Season 1

April 1, 2021

EP1- What they don't tell you about breastfeeding...

(Previously: The Pumping Podcast) So, you go to all the pregnancy classes and breastfeeding classes and you think you're ready t…

Episode page
Aug. 5, 2020

EP46- Happy Birthday Pumping Podcast: Follow Up…

I cannot believe that an entire year has flown by. Starting this podcast has been such a joy for me and has given me more than I …

Episode page
July 29, 2020

EP45- Functional fertility, the root cause…

(Previously: The Pumping Podcast) This week we hear a story of infertility that was turned into power by mama, Sarah Clark. Af…

Episode page
July 22, 2020

EP44- I love you, but that was traumatic...

(Previously: The Pumping Podcast) A mama of two, whose daughter was born right at the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, Mallory …

Episode page
July 15, 2020

EP43- Lactation: healthy mamas, healthy babies...

(Previously: The Pumping Podcast) Certified Lactation Counselor, Jada Glover brings us through her lifestyle change that benef…

Episode page
July 8, 2020

EP42- Becoming...finding YOU in motherhood…

(Previously: The Pumping Podcast) Tamra Andress is the mama of one inquisitive girl and one vivacious boy. She is an entrepren…

Episode page
July 1, 2020

EP41- A military mom...

(Previously: The Pumping Podcast) July 1st...what a memorable few months we’ve been through! Thinking through this week, as we…

Episode page
June 17, 2020

EP40- C-section, the unwritten birth plan...

(Previously: The Pumping Podcast) This week’s episode is a conversation about C-sections, something that doesn’t seem to be di…

Episode page
June 10, 2020

EP39- Stop raising kids, start raising adults...

(Previously: The Pumping Podcast) A discussion with Deana and Kira, two moms from Raising Adults Podcast, about how to focus o…

Episode page
May 27, 2020

EP38- You have superhero skills...

(Previously: The Pumping Podcast) Having her first child at just 19 years old, this week’s guest, Sabrina Ben Salmi from Londo…

Episode page
May 20, 2020

EP37- Kids eat in color with Jennifer...

(Previously: The Pumping Podcast) In this episode, I sit down with Jennifer Anderson, a mama of 2 boys and a Registered Dietit…

Episode page
May 13, 2020

EP36- Tiny home living with 4...

(Previously: The Pumping Podcast) It was such a joy to sit down with a dear friend, whom I’ve babysat for quite a bit, just 3 …

Episode page
May 6, 2020

EP35- Postpartum banned from the Oscars...

(Previously: The Pumping Podcast) This week, I have a very candid chat with actress and mama, Laura Gilreath, who is the mama …

Episode page
April 29, 2020

EP34- The Dad Experience, a joint episode...

(Previously: The Pumping Podcast) This week, I worked on something a little different…  In this episode, you’ll hear a joint …

Episode page
April 22, 2020

EP33- If prayer is talking to God, meditation is listening...

(Previously: The Pumping Podcast) For the fourth episode in my Mini Meditation and Wellness Series, I am bringing you another …

Episode page
April 15, 2020

EP32- Faith, spirituality & grace at a time we need it most...

(Previously: The Pumping Podcast) For the third episode in my Mini Meditation and Wellness Series, I chatted with one of my be…

Episode page
April 8, 2020

EP31- No shame mommies, you're doing enough...

(Previously: The Pumping Podcast) For the second episode in my Mini Meditation and Wellness Series, I wanted to bring you a co…

Episode page
April 1, 2020

EP30- A moment of stillness, a meditation for you…

(Previously: The Pumping Podcast) ➡️Mamas, I have decided to start a Mini Meditation and Wellness Series for you during this t…

Episode page
March 25, 2020

EP29- Let's chat money, mamas...

(Previously: The Pumping Podcast) Dan and Kay Ockey entered marriage with $20,000 in debt and managed to pull themselves out a…

Episode page
March 18, 2020

EP28- From premie to prolapse, a not so fairytale motherhood...

(Previously: The Pumping Podcast) After performing as a Patriots cheerleader and then starting her own fitness studio, this ma…

Episode page
March 4, 2020

EP27- Two Mama Drama...

(Previously: The Pumping Podcast) This episode, I sit down with 2 Mamas- Katie and Christina Bailey. They take us through thei…

Episode page
Feb. 19, 2020

EP26- Nap-trapped mama, by choice...

(Previously: The Pumping Podcast) How do you leave a career that was everything to you? Dance- it was the love of your life an…

Episode page
Feb. 5, 2020

EP25- An extra chromosome of joy & a family of 7…

(Previously: The Pumping Podcast) Cassie Allred never intended to have a house full of 5 children, but it is the biggest bless…

Episode page
Jan. 22, 2020

EP24- Corporate by day, Mama always...

