A Utah based podcast wherein two friends discuss parenthood, history, and fandom with a unique birthy twist.
008 It's a Jungle in There
Dez talks about the birth of her placenta, recovering from a third degree tear, and her time as a NICU parent in this continuation of the birth story of her daughter Nevaeh.
Housekeeping- for the next little while we will not be uploading as often. We hope to return to weekly uploads by September. We will keep our listeners updated.
We're also excited to be vendors at the Empowering Fearless Birth conference on March 21st. We have a ticket to give away! To enter, share this episode on our social media (in a public post) and tag us. We cant wait to see you there!
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007: Born Another Day
Dez shares the story of her 7 year old Nevaeh! PROM: https://extranet.who.int/rhl/topics/pregnancy-and-childbirth/pregnancy-complications/prelabour-rupture-membranes/antibiotics-prelabour-rupture-membrane-or-near-term Birth Nerd Alert: https://evidencebasedbirth.com/evidence-inducing-labor-water-breaks-term/
006 Nayme Ghaime
The nerds explore the hilarious world of Utah baby names.
Birth Nerd Alert: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hubert_Blaine_Wolfeschlegelsteinhausenbergerdorff_Sr.
005 A Person’s A Person No Matter How Small
Trigger Warning: In this episode we talk about pregnancy loss, ectopic pregnancy and drugs that cause miscarriage.
In this episode, Als talks about her ectopic pregnancy with her baby, Drew Francis.
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004 Our Moral Objections to Modern Christmas
With Christmas behind us, the Nerds share all the things they hate about Christmas.... but also what they love.
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Deseret News Article about Jewish Hallmark Movies: https://www.deseret.com/indepth/2019/12/6/20997216/hallmark-hanukkah-movie-double-holiday-date-countdown-christmas-antisemitism-chanukah-jewish-menorah
003 A Nativity Story- But Wait, There's Myrrh!
In this fun Christmas episode, the Nerds explore the Nativity, the culture around birth in Ancient Israel and what it would have been like to raise a perfect child.
Walking With the Women of the New Testament by Heather Farrell: https://www.amazon.com/Walking-Women-Testament-Heather-Farrell/dp/1462114210/ref=sr_1_1?crid=26GCS3KOWUK4H&keywords=walking+with+the+women+of+the+new+testament&qid=1576727134&sprefix=walking+with+the%2Caps%2C241&sr=8-1
Mary, The Mother of Jesus by Camille Fronk Olson : https://www.amazon.com/Mother-Jesus-Camille-Fronk-Olson/dp/1609070054/ref=sr_1_3?keywords=camille+fronk+olson&qid=1576727045&sr=8-3
The Creation of Man portrait by Natalie Lennard: https://www.birthundisturbed.com/the-creation-of-man
Where was Santa born? https://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-41504172
Childbirth in the Holy Roman Emipre: https://www.historyextra.com/period/roman/childbirth-ancient-rome-empire-mothers-midwives-how-babies-born/
The Santa Clause 3 movie clip: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HjVr7g9lLTQ
Blog post about Mary and postpartum depression: https://newrhythmdoulas.com/mary/