a girl named Georgia. Madelyn enjoyed a very smooth pregnancy, so smooth in fact that she didn’t really think about where she was going to birth until she was 20weeks pregnant. “In retrospect, I would have organised that earlier. I didn’t put enough emphasis on who to see, what to do, and the birth experience I wanted.” That said, she enjoyed the experience of shared care with her GP and the midwives at Sandringham Hospital who were, as she admits, the ideal support throughout her long labour. Madelyn admits that she’s always wanted to be a mum and yet she had never really considered the option of a natural birth. “My mum had cesarean births and I just presumed I would have one too. When I mentioned this to my GP she informed me that I had a low-risk pregnancy and therefore needed to prepare for a natural birth,” she says. This weeks episode is proudly sponsored by the memo
Beyond The Bump
Beyond The Bump
Beyond The Bump
We're back! - talking Christmas with kids, childcare, school holidays and so much more!
Beyond The Bump is a podcast brought to you by Jayde Couldwell and Sophie Pearce! A podcast targeted at mums, just like you! A place to have real conversations with honest and authentic people. Welcome back to Beyond The Bump. We’re so excited to have you here!  In our fifty-seventh episode, we start off by chatting about our Chrissies and New Years. We then talk about everything from school holidays, daycare, and potty training to 2021 goals, mental health and postnatal depression.  We hope you absolutely love this episode! This episode of Beyond the Bump is brought to you by Fisher-Price: A massive thank you for Fisher-Price’s ongoing support and sponsorships of our wonderful podcast. For those of you who haven't listened to our bespoke five-part miniseries for Fisher-Price, head to any of the podcast apps and you can catch up on any of the Beyond Play episodes there. You will not be disappointed.  We chatted to Fisher-Price Play Lab experts during these episodes about different milestones and helpful ways to play with your children at each stage of life. We also chatted to inspirational mothers, Turia Pitt and Jacinta Franklin about all things motherhood. My personal favorite parts were their My Kids Did What and Parenting Confession segments because it made us all feel normal when our kids completely humiliate us, or when we completely screw up as parents.  We've been super lucky to work with Fisher-Price over the last year and we've really gotten to know and love their range of amazing products.  We’d like to highlight a collection of their amazing toys they called Linkimals. They're a super cute way to teach little ones about shapes, counting colors and first words. What could be better than a kid learning to count from a sloth? And what's better? When Linkimals animals get together, they all talk to each other. They sing, they light up. It's like a real-life Toy Story. If you have an infant or toddler, nine months or old, Linkimals is perfect for hands-on play, helping your bubs learn shapes, colors, numbers, and so much more. You can check out the full range of Fisher-Price Linkimals at Target. Follow us on instagram at @beyondthebump.podcast to stay up to date with behind the scenes and future episodes.
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The Spill
The Spill
Mamamia Podcasts
WATCH CLUB: ‘Bump’ Will Make You Fall In Love With Aussie TV All Over Again
Welcome to this month's episode of Watch Club, where we indulge in a little deep dive into Stan's brand new original series Bump. Bump centres around Oly, an ambitious and high-achieving 16-year-old who has her entire life mapped out in front of her when she suddenly has a surprise baby.  Not a surprise pregnancy. A surprise baby.  It's about embracing the unexpected and learning to love the messy, unplanned parts of your life. And it will make you fall in love with Australian TV all over again.  This podcast is full of spoilers so we advise that you watch the series first and then listen to this episode. We would also love to know your thoughts on it too, so join us in our Facebook group for further discussion. The Spill is Mamamia’s daily entertainment podcast that catches you up on everything in entertainment and pop culture. It’s perfect for your commute home. CREDITS Hosts: Laura Brodnik & Kee Reece Producer: Madeline Joannou Watch the brand new original series Bump now, only on Stan. WANT MORE? Join us in our Facebook group to discuss everything pop culture... https://www.facebook.com/groups/2524018781153963/ Read all the latest entertainment news on Mamamia... https://mamamia.com.au/entertainment/ Follow us on Instagram @mamamiaentertainment https://www.instagram.com/mamamiaentertainment/  Subscribe to our Celebrity Newsletter...  https://www.mamamia.com.au/subscribe/ Join our Facebook page... https://www.facebook.com/mamamiaentertainment/ GET IN TOUCH Call us on the pod phone 02 8999 9386.  Email us at thespill@mamamia.com.au  Want to hear more Mamamia podcasts? You’ll find them here... https://mamamia.com.au/podcasts Mamamia acknowledges the Traditional Owners of the Land we have recorded this podcast on, the Gadigal people of the Eora Nation. We pay our respects to their Elders past and present and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
