Katie's Crib-logo

Katie's Crib

Kids & Family Podcasts >

Katie’s Crib is a weekly podcast covering the unexpected joys, pains, foibles, and hilarity of new motherhood hosted by Scandal actress Katie Lowes. Each episode will highlight a specific parenting issue from a variety of different points of view. Each week Katie conducts a frank, intimate conversation with a fellow mom about the ups and downs of being a new parent and then brings in an expert to help put things into perspective. With empathy, honesty, and a sense of humor about it all, Katie’s Crib is a relevant, relatable, indispensable guide for new parents trying to find their way.

Katie’s Crib is a weekly podcast covering the unexpected joys, pains, foibles, and hilarity of new motherhood hosted by Scandal actress Katie Lowes. Each episode will highlight a specific parenting issue from a variety of different points of view. Each week Katie conducts a frank, intimate conversation with a fellow mom about the ups and downs of being a new parent and then brings in an expert to help put things into perspective. With empathy, honesty, and a sense of humor about it all, Katie’s Crib is a relevant, relatable, indispensable guide for new parents trying to find their way.
More Information

Location:

United States

Description:

Katie’s Crib is a weekly podcast covering the unexpected joys, pains, foibles, and hilarity of new motherhood hosted by Scandal actress Katie Lowes. Each episode will highlight a specific parenting issue from a variety of different points of view. Each week Katie conducts a frank, intimate conversation with a fellow mom about the ups and downs of being a new parent and then brings in an expert to help put things into perspective. With empathy, honesty, and a sense of humor about it all, Katie’s Crib is a relevant, relatable, indispensable guide for new parents trying to find their way.

Language:

English


Episodes

So, It's Time To Go Back To Work

6/18/2018
More
Katie and actress June Diane Raphael ("Grace and Frankie") discuss what it’s like to head back to work after giving birth and how to handle childcare. Then, Katie learns exactly what kind of rights a new parent can expect when returning to work, from labor and employment lawyer Janet Swerdlow.

Duration:01:09:49

Social Media, Screens, and Kids, Oh My!

6/11/2018
More
How much screen time is too much? Is it safe — and ethical — to share pictures of your new baby on social media? Katie talks to friend and fellow actress Melissa Fumero ("Brooklyn Nine-Nine") about her experiences with social media and screen time and her 2-year-old son. Then, child psychologist Vindia Fernandez runs down the benefits and risks of sharing kids’ photos on social media and how screen time can impact a child’s development.

Duration:01:00:59

Get To Know Your Pelvic Floor

6/4/2018
More
If you haven't heard of the pelvic floor, it's time to get acquainted. Katie talks to Stephanie Prendergast, a Physical Therapist and Co-Founder of the Pelvic Health and Rehabilitation Center and Priya Campbell Surrago, a Birth Doula and holistic Pelvic Floor Specialist at Berlin Wellness Group in Los Angeles.

Duration:01:04:51

Should You Sleep Train? We Investigate

5/28/2018
More
Katie welcomes Susie Menkes, PhD, a certified infant and toddler sleep training consultant (Founder, Healthy Little Sleepers) to talk about the ins and outs of sleep training. Then Abigail Morgan, MTOM, L.Ac., FABORM, a licensed acupuncturist and herbalist (Clinic Director & Owner, FLOAT: Chinese Medical Arts​​) shares her experiences with co-sleeping and attachment parenting with her two kids.

Duration:01:10:57

Miscarriages: You Are Not Alone

5/21/2018
More
Katie and her guests, TV writer Amy Mass and actress Jackie Seiden, discuss the physical and emotional toll of the miscarriages they had on their journey to motherhood.

Duration:00:55:03

Building Your Village

5/14/2018
More
Katie chats with actresses Angelique Cabral, Laura Mann, and Katy Davis and fitness and lifestyle guru Amy Rosoff Davis. They're all part of "Swim Club," a group of women who've supported each other on the journey through pregnancy and motherhood.

Duration:00:45:31

I've Got The Postpartum Blues

5/7/2018
More
Katie welcomes actress and comedian Casey Wilson (“Happy Endings, “Hotwives of Las Vegas,” “Bitch Sesh” podcast) to talk about the postpartum depression she experienced after giving birth to her second child. Then, Katie is joined by marriage and family therapist Lucy Rimalower to discuss the difference between postpartum depression and baby blues, how to spot the warning signs, and the many ways of getting help.

Duration:01:13:58

The Truth About C-Sections

4/30/2018
More
Katie hosts a roundtable discussion with actress Angelique Cabral ("Life in Pieces"), stay-at-home mom Emily Roiff, and Katie's OB-GYN Dr. Layne Kumetz about the truths and myths of C-sections.

Duration:00:52:47

Why Is Breastfeeding So F*cking Complicated (Part 1)

4/23/2018
More
Kristen Bell ("The Good Place") stops by Katie's Crib to share her experiences with breastfeeding. Then, Katie talks to Celebrity Make-Up Artist, Jamie Greenberg about her decision not to breastfeed. Part 1 of 2 episodes.

Duration:01:14:13

Why Is Breastfeeding So F*cking Complicated (Part 2)

4/23/2018
More
Katie welcomes Lactation Consultant, Linda Hanna (Owner, My Nursing Coach), who helped Katie through the early days of breastfeeding.

Duration:00:53:56

BONUS - To Doula Or Not To Doula

4/16/2018
More
Katie shares her birth story with doula, Rebecca Benenati (Owner, Well Born Lifestyle & Doula Services by Rebecca)

Duration:00:26:43

To Doula Or Not To Doula

4/16/2018
More
In Katie’s first episode, she welcomes doula Rebecca Benenati (Owner, Well Born Lifestyle & Doula Services by Rebecca) to help explain what doulas are and how they can play a crucial role in an expecting family’s birth plan. Then, Katie talks to her friend Jennifer Finnigan (CBS’ Salvation, FX’s Tyrant) about her own experiences with a doula and the birth of her first child.

Duration:01:06:28

Introducing: Katie's Crib

4/2/2018
More
Katie Lowes introduces her new podcast, Katie's Crib. Subscribe today!

Duration:00:01:29