65 episodes

New York City comedians Katie Compa and Raquel D’Apice present Kid/Life Crisis, a bi-weekly podcast about an exhilarating, panic-inducing topic in many women's lives: deciding whether to become a parent— or to stay child-free. Katie and Raquel sit down with comedians, writers, executives and more to talk about their experiences, and crack a few (possibly inappropriate) jokes along the way.
New episodes go live 1st and 3rd Wednesdays. Music by www.bensounds.com.

Kid/Life Crisis Katie Compa and Raquel D'Apice

    • Society & Culture
    • 4.9 • 27 Ratings

New York City comedians Katie Compa and Raquel D’Apice present Kid/Life Crisis, a bi-weekly podcast about an exhilarating, panic-inducing topic in many women's lives: deciding whether to become a parent— or to stay child-free. Katie and Raquel sit down with comedians, writers, executives and more to talk about their experiences, and crack a few (possibly inappropriate) jokes along the way.
New episodes go live 1st and 3rd Wednesdays. Music by www.bensounds.com.

    Episode 62: LaKendra Tookes (Episode 50)

    Episode 62: LaKendra Tookes (Episode 50)

    Katie and Raquel catch up with comic, actress and radio host LaKendra Tookes about therapy, ghostings, pandemic dating, cohabitating and building a future in an unstable present. (music: mindyraf.com)

    • 1 hr 4 min
    Episode 61: Abbi Crutchfield (Episode 31)

    Episode 61: Abbi Crutchfield (Episode 31)

    Katie and Raquel catch up with Abbi Crutchfield to talk about folding t-shirts, positive touch points, adult ADHD, Mary Poppins, and forging new paths. (music: mindyraf.com)

    • 53 min
    Episode 60: Mindy Raf (Episode 42)

    Episode 60: Mindy Raf (Episode 42)

    Katie and Raquel catch up with guest Mindy Raf about the societal bullseye, acceptance in community, non-monogamy, holding in farts, and our evolving longitudinal study. (music: mindyraf.com!)

    • 1 hr
    Episode 59: Jen Dziura (Episode 2)

    Episode 59: Jen Dziura (Episode 2)

    Katie and Raquel catch up with their second-ever Kid/Life Crisis guest, Jen Dziura, about memes, work schedules, boulders in the gas tank, looking at a bird, online preschool, "mom," swear words and feminism. Check out GetBullish.com! (music: mindyraf.com)

    • 1 hr 7 min
    Ophira Eisenberg (Episode 19)

    Ophira Eisenberg (Episode 19)

    On this episode, Raquel and Katie get up to date with comedian, author, and radio/podcast host Ophira Eisenberg about switching identities, acceptable risk, her birth story, the obsolescence of toys, and figuring it all out. (music: mindyraf.com) 

    • 1 hr 9 min
    Episode 57: Heather Fink (Episode 43)

    Episode 57: Heather Fink (Episode 43)

    Katie and Raquel catch up with comedian and filmmaker Heather Fink, who last spoke with us five years ago (Ep. 43), about moving to (and dating in) Los Angeles, unions, eggs, partnerships, travel and more. (music: mindyraf.com) 

    • 57 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
27 Ratings

27 Ratings

Sottbot ,

Choices

I LOVE THIS PODCAST! Great format for conversations around the baby or no baby topic. I adore the hosts and the guests are so diverse from different walks of life!

Corinvincible ,

Pushy!

I'm a big Pushy fan! Glad to find out about your podcast through her wonderful interview. Thanks for talking about the kids/no kids topic. It's hard to discuss with many of my pals. Looking forward to the next episode.

LMc89k34 ,

podcast rulzzzzz

I love this podcast so much. Such a fascinating topic that's so fraught for so many women. Katie and Raquel are fantastic hosts.

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