27 min
After Work Drinks
After Work Drinks
Isabelle Truman & Grace O'Neill
A Very Ultra Summer With... Mavournee Hazel
Hello angels. In the latest installment of our #VeryUltra summer, we’re talking to the talented, wonderful Mavournee Hazel. Mav is, to us, the definition of ‘Very Ultra’—firstly, just, aesthetically (if you’re one of her 90,000 Instagram followers you’ll already be obsessed with her style). More importantly, she is one of Australia’s most talented young actresses, regularly dubbed ‘The Next Margot Robbie’. That’s, in part, because she had a three-year stint on Neighbours, and has recently broken out on her own starring in the critically acclaimed Aussie drama series Halifax: Retribution. Refreshingly, Mavournee says her sights aren’t necessarily set on cracking it in Hollywood—she has a long-time love of the Australian film and TV, and is passionate about supporting the local industry. She’s also an advocate for diversifying our media landscape, and—inspired by the likes of Phoebe Waller-Bridge—has aspirations to produce and direct projects about complicated female characters. Mavournee is hilarious, a total open book, and extremely candid about her own mental health struggles—we absolutely adored this conversation and can’t wait for you to listen.  This episode is bought to you by our friends at Ultra Violette, who have partnered with After Work Drinks for the whole summer. Enter the code AWD10 at the checkout to receive 10% off your next order (excludes limited edition sets, can be used once, and not in conjunction with other offers).   See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
44 min
This Glorious Mess
This Glorious Mess
Mamamia Podcasts
Big Kids: How Two Aussie Mums Made Thousands More Feel Seen
Welcome to This Glorious Mess Big Kids. A twice-weekly look at parenting as it really is. Confusing, exhausting, inspiring, funny, and full of surprises. So many surprises. Holly and Andrew are back! And to kick off 2021, they reignite an age-old debate - What is the right age to give your child a phone?  Plus we're joined by the hilarious and refreshingly candid, Mandy Hose and Kate Jones, hosts of Too Peas in a Podcast. From humble podcast beginnings with ambitions of reaching thirty listeners to twelve months later surpassing well over 1 million, Mandy and Kate have achieved something quite special. They've inadvertently created a space for discussing educational barriers, stigmas and the family pressures that can come with parenting multiples with disabilities. So what made them want to start a podcast? And what drives them to share their truth? And of course, our nailed and failed of the week... Can Holly fight off a Tarantula?  LINKS  You can listen to Too Peas in a Podcast wherever you get your podcasts.  CREDITS Hosts:Holly Wainwright & Andrew Daddo Guests: Mandy Hose and Kate Jones, Hosts of Too Peas in a Podcast  Producer: Elissa Ratliff & Mikayla Floriano CONTACT US Send your parenting dilemmas to tgm@mamamia.com.au Looking for a community of like-minded parents? Join our Mamamia Parents Facebook Page... https://www.facebook.com/groups/1047713658714395/   Want a weekly parenting newsletter from Holly Wainwright?  Sign up here... https://www.mamamia.com.au/newsletter/ Looking for other podcasts to listen to?  You'll find all our Mamamia shows at https://mamamia.com.au/podcasts/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
38 min
Lady Startup Stories
Lady Startup Stories
Mamamia Podcasts
BONUS: The Evolution Of Zoe Foster Blake
We're dropping into your feed to share an episode of No Filter that we think you might like, with Zoe Foster Blake.  How do you become an accidental entrepreneur? Why is friendship so important in a marriage? Why is infidelity not a deal-breaker in relationships? And how do you juggle all the balls when your husband also makes a lot of things?  These were just some of the questions that Mia had during part two of her interview with Zoe Foster Blake. Listen to part one of Mia's interview with Zoe here: https://omny.fm/shows/no-filter/zoe-foster-blake-interview  THE END BITS You can find Zoe's new Audible original Clean Slate here: https://adbl.co/3e7CfSp  And you can get all of her books here: https://bit.ly/3e8KCNu  Follow Zoe Foster Blake on Instagram here: https://www.instagram.com/zotheysay/  GET IN TOUCH: Feedback? We’re listening! Call the pod phone on 02 8999 9386 or email us at podcast@mamamia.com.au Need more lols, info and inspo in your ears? Find more Mamamia podcasts here... https://www.mamamia.com.au/podcasts/ Check out our No Filter YouTube channel here... https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCvoiVNEFfHiJl8nC4NepRNw?view_as=subscriber CREDITS: Host: Mia Freedman. You can find Mia on Instagram here and get her newsletter here. With thanks to our guest: Zoe Foster Blake Executive Producer: Elissa Ratliff Assistant Production: Leah Porges  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
30 min
So Dramatic!