(Previously: The Pumping Podcast) My guest this week is The Office Doula, as she calls herself on Instagram, Molly Smith. Moll…

Episode page
Jan. 15, 2020

EP23- Illustrating Mom Life with Grace…

(Previously: The Pumping Podcast) An Internal Medicine Physician, Cartoonist and wonderful Mom... my guest this week, Grace Fa…

Episode page
Jan. 8, 2020

EP22- 2020 Your Best Self...

(Previously: The Pumping Podcast) 2020...MAMA’s we are in a NEW DECADE, NEW YEAR, FRESH START! My guest Amanda Butler is the p…

Episode page
Dec. 18, 2019

EP21- Lactation, Fed is Best…

(Previously: The Pumping Podcast) Sandra, The Mama Coach, sits down with me to talk about everything lactation! After struggli…

Episode page
Dec. 11, 2019

EP20- Your Host, a Mama in Training...

(Previously: The Pumping Podcast) Celebrating Episode 20 with a "Conversation with Jess"- Your Host! I wanted to take an oppor…

Episode page
Dec. 4, 2019

EP19- Infertility; You are not alone…

(Previously: The Pumping Podcast) After a long battle with infertility, my next guest, Bre Chud wrote a powerful book called T…

Episode page
Nov. 20, 2019

EP18- The VBAC Link- "My mind and body are strong"...

(Previously: The Pumping Podcast) If you are a mama who is considering a VBAC or have always been curious how to navigate a VB…

Episode page
Nov. 13, 2019

EP17- You are your own POWER...

(Previously: The Pumping Podcast) My guest this week, Corey Teresi, is the most relatable mom I have seen on Instagram. She is…

Episode page
Nov. 6, 2019

EP16- Laurel Pearl...

(Previously: The Pumping Podcast) This week, a friend from high school, Leah Bares, shares her family’s battle with Neuroblast…

Episode page
Oct. 30, 2019

EP15- FOSTERING a life of love…

(Previously: The Pumping Podcast) This week, we dive into the world of foster care with a special mama with a huge heart, Ashl…

Episode page
Oct. 23, 2019

EP14- Mamas in Academia…

(Previously: The Pumping Podcast) This week, I am bringing you a party of 3 mamas! Three professors from the University of Cen…

Episode page
Oct. 16, 2019

EP13- PART 1: Finding the beauty in the chaos…

(Previously: The Pumping Podcast) *This Episode has 2 Parts* My guest, Kayla Zuidersma, a Certified Labour & Postpartum Doula…

Episode page
Oct. 16, 2019

EP13- PART 2: Finding the beauty in the chaos…

(Previously: The Pumping Podcast) *This Episode has 2 Parts* My guest, Kayla Zuidersma, a Certified Labour & Postpartum Doula…

Episode page
Oct. 9, 2019

EP12- Becoming a mama before Broadway…

(Previously: The Pumping Podcast) From the Broadway Company of Hamilton, Liz Racanelli is a mama who found that becoming a mom…

Episode page
Oct. 2, 2019

EP11- Being a motherless mother…

(Previously: The Pumping Podcast) At just 11 years old, one of my best friends, basically my sister, lost her mother to a brai…

Episode page
Sept. 25, 2019

EP10- Loss and overcoming birth complications...

(Previously: The Pumping Podcast) Today’s guest, Paige Koupal, brings us through her journey of 3 extremely different birthing…

Episode page
Sept. 18, 2019

EP9- Happy Days, Rested Nights...

(Previously: The Pumping Podcast) In this episode, I get a chance to speak with Samantha Day, a mother of two, lover of countr…

Episode page
Sept. 11, 2019

EP8- Life is messy, but that's what makes it beautiful...

(Previously: The Pumping Podcast) September is NICU Awareness month and I found such a fun mom to share her experience in the …

Episode page
Sept. 7, 2019

EP7- BONUS EPISODE! Hypnobabies with Kerry Tuschhoff

(Previously: The Pumping Podcast) MAMA’S...I am so excited to bring you a special bonus episode with the Founder and Director …

Episode page
Sept. 4, 2019

EP6- Actor mama on the road…

(Previously: The Pumping Podcast) If you are an actor who has always wanted a family, but don't know how or if you’ve ever won…

Episode page
Aug. 29, 2019

EP5- HELLP-less...

(Previously: The Pumping Podcast) Imagine you are 30 weeks pregnant, have had an uneventful pregnancy, but then start to exper…

Episode page
Aug. 22, 2019

EP4- A couple of DADS...

(Previously: The Pumping Podcast) Here at Mamas in Training, I want to showcase how every family is different, every child is …

Episode page
Aug. 15, 2019

EP3- The sh** that nobody tells you...

(Previously: The Pumping Podcast) These days, we use so many filters on our life. This episode pulls back the curtain, deletes…

Episode page
Aug. 8, 2019

EP2- When everything seems to fail, but becoming a mama is a necessit…

(Previously: The Pumping Podcast) My guest, Kimberly Much, tells a heart-wrenching story of perseverance and strength. Nothing…

Episode page