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Big Fat Positive (BFP) is an entertainment podcast that follows two moms-to-be on their journey through pregnancy, week by week. With weekly check-ins, special guests and pregnancy-related segments such as "OMG I’m Freaking Out," hosts Laura Birek and Shanna Micko recount the often hilarious and always honest highs and lows of being a pregnant woman in 2018. New episodes every Monday. Music by Mont Chris Hubbard.

Big Fat Positive (BFP) is an entertainment podcast that follows two moms-to-be on their journey through pregnancy, week by week. With weekly check-ins, special guests and pregnancy-related segments such as "OMG I’m Freaking Out," hosts Laura Birek and Shanna Micko recount the often hilarious and always honest highs and lows of being a pregnant woman in 2018. New episodes every Monday. Music by Mont Chris Hubbard.
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United States

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Big Fat Positive (BFP) is an entertainment podcast that follows two moms-to-be on their journey through pregnancy, week by week. With weekly check-ins, special guests and pregnancy-related segments such as "OMG I’m Freaking Out," hosts Laura Birek and Shanna Micko recount the often hilarious and always honest highs and lows of being a pregnant woman in 2018. New episodes every Monday. Music by Mont Chris Hubbard.

Twitter:

@BFPpodcast

Language:

English

Contact:

(323) 577-8839


Episodes

Episode 10: Shooting the S*%t with Nurse Midwife Teresa Keirns

9/17/2018
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Shanna and Laura interview nurse midwife and fellow pregnant person Teresa Keirns! Teresa reveals what’s it’s like to be pregnant while delivering babies. Laura and Shanna both report on being sick while pregnant this week, and the three moms-to-be also reveal their BFPs and BFNs for the week. Laura is 17 weeks pregnant, and Shanna is 21 weeks pregnant.

Duration:00:36:51

Episode 9: To Be or Not to Be (A Baby Mama)

9/17/2018
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Shanna and Laura dive into their first Big Topic - how to decide if you want kids. Shanna reports on her 20 week anatomy scan, and Laura discusses getting parenting advice from friends. The pregnant moms-to-be also reveal their BFPs and BFNs for the week. Laura is 16 weeks pregnant, and Shanna is 20 weeks pregnant.

Duration:00:26:52

Episode 8: Gimme That Cheese - Pregnancy Cravings and Fun Facts About Fetuses

9/10/2018
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In Episode 8 of the Big Fat Positive podcast, Shanna and Laura discover that they both have anterior placentas, discuss fascinating (and cheesy) facts about their developing fetuses, and dig into the topic of pregnancy cravings. Laura is 15 weeks pregnant, and Shanna is 19 weeks pregnant.

Duration:00:24:39

Episode 7: Babymoon Bliss and Nursery Nightmares

9/10/2018
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In Episode 7 of the Big Fat Positive podcast, Laura talks about her recent babymoon to Hawaii, and Shanna describes feeling her baby move. Also, embarrassment abounds as Shanna and Laura admit the pregnancy topics they Googled this week. The moms-to-be also divulge their highs and lows (BFPs and BFNs) this week. Laura is 14 weeks pregnant, and Shanna is 18 weeks pregnant.

Duration:00:20:08

Episode 6: Fake Pregnancy Tests

9/3/2018
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In Episode 6 of the Big Fat Positive podcast, Shanna admits that her appetite is out of control, and Laura discusses being at the tail-end of the first trimester. Also, things get wacky as Shanna and Laura discuss what’s going down in the online baby forums. The moms-to-be divulge their highs and lows (BFPs and BFNs) this week. Laura is 13 weeks pregnant, and Shanna is 17 weeks pregnant.

Duration:00:26:53

Episode 5: Baby Bumps are Poppin’

9/3/2018
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In Episode 5 of the Big Fat Positive podcast, Laura talks about going to her nuchal translucency (NT) scan, and Shanna discusses how she “popped” this week. In the segment, “OMG I’m Freaking Out!” the moms-to-be discuss what pregnancy related issues they freaked out about recently. Finally, they divulge their highs and lows (BFPs and BFNs) this week. Laura is 12 weeks pregnant, and Shanna is 16 weeks pregnant.

Duration:00:24:04

Episode 3: The Big Reveal

8/27/2018
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In Episode 3 of the Big Fat Positive podcast, Laura reveals the sex of her baby, and Shanna discusses becoming an even more geriatric mother than she was before. The moms-to-be also discuss fun and unusual pregnancy facts they learned recently and divulge their highs and lows (BFPs and BFNs) this week. Laura is 10 weeks pregnant, and Shanna is 14 weeks pregnant.

Duration:00:15:22

Episode 4: Hormones and Husbands and Dogs, Oh My!

8/27/2018
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In Episode 4 of the Big Fat Positive podcast, Shanna discusses being a bundle of nerves at her second trimester screening, and Laura talks about dealing with a tragedy while pregnant. Also, things get wacky as Shanna and Laura discuss what’s going down in the online baby forums - hormones and husbands and dogs, oh my! The moms-to-be also divulge their highs and lows (BFPs and BFNs) this week. Laura is 11 weeks pregnant, and Shanna is 15 weeks pregnant.

Duration:00:20:23

Episode 2: OMG I'm Freaking Out

8/7/2018
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In Episode 2 of the Big Fat Positive podcast, Shanna reports on her first trimester screening, and Laura discusses how her geneticist mom encouraged her to do comprehensive genetic testing. The moms-to-be also discuss what pregnancy related topics they freaked out about recently and divulge their highs and lows (BFPs and BFNs) this week. Laura is 9 weeks pregnant, and Shanna is 13 weeks pregnant.

Duration:00:20:09

Episode 1: Introductions

8/7/2018
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Shanna and Laura kick off their brand new podcast by introducing themselves, checking in on their pregnancies this week, discussing what pregnancy related topics they searched for recently, and divulging their highs and lows (BFPs and BFNs) this week. Laura is 8 weeks pregnant, and Shanna is 12 weeks pregnant.

Duration:00:19:52