So Dramatic!
Megan Pustetto
Jamie Doran FINALLY responds to those shocking claims and ABUSIVE text messages he sent Niranga following their physical altercation!
*BONUS EPISODE* It's the tea you have all been waiting patiently for... Jamie Doran FINALLY responds to the shocking claims Niranga made about him on So Dramatic! and the string of abusive text messages he sent Niranga following their physical altercation! If you have been living under a rock and you missed the drama, please go back and listen to the episode with Niranga before proceeding past this point! To recap quickly, there was a fight that occurred on Boxing day between a number of Bachelor boys from various seasons that ended with a physical altercation, Jamie sending Niranga a series of threatening text messages and Niranga kicking Jamie out of his house and changing the locks! Jamie responds to all of these claims and tells his version of the shocking sequence of events! I can't even begin to summarise this episode, so you'll just have to listen for yourself! So much drama, so little time! *TRIGGER WARNING*: This episode discusses emotional abuse and physical violence and may be triggering for some people. If you are struggling with mental health please reach out to a dedicated support line. Beyond Blue - 1300 22 4636 Lifeline - 13 1114 Headspace - 1800 650 890 This is an independent podcast by entertainment journalist Megan Pustetto, who is dedicated to bringing the hottest gossip to your ears each week! The best way you can support So Dramatic!, is by subscribing to this podcast and leaving a (gushing!) review and (five star!) rating! Please keep super spreading the word about So Dramatic! either verbally with friends (or with people who aren’t your friends!) and on social media with your followers (or haters!) or any other ways you can think of (like shouting it from the rooftop!) - you will be doing God’s work! Want more of the latest gossip? Follow So Dramatic! on Instagram (@sodramaticpodcast_ & @sodramaticmedia), Facebook (So Dramatic! The Podcast) and join the PRIVATE Facebook group (So Dramatic! Podcast). Got a hot tip, request, question, or receipts? Email (hello@sodramaticmedia.com). For everything else So Dramatic! (including the new MERCH!), head over to the brand new website www.sodramaticmedia.com For all media enquiries and partnerships contact: stephanie@slpmgmt.com.au and antony@diamantina.com.au. Thank you for supporting and listening to So Dramatic!. Ciao for now! Kind regards, Megan x
1 hr 13 min
Shameless
Shameless
Shameless Media
Drivers licenses and 'the Baldwinitos'
HELLO! MAN OH MAN ARE WE HAPPY TO BE BACK! And HELLOOOO to Thursday, you fresh, sexy day! So glad we could make it! What a delight! What a time! What a year! On today’s show: A big ‘ol recap of the stories that dominated this summer and boy do we have a show for you. From Hilaria Baldwin’s Spanish controversy, to Armie Hammer’s deer heart ways, and Olivia Rodrigo’s viral chart-topping song - we’re covering every story we missed over the break. This week, Mich had a few watch recs! The Queen’s Gambit on Netflix, Bump on Stan, and of course, Bridgerton on Netflix. Zara recommended you read Rodham by Curtis Sittenfeld, The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett, and Pachinko by Min Jin Lee. To read that Hilaria Baldwin interview in The New York Times, head here. Thank you so much to today’s sponsor, Sweaty Betty. For 20% off their Power Leggings and all other items, use the code ‘SHAMELESS’ at checkout here. If this is your first time checking us out (hey, you), we are an independent media company that is dedicated to telling young women’s stories. The best way to support Shameless is to click ‘Follow’ on your Spotify app, and to tell your mates about us. We will reward such good behaviour with a puppy! Not everything in this paragraph is true! To catch up on everything Shameless, head to our website www.shamelessthepodcast.com. We cherish your feedback on the show, and would bloody love to hear your wonderful voices. If you’d like to weigh in on an episode - whether it be a segment in our Thursday pop culture analysis, an In Conversation guest, or this month’s book club pick, we’d love for you to call our Shameless Hotline. You miiiiight just be featured on an episode. Thanks so much for lending us your ears for this episode! Have a great day! Stay hydrated! This episode was produced by Annabelle Lee for Shameless Media.